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Shingles is a virus that causes a painful and blistering rash. If you've had chickenpox, then you are at risk of developing shingles which is caused by the varicella-zoster virus. This is the same virus that causes chickenpox. There are many treatments for shingles that can help you deal with the pain and discomfort. Shingles is not life-threatening but can be almost unbearable due to the pain. You may need to try several remedies until you find one that gives you relief.

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1. Neem Leaves

Neem leaves have antiviral properties that can counteract the effects of the varicella-zoster virus. You can prepare a poultice of neem leaves and apply to the affected areas. This will provide you with much-needed relief and will also help heal the skin. Placing a few neem leaves in your bath water and soaking the affected areas can also help your skin.

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