- n eruptions along a nerve path often accompanied by severe neuralgia
- n building material used as siding or roofing
- n coarse beach gravel of small waterworn stones and pebbles (or a stretch of shore covered with such gravel)
- n a small signboard outside the office of a lawyer or doctor, e.g.
- v cover with shingles
- If you've ever had shingles--a blistering rash that plagues about 1 million Americans each year, most of them elderly--chances are you know how devastating it can be.
- Merck is awaiting FDA approval for its shingles shot, Zostavax, which is designed to prevent shingles in those who are most vulnerable to the diseaseadults over age 60.
- The shingles vaccine has been available since 2006, but to date, only 2% of Americans 60 and over have been vaccinated against the disease, an extremely painful condition caused by .
News & Articles
- Your Health Matters: What is Shingles?
NBC 6 News Anchor Leslie Draffin talks with Dr. Susan Kemp about Shingles, the symptoms and treatment.
June 12, 2013 - KTAL Shreveport
- Ga. company to set up shingle plant in Maine
A Georgia-based company that manufactures cedar shingles is planning to locate a manufacturing plant in northern Maine that will create 78 new jobs. Gov. Paul LePage and Bryan Kirkey, CEO of Ecoshel, announced ...
June 11, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Treatment For Shingles | How “Fast Shingles Cure” Helps People Cure Their Shingles Naturally And quickly – V-kool
Fast Shingles Cure penned by Bob Carlton is a new shingles treatment book that provides people with a natural and step-by-step treatment for shingles. A full Fast Shingles Cure review on the site Vkool.com indicates if this book is worth buying. (PRWeb June 09, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/treatment-for-shingles/fast-shingles-cure/prweb10814742.htm
June 9, 2013 - PRWeb
- John Slattery in SouthCoastToday.com
Nothing was ever written down,says Slattery, still marveling four years later. "It was really exciting. But I got shingles, I was so nervous."
- Jennifer Granholm in Reuters
Making Michigan a leader in manufacturing green energy products continues to be a key part of our economic plan to grow the economy and create jobs,said Michigan Governor Jennifer M. Granholm. "Dow's solar shingles are another example of...
- Nicola Roberts in Belfast Telegraph
Nicola said: "Nadine's not very well at the minute and she's got a horrible bug, she's got shingles. So we all wish her well."