Chickenpox is often seen as a childhood rite of passage. It is caused by the Varicella-Zoster virus and affects mainly children. However, many are unaware of the potential affects that chickenpox can have in adults and children. The Varicella-Zoster virus can potentially cause serious nervous and brain complications in adulthood. This is known as shingles.
Follow Uthaya as he takes you through some facts about chickenpox and shingles.