MedWatch Today: New and Improved Shingles Vaccine

Med Watch Today

FRESNO, California (KSEE/KGPE) – Did you know that the same virus that causes chickenpox also causes painful blisters called shingles?  Even if you’ve already had chickenpox or been vaccinated, you could still be at risk.  But, a new and improved shingles vaccine, recently approved by the FDA is proving to be more than 90 percent effective.  Internal Medicine Dr. Kimpreet Aulakh tells you more.

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