Shingle White Female
Study finds three-fold increase in number of Americans diagnosed with shingles
Phoebe Harkin | | Quick Read
Bad news for baby boomers: herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO) is on the rise – and over 75s are most at risk. In a unique study spanning demographics, socioeconomic groups and geographical regions, researchers at the Kellogg Eye Center found a three-fold increase in the incidence of HZO, when shingles gets in the eye, over a 12-year period.
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