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Crow Wing County offers shingles vaccine


Crow Wing County Community Services Health Division offers Zostavax (shingles) vaccine on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. at the Crow Wing County Community Services Health Division office on Laurel Street in Brainerd.

Shingles is a painful skin rash, often with blisters. It is also called Herpes Zoster or just Zoster. The shingles vaccine called Zostavax is recommended for adults age 60 and older.

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