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Fact Sheets

Shingles fact sheet for adults.

New shingles vaccine fact sheet for adults
This fact sheet describes who should get the new shingles vaccine as well as the benefits and side effects.

Shingles fact sheet for HCP's.

New shingles vaccine fact sheet for healthcare providers
This fact sheet describes vaccine storage and administration as well as patient counseling for the new vaccine.


Graphics

Intramuscular Shingrix Vaccination Infographic

You Call The Shots – Intramuscular Shingrix vaccination (recombinant zoster vaccine)
This infographic promotes safe vaccination practices by educating and reminding providers about proper intramuscular (IM) vaccine administration technique for Shingrix.

Shingles Vaccine Social Media and Web Graphics: for the Public

These graphics remind people that they need 2 doses of new shingles vaccine. They can be used on websites and social media.

Shingles Vaccine Social Media and Web Graphics: for Healthcare Providers

These graphics remind people that they need 2 doses of new shingles vaccine. They can be used on websites and social media.


Web Feature

Man and Woman taking a picture.

Protect Yourself against Shingles: Get Vaccinated
Almost one out of three people in the United States will develop shingles during their lifetime. If you are age 60 years or older, get vaccinated to reduce your risk of developing the often painful disease.


Mobile App

image of mobile devices

Disease of the Week: Shingles
Download CDC’s mobile app (available for iOS and Android). Find Shingles and take the quiz to test your knowledge about the disease.


Videos

Video: Shingrix Update: Common Shingrix Reactions—Which Can Be Prevented

CDC Expert Commentary: Shingrix Update: Common Shingrix Reactions—Which Can Be Prevented
View this videoExternal (4:22 minutes) Dr. Kathleen Dooling discusses common local and systemic reactions to the new shingles vaccine and how to counsel patients.
Date Released: 2/1/19

Medscape video; Dr. Kathleen Dooling

CDC Expert Commentary: Everything You Need to Know About Shingrix
View this videoExternal (3:58 minutes) Dr. Kathleen Dooling discusses storage, administration, and patient counseling for the new shingles vaccine
Date Released: 4/30/18

herpes Zoster rates are increasing video

CDC Expert Commentary — Herpes Zoster Rates Are Increasing, but Why?
View this videoExternal (4:06 minutes) Dr. Craig Hales discusses why the increases in shingles rates among adults are unlikely to be related to childhood chickenpox vaccination.
Date Released: 4/14/2014 (Discusses Zostavax)

Herpes Zoster: Who's at Risk and Who Should be Vaccinated.

Herpes Zoster: Who’s at Risk and Who Should be Vaccinated
View this videoExternal (4:35 minutes) Learn about how effective the herpes zoster vaccine is and what the current recommendations are for vaccinating patients.
Date Released: 11/21/2011 (About Zostavax)


Podcasts

There’s a Vaccine for Shingles?!

There’s a Vaccine for Shingles?!
Listen To This Podcast (1:42 minutes)This podcast answers a listener’s question about the vaccine for shingles.
Date Released: 7/13/2009

Healthy aging podcast

Immunizations Part II: Shingles Vaccine
Listen To This Podcast (7:05 minutes)This podcast discusses older adults and shingles, as well as the importance of getting the shingles vaccine.
Date Released: 9/24/2008


Web Button

Shingles Web Button

Web button to lead people to our shingles website, and print icon files that are resizable for your billboards, posters, banners, signs, newsletters, etc.

Add this button to your web site.

Page last reviewed: October 17, 2017