Since you have had Chicken pox during childhood and are over 60 years of age you can still get the Shingles vaccine irrespective of having exposed to your grandchildren who had chicken pox. There are some contraindications to the vaccine however and be sure to discuss with your health care professional regarding the same. All the best!
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