Shingle, also known as postherpetic neuralgia, is a viral disease that affect thousands of people with immuno compromised status especially in elderly population. The symptom is intensive neuralgic pain. Even though with proper anti-viral medication, patients still leave with residual pain. The good news is that acupuncture can help alleviate the symptom much faster and effective than the medication alone. The technique is called fire needling. Patients usually experience remarkable improvement in less than six sessions therapy.