Nov 10, 2010 ... As we told you earlier this week, this Friday is World Pneumonia Day. Pneumonia
claims more lives than any other disease in the developing ...
Jun 10, 2015 ... The major types of pneumococcal disease are pneumonia (lung infection),
bacteremia (blood infection), and meningitis (infection of the ...
Nov 13, 2014 ... Know that pneumonia clings more lives did you know that pneumonia claims
more lives than any other disease in the developing world?
People 65 years old or older are more prone to get pneumonia but their
symptoms may not be typical. How to prevent and treat.
National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID)
About 1 out of every 20 people who contract pneumococcal pneumonia die from
it. These bacteria cause 3,000 - 6,000 cases of meningitis annually and the ...
Pneumonia. The Facts: Pneumonia kills some 1.2 million children under age five
each year (18% of under-five deaths);; It is the number one killer of children ...
WHO fact sheet on pneumonia provides key facts and information on causes,
presenting features, economic costs, treatment, prevention and WHO response.
pneumonia , acute infection of one or both lungs that can be caused by a ...
Encyclopedia.com -- Online dictionary and encyclopedia of facts, information,
Pneumococcal disease can cause pneumonia, bloodstream infection (sepsis), or
meningitis. The bacteria spread through coughing or sneezing, or through ...