Staph infection on the skin are highly common. They are caused by the staphylococcus bacteria. Most everyone has a small amount of this bacteria on their skin at all times, which means that it’s mostly harmless. However, if the bacteria build up (usually due to poor hygiene), then the bacteria can cause a staph infection on the skin. Luckily, there are dozens of home remedies for staph infections.
Shingles is a virus that is caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox, the varicella-zoster virus. Shingles are found in most people who had chickenpox because the varicella-zoster virus is dormant in the nerve tissue by your spinal cord and brain. The virus can become active again years after you suffered from chickenpox.