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HEALTH

How Pneumonia affect the lungs, Symptoms and Causes

Pneumonia is an infection one can contract from germs, viruses, and fungi and it has symptoms such as cold and flu-like. When you have pneumonia, it can get serious which is dependent on the particular germ that caused pneumonia and the person's overall health and age.

  3 months ago ago
How Pneumonia affect the lungs, Symptoms and Causes

HEALTH

Lung Infection: All you need to know about Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a lung infection caused by microorganisms such as bacteria, viruses, or fungi. Some of these organisms spread from person to person, so you may be contagious if you have certain types of pneumonia. Although, not all may develop pneumonia when exposed to the same germs.

  3 months ago ago
Lung Infection: All you need to know about Pneumonia

HEALTH

How Pneumonia Can Be Treated And Its Risk Factor

If you have developed pneumonia, your treatment will be based on the kind of pneumonia you have, how serious it is as well as your health in general. Prescription medications Your doctor or medical consultant can prescribe a medication to aid in treating of your pneumonia. What your doctor prescribes will be based on the actual cause of your infection.

  3 months ago ago
How Pneumonia Can Be Treated And Its Risk Factor

HEALTH

Lung disease (Pneumonia) in Sickle cell disease SCD

Lung disease is a pulmonary disorder in sickle cell patients is characterized by the development of high blood pressure in their lungs. Patients with sickle cell anemia are susceptible to risk with an infection that is due to pneumococcal pneumonia and pulmonary infection. Pneumonia can be particularly severe in patients and has been termed acute chest syndrome due to this reason.

  3 months ago ago
Lung disease (Pneumonia) in Sickle cell disease SCD

RELIGION

10 Foolish things people do in the Name of Faith - Bishop Irabor Wisdom.

A Nigerian Pastor Identified as Bishop Irabor Wisdom of Answer's Assembly in Warri, Delta State has revealed 10 Foolish things people do in the Name of Faith. Here are the things the pastor listed out as some Foolish things people do in the Name of Faith. 1.

  7 months ago ago
10 Foolish things people do in the Name of Faith - Bishop Irabor Wisdom.

HEALTH

Stop Using Ceiling Fans In Your Home If You Have This 3 Health Conditions

Ceiling fans are one of the oldest and common household appliances we use for ventilation. They are more economical when compared to other appliances like the air conditioners. Despite the fact that they are mostly used by average Nigerians, ceiling fans are not good for everyone. There are some health conditions that can get worsen when you make use of ceiling fans. This is because of the particles and dust that accompanies the fan when it is put on. If you have these (3) health complications, avoid the use

  1 year ago ago
Stop Using Ceiling Fans In Your Home If You Have This 3 Health Conditions

HEALTH

6 Warning signs of Pneumonia

There are lots of illness in our society today that most people suffer from and pneumonia is one of them. Pneumonia is an infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. The illness is said to be dangerous as it could be a life-threatening when it gets severe.

  5 months ago ago
6 Warning signs of Pneumonia

HEALTH

Risk factors and home remedies for Pneumonia

We often get patients who complain of having symptoms of pneumonia without even undergoing medical tests to ascertain the cause of those symptoms they feel. So in this article, I want to shade more light on causes and home remedies of pneumonia. What is Pneumonia? It can be defined as an inflammatory disorder of the lungs due to an infection of the airways.

  6 months ago ago
Risk factors and home remedies for Pneumonia

HEALTH

Pneumonia Kills! Stop Excess Intake Of These 3 Things If You Want To Be Strong And Enjoy Your Life

When the alveoli in your lungs become inflamed like the one in the picture below, you are at risk of pneumonia infection Pneumonia accounts for about 10% of death annually, especially in children. But the truth remains that everybody can contact pneumonia, and everybody (both adults and children) can also die as a result of pneumonia. Unfortunately, many people are yet to see the life threatening nature of pneumonia infection and therefore still living their lives the way they want. That has contributed immensely

  1 year ago ago
Pneumonia Kills! Stop Excess Intake Of These 3 Things If You Want To Be Strong And Enjoy Your Life

POLITICS

A Former President of An African Country Who Ruled For 27 Years Has Died At Age 97

Death is inevitable and every human alive is expected to die one day. When death strikes, it creates a vacuum that is always hard to fill. This inevitable vacuum may have just been created in the heart of Zambians following the death of one of the country's founding fathers.

