Category Archives: Shingles


Shingles and Chinese Medicine Shingles, or herpes zoster, is a painful, debilitating disease that afflicts over 500,000 Americans each year. Bio-Scientifically speaking, the illness is caused by a virus, the same virus which causes chicken pox in children and adults. It begins as a hypersensitive area of the skin, with itching and/or burning, usually around Continue Reading