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Leading causes of death in Alaska, 2016: Flu, pneumonia surpasses ... - KTUU.com



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Leading causes of death in Alaska, 2016: Flu, pneumonia surpasses ... 
KTUU.com
Influenza and pneumonia are listed as the 10th leading cause of death in 2016, according to a state report. Previously, this spot was occupied by the assault and ...

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Types of Atypical Pneumonia - News-Medical.net



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Types of Atypical Pneumonia 
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Pneumonia is a respiratory infection, which causes the air sacs in the lungs to be filled with pus or fluid. The infection is more likely to affect those with a weakened immune system. Some forms of pneumonia may be prevented with vaccination. However ...

 


All Mice with CF That Received Iclaprim for Pneumonia Survived, Study Shows - Cystic Fibrosis News Today



All Mice with CF That Received Iclaprim for Pneumonia Survived, Study Shows 
Cystic Fibrosis News Today
All mice with cystic fibrosis that received iclaprim for a pneumonia infection survived, according to a study. Motif Bio reported the finding, which involved the Staphylococcus aureus bacteria, and the results of another preclinical-trial study at the ...

 


FDA Accepts sNDA Filing for Pneumonia Drug - MD Magazine



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FDA Accepts sNDA Filing for Pneumonia Drug 
MD Magazine
The sNDA filing seeks to expand current indications for AVYCAZ to include hospital-acquired bacterial pneumonia/ventilator-associated bacterial pneumonia (HABP/VABP) in adult patients on behalf of positive phase 3 clinical trial results evaluating ...

 


The shampoo bottle saving babies from pneumonia - BBC News



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The shampoo bottle saving babies from pneumonia 
BBC News
That evening he made a promise that he would do something to stop children dying from pneumonia. About 920,000 babies and small children die from the disease each year, mostly in South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa. After two decades of research, ...

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If the Boy Had Pneumonia, Why Did He Have Odd Sores on His Body? - New York Times



If the Boy Had Pneumonia, Why Did He Have Odd Sores on His Body? 
New York Times
?Is he a healthy kid?? Dr. Ingrid Polcari asked the boy's father. He certainly looked healthy to the young dermatologist, except for the ugly, nickel-size sore that marred his otherwise smooth, plump cheek. The 5-year-old's father had taken him in ...

 


Practice prevention to knock out pneumonia in Wilson - The Wilson Times



The Wilson Times
 
Practice prevention to knock out pneumonia in Wilson 
The Wilson Times
Chances are, you or someone you know has been diagnosed with pneumonia. Pneumonia and influenza caused 2,115 deaths in North Carolina in 2015, ranking North Carolina 49th (No. 1 being the best) in the nation for loss of life due to pneumonia deaths.

 


Complete recovery from pneumonia typically takes time - Chicago Daily Herald



Complete recovery from pneumonia typically takes time 
Chicago Daily Herald
Q: My husband was recently hospitalized for pneumonia "of undetermined origin" and treated with IV antibiotics. Does that mean they don't know whether it was viral or bacterial? Are antibiotics used for both? I'm also worried that he might have a relapse.

 


Flu shot, pneumonia shot and Tdap shot clinic today at Senior Center - Pagosa Springs Sun



Flu shot, pneumonia shot and Tdap shot clinic today at Senior Center 
Pagosa Springs Sun
A flu shot, pneumonia shot Tdap shot clinic, presented by the Walmart Pharmacy, will be held today, Thursday, Oct. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Pagosa Springs Senior Center, 451 Hot Springs Blvd., or call 264-2167. The Tdap shot for tetanus ...

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Flu, Pneumonia Deaths Surpass Assault, Homicide in Alaska - U.S. News & World Report



Flu, Pneumonia Deaths Surpass Assault, Homicide in Alaska 
U.S. News & World Report
KENAI, Alaska (AP) ? The flu and pneumonia replaced assault and homicide as Alaska's 10th leading cause of death in 2016, according to a state report. The state Department of Health and Social Services' numbers released on Monday show cancer is still ...

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