Results for: Pneumonia

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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 (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)
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How can you get pneumonia?

Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs caused by a bacteria, virus,or more rarely, a fungus. A person contracts pneumonia by beingexposed to the pathogen.
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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)
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Where can you get pneumonia?

You can get pneumonia anywhere. It starts off as a respiratoryinfection caused by a virus or bacteria, but if it worsens, it canresult 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 translated as (MORE)
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What to do about Pneumonia?

Go to a doctor, ASAP, and get a antibiotic, rest etc. etc. it is VERY deadly
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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)
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Difference in walking pneumonia and pneumonia?

i myself have had walking pneumonia and it is the same infection but with walking pneumonia you don't really feel all that ill. you caould just feel as though you have a cold (MORE)