Shingles Newsletter & Website Language

Sample Newsletter/Website Content

Did you know that 1 in 3 adults in the US will get shingles in their lifetime? Almost everyone knows someone who has had shingles, a virus that can cause a painful rash and nerve pain that can last for months or even years. The good news is that there’s a safe and effective vaccine available to help prevent shingles. Don't let a preventable disease like shingles keep you from doing the things you love. Take this short quiz to see if the vaccine is recommended for you: http://bit.ly/shinglesquiz. Have more questions? Give us a call or come in and we’ll be happy to answer any questions you may have! 

Voicemail or "On Hold" Message

Did you know that if you’ve ever had the chickenpox virus, you are at risk for shingles? In the US, about 1 in 3 adults will get shingles in their lifetime. Shingles can cause severe pain and keep you from doing the things that you enjoy, but it doesn’t have to. There’s a vaccine to help prevent shingles. Ask us about whether or not you or a loved one is eligible for the shingles vaccine today. To learn more, visit www.nfid.org/shingles.


To use an audio file that has already been created for voicemail messages, download the file at: Audio File

Public Service Announcement (PSA) for Social Media

View the YouTube video PSA about shingles and the vaccine available to help prevent it. Tag the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (@NFID)! 



Public Service Announcement (PSA) for In-Store TV

Use the Dropbox link to download the video file if you’d like to play the ad on TVs/monitors in your stores. Once you click the link – the upper right hand corner has a download button. Click download and save to your computer. The PSA can be uploaded and paired with any of the above social media suggestions.