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Adults over 60 should get shingles vaccine, CDC recommends
USA Today

Everyone over 60 should be vaccinated against shingles, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends in a report Tuesday. Nearly one out of three people in the USA will develop shingles, a painful and potentially serious condition also known as herpes zoster, the CDC says. Yet only 10% of those 60 and older — the group most at risk for shingles — got the vaccine (Zostavax) in 2009.

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