Varicella (Chickenpox) Information
The CDC provides answers to frequently asked questions about Varicella, including the following:
- What is varicella (chickenpox)?
- How do you get chickenpox?
- Can you get chickenpox if you've been vaccinated?
- What is the chickenpox illness like?
- What are the serious complications from chickenpox?
- Can a healthy person who gets varicella die from the disease?
- Can chickenpox be prevented?
- Can you get chickenpox more than once?
- Chickenpox in children is usually not serious. Why not let children get the disease?