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Shingrix

Shingles is a reactivation of the chickenpox you had in previous years. The risk of shingles increases as we get older. Shingles can cause severe blisters, pain & burning on the torso, limbs or face. For 1 in 5 people with shingles the long term nerve pain can go on for months or years. This […]

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Fluzone High-Dose for 65 & Older

Fluzone High-Dose for 65 & Older Background: As people age, they become more susceptible to influenza-related complications due to immunosenescence, a natural and progressive weakening of the immune system over time. As a result, seniors are less responsive to standard dose influenza vaccine This is the rationale for the development of Fluzone High-Dose What is […]

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