Newsbriefs: Shingles & Stroke, Heart Attack Risk; Depression & Chronic Pain; Garlic Breath; Menopause

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Shingles Increases Short-Term Risk of Stroke and Heart Attack Herpes zoster, also known as shingles, is associated with an increased risk of stroke and heart attack, according to a study of Medicare beneficiaries conducted at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The research team identified 42,954 adults over age 65 who had been […]

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