|Sleep Apnea May Increase Pneumonia Risk; CPAP May Increase Pulmonary ...|
According to a study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal, sleep apnea poses a high risk of pneumonia potentially due to the decrease in coughing up mucus from the lungs, an increase in pulmonary aspiration, and bacterial contaminants ...
Medical Daily - Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:52
|Pneumonia on the rise among children|
Simple tests can determine if someone has pneumonia, including a chest X-ray. There are two main types of pneumonia: viral and bacterial. “Either with the viral or bacterial pneumonia, something has to get down into the lungs and infect them ...
KXAN.com - Tue, 11 Feb 2014 19:20
|Pneumonia on the Rise Among Children in Central Texas|
KCEN-TV - Tue, 11 Feb 2014 20:07
|Why you should be worried about antibiotics|
The drugs we have relied on for 70 years to fight bacterial infections—everything from infected cuts to potentially deadly pneumonia—are becoming powerless. Why? Because antibiotics are often misused by doctors, patients, and even people raising ...
ConsumerReports.org - Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:26
|Industrial Farms Need a Prescription to Fight Superbugs|
Huffington Post - Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:52
|Antibiotic Resistance and Superbugs, CDC Warns of Dangers|
Guardian Liberty Voice - Wed, 05 Mar 2014 07:45
|Hospital antimicrobial stewardship programs need pediatricians' support|
AAP News (subscription) - Tue, 04 Mar 2014 10:11
|"Awesome Guy" Remembered|
Doctors tell WOWT 6 News anyone can get bacterial pneumonia, even a healthy teenager like Key. The bacteria that causes bacterial pneumonia can reside in a person's throat and while a person's body filters germs that we breathe, sometimes those germs ...
WOWT - Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:55
|Autopsy shows Wayne State player died from pneumonia|
KLKN - Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:59
|Wayne State College player died of pneumonia|
Scottsbluff Star Herald - Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:21
|Classmates, friends honor beloved teen with smiles|
KETV Omaha - Thu, 13 Feb 2014 19:57
|Pfizer Vaccine Study Could Change Medicine (And Boost Stock)|
Pfizer Pfizer just announced in a press release that an 85,000-patient study conducted in the Netherlands shows that its Prevnar 13 vaccine prevents pneumonia and invasive bacterial infection in adults aged 65 and older. The news has the potential to ...
Forbes - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 05:23
|Has Pfizer Finally Hit Upon a New Blockbuster?|
Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:37
|UPDATE 4-Pfizer's Prevnar prevents pneumonia in elderly - study|
Reuters - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:17
|Pfizer Pneumonia Vaccine Study Meets Clinical Objectives|
Wall Street Journal - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 04:33
|Pfizer Announces Positive Top-Line Results Of Landmark Community-Acquired ...|
MarketWatch - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 04:00
|Pfizer's Prevnar prevents pneumonia in elderly - study|
Chicago Tribune (blog) - Mon, 24 Feb 2014 06:22
|Sacramento study finds oral hygiene to be a factor in hospital pneumonia cases|
By merely breathing, patients with compromised immune systems and limited mobility risk bringing bacteria from their mouths into their lungs, leading to more serious conditions, including pneumonia, Quinn said. Patients often become lax about brushing ...
Sacramento Bee - Sat, 22 Feb 2014 16:59
|Strains of flu could cause death|
There are two types — viral and bacterial. Bacterial is the deadlier form. Fishersville Baptist Church Pastor Steven Parker died Jan. 29 at the age of 49. Parker was diagnosed with bacterial pneumonia, say church members, reportedly leading to his death.
Staunton News Leader - Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:41
|Funeral for Wayne State College football player who died of pneumonia draws ...|
8 because of fluid in his lungs caused by a bacterial pneumonia infection. Key was found later in his dorm room at the campus in northeast Nebraska. Key was listed as a defensive end for Wayne State last fall. He graduated from Lincoln North Star High ...
The Republic - Sun, 16 Feb 2014 10:33
|Funeral of Wayne State College player is Saturday|
Sioux City Journal - Sat, 15 Feb 2014 10:05
|Funeral Held For Wayne State Student|
WOWT - Sun, 16 Feb 2014 10:54