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Just Say No to the Shingles Vaccination!

…have to be vaccinated to prevent one case of shingles, and 1,087 would need to be treated to prevent one case of postherpetic neuralgia (lingering nerve pain after an initial attack)—at a cost of $150–$300 per shingles vaccination. Of course, you should make up your own mind, but I can tell you that…

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Say Goodbye to Sciatica

…The suggested dose of Meriva for pain relief is 1,500–2,000 mg once or twice a day. Some physicians prescribe analgesics, muscle relaxers, and nerve pain medications for sciatica, but I discourage their use—unless they’re applied topically. When specially prepared compounds of these drugs are rubbed…

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Treating Shingles Naturally

…and eventually progresses into a blistering, oozing, painful rash. Many folks are also plagued with postherpetic neuralgia (PHN)—unrelenting nerve pain that can linger for years after an initial shingles attack. PHN symptoms vary in severity from tenderness in the affected area to shooting, stabbing…

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