Thread: Shingles!!
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Old 12-11-17, 10:07 AM
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Originally Posted by Timtruro View Post
I was looking forward to a lot of rides this fall but early in September I contracted a severe case of shingles. Its been painful, irritating and debilitating. Consequently no riding since about September 4th. Just now feeling a bit better although I still tire easily. Of course my doctor had advised getting the vaccine but I never thought it would happen to ME. Please if you're over 50, get the shot, don't leave it to chance like I did.
There is not doubt older people should get a shot for shingles, and pneumonia. So many old people die of pneumonia.
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