Originally Posted by Dancinboots
Shingles is not contagious.
My dr and the pharmasist told me I could give chicken pox to anyone who hadn't either had them or hadn't been vaccinated. I could also give them to pregnant women to actively stay away from pregnant women when I am in the blister stage of the virus.
I was also told that I could give SHINGLES to someone who has had chickenpox who might have a weakened immune system from anything, a cold, the flu ect.