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Adult exposure to chickenpox linked to lower risk of shingles, but does not provide full protection

Adults who are exposed to a child with chickenpox (varicella) in the home are around 30% less likely to develop shingles (herpes zoster) over 20 years, finds a study in The BMJ today.

Source: Adult exposure to chickenpox linked to lower risk of shingles, but does not provide full protection

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