Results for: Pneumonia

How do you get pneumonia?

Some people get Pneumonia when they have just gotten over a cold. It sometimes starts off as a cold/flu and gets worse. Here's a site that may help: in the related source li (MORE)
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What is pneumonia?

Pneumonia is a type of lung infection, caused by a virus orbacteria. Symptoms may be difficult breathing with pain that runsthrough the chest on inhalation, cough, headache an (MORE)

Can a pneumonia shot cause pneumonia?

No it can't, because a shot contains a changed form of the virus/bacteria but still similar so your immune system can create the antibodies to kill the pneumonia virus/bacteri (MORE)
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Who can get pneumonia?

According to Wikipedia, anyone can get Pneumonia: Pneumonia is common occurring in all age groups, and is a leading cause of death among the young, the old, and the chro (MORE)

Where can you get pneumonia?

You can get pneumonia anywhere. It starts off as a respiratory  infection caused by a virus or bacteria, but if it worsens, it can  result in pneumoia.
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Why was pneumonia named pneumonia?

  Pneumonia refers to inflammation of the lungs. "Pneumon" in Latin means lungs. The suffix "-ia" means pathological condition. In common English, pneumonia can be transla (MORE)
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What is pneumonias?

Pneumonia is inflammation of the lungs or a lung. Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs in response to a bacteria, virus, chemical, food, or any foreign substance entering (MORE)

Where can you get pneumonia from?

Pneumonia is mostly contracted by breathing in small air particles that have microorganisms harmful to the respiratory system. When someone sneezes or coughs, germs contained (MORE)