• over 1 year ago


    I am 52 y/o. I am having the shingles for the fifth time in 7 years. Who ever said you can't get them more than once well guess what you can. My insurance won't cover the cost of the shot. I don't have 275.00 to pay for it.


  • over 1 year ago

    RE: Shingles

    Hi ,

    I am sorry that you have had to go through this so many times! As this article says, getting shingles more than once isn't common but it is possible: http://wb.md/2j22yww

    Have you spoken with your doctor to see if there are any other medications or treatments that could help? This article has some information on shingles treatments that you might find helpful to look through: http://wb.md/2idXZ5o

    Finally, here are some self-care tips that can hopefully provide you with some relief from your shingles symptoms: http://wb.md/2j8GenA

    I hope that you'll check back in and let us all know how you're doing!