Pain expert on shingles: ‘One of the most painful conditions you can have’

According to the Dutch Health Council, shingles is a serious disease. The condition affects one in four Dutch people. That is why, in the week of February 26 to March 3, 2023, attention is drawn to the symptoms of shingles and the influence this disease can have on someone’s life. How does shingles develop and what can be done about it?