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Treating Pneumonia by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Thu 22 Mar 2012 10:51am This article discusses community acquired pneumoniaInflammation of one or both lungs., a serious illness that is responsible for almost 10% of all chest infections in the UK. This will be helpful to anyone suffering from the symptoms of pneumonia who woul ... Read on »
DO YOU RECOGNIZE THE 7 SIGNS OF PNEUMONIA? by Stephanie S. Jewett Posted Mon 12 Apr 2010 12:00am Apr 12           Pneumonia is an infection of one or both lungs.  It occurs when either bacteria or viruses get stuck in the lungs – the germs multiply and form an infected area.  In order to understand it, things you should know include something about the lungs and what they do ... Read on »
Pneumonia by Cheri Fraker Posted Sat 27 Feb 2010 12:00am Hi All. I have been sick the entire month of February. Two weeks ago I was diagnosed with pneumonia. This has been quite an experience and one I do not wish to repeat ever again. Next week, I am off to a pulmonologist and when I recover, I will take the pneumonia vaccine and start focusing on improving my respiratory function. My chest CT ... Read on »
The leading cause of personal bankruptcy in the United States is unpaid medical bills. by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 18 Nov 2008 12:17am The leading cause of personal bankruptcy in the United States is unpaid medical bills.: "The U. S. health-care system, according to “Uninsured in America,” has created a group of people who increasingly look different from others and suffer in ways that others do not. Half of the uninsured owe money to hospitals, and a third are being pursued ... Read on »
Pneumonia - Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Wed 01 Dec 2010 2:20pm Information provided by the American Lung Association The most common symptoms of pneumonia are: Cough (with some pneumonias you may cough up greenish or yellow mucus, or even bloody mucus) Fever, which may be mild or high Shaking chills Shortness of breath, which may only occur when you climb stairs Addit ... Read on »
World Pneumonia Day is November 12 by Karen Bastille Health Maven Posted Fri 11 Nov 2011 10:02pm Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs that is usually caused by bacteria or viruses. Globally, pneumonia causes more deaths than any other infectious disease. However, it can often be prevented with vaccines and can usually be treated with antibiotics or antiviral drugs. Every 20 seconds, somewhere in the world, a ... Read on »
H1N1 (Swine) Flu Advisory for People with Lupus by Duane P. Patient Expert Posted Fri 07 Aug 2009 9:34am This notice will be updated as additional details are received from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and as determined by the Lupus Foundation of America’s Medical-Scientific Advisory Council. Please check this notice periodically until this health issue has passed. The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is aware of the concern th ... Read on »
AH1N1 (Swine) Flu Advisory for People with Lupus by Romelette L. Patient Expert Posted Tue 12 May 2009 3:27pm I read this from the LFA website and I am re-posting it here to spread the word. The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is aware of the concern that people with lupus may have about the recent outbreak of the H1N1 (Swine) Flu. Please know that the LFA is monitoring the situation and consulting with our National Medical-Scientific Advisory Counc ... Read on »
H1N1 (Swine) Flu Advisory for People with Lupus by Wick D. Posted Fri 07 Aug 2009 8:51am This notice will be updated as additional details are received from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and as determined by the Lupus Foundation of America’s Medical-Scientific Advisory Council. Please check this notice periodically until this health issue has passed. The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) is aware of the concern t ... Read on »
On a flight to China last year ... by Dr. Larry O. Medical DoctorHealth Maven Posted Tue 07 Sep 2010 1:56am On a flight to China last year, I was awoken by a flight attendant who requested I look at a passenger who apparently had become ill 8 hours into our 12 hour flight. The “patient” was a 12 year old young girl traveling with her mother, neither spoke English. A flight attendant acted as my interpreter. The only clear story I could get from the ... Read on »