  7 months ago ago
A Former President of An African Country Who Ruled For 27 Years Has Died At Age 97

HEALTH

All you need to know about Pneumonia

According to Medline Plus, pneumonia is an infection in one or both lungs that causes the pulmonary alveoli to fill with fluid or pus. (Photo Credit: Getty images) This condition does not impact everyone equally, since it can range in severity from mild to severe, depending on the type of germ that causes the infection, the age of the person who is infected, and their overall health.

  6 months ago ago
All you need to know about Pneumonia

HEALTH

Check Out The Symptoms And Preventions Of A Deadly Infection Called Pneumonia

Pneumonia can be described as an infection that affects the lungs of an individual. Pneumonia is the inflammation of the airsacs in the lungs which makes breathing very difficult. Pneumonia can be caused by bacteria, fungi, and virus.This infection is common to individuals between the age of 5 and 65.Pneumonia is a contagious infection that can spread from one person to another.

  6 months ago ago
Check Out The Symptoms And Preventions Of A Deadly Infection Called Pneumonia

HEALTH

10 Signs that You May Be Suffering From Pneumonia

Pneumonia is one of the dangerous sicknesses that kill a lot of people in developing countries like Nigeria.About 1.5 million people suffer this disease in Nigeria every year.Pneumonia is an infection that attacks the lungs .It causes inflammation in the air sacs of the lungs causing it to be filled with fluids or pus.

  8 months ago ago
10 Signs that You May Be Suffering From Pneumonia

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Beware of Pneumonia in Your Baby, Check Out How To Recognize the Signs

Pneumonia is one of the highest infectious causes of death in children under 5 years of age. Pneumonia itself is an infection that attacks the lung tissue until it becomes inflamed or swollen and can cause serious problems. The causes can be various, ranging from bacteria, viruses, to fungi. Pneumonia can affect anyone, but babies under 2 years of age are more susceptible to this disease. Unfortunately, many parents do not recognize the symptoms or signs of pneumonia in babies, which makes this disease often

  1 year ago ago
Beware of Pneumonia in Your Baby, Check Out How To Recognize the Signs

HEALTH

What You Need to Know About Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by bacteria, viruses, or fungi. Infection can cause the air sores in the lungs to expand and fill with fluid or pus. This makes it more difficult for the oxygen you breathe in to enter the bloodstream.

  6 months ago ago
What You Need to Know About Pneumonia

HEALTH

Causes and Risk Factors of Pneumonia

Pneumonia is a medical condition that cause swelling (inflammation) of the tissue in one or both lungs. It's usually caused by a bacterial infection, mostly by Streptococcus pneumoniae. Pneumonia can affect people of any age. Symptoms Of Pneumonia Cough (dry, or produce thick yellow, green, brown or blood-stained mucus (phlegm).

  8 months ago ago
Causes and Risk Factors of Pneumonia

HEALTH

Do These Things To Avoid Pneumonia

Pneumonia is an ILLNESS that hives air sacs load with fluid in the lungs.This illness is life-threatening to every one of its patients and can be caused by a virus, bacteria, and fungi.

  9 months ago ago
Do These Things To Avoid Pneumonia

ENTERTAINMENT

BBNaija: "You Were Meant To Shut Up"- Tacha Says As She Scolds Fans Who Were Cursing One Another

Big Brother Naija season 4 housemate Tacha Akide scolds fans who were fighting and cursing one another. The reality TV expressed she was really angry with them Yesterday, two fans started a conversation in a friendly way until the conversation led into a fight. A girl identified by her twitter name Lambolites_doll cursed another fan after the fan asked her how her pneumonia was going. Lambolites_doll saw the question as an insult but The other fan explained he asked her the question because he knows Pneumonia

  1 year ago ago
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HEALTH

Covid-19 My Vaccine Experience

Yesterday I had my Covid 19 vaccination.I had the Pfizer vaccination and I really couldn’t wait for this day to arrive.Most of you will know that my Covid 19 and Long Covid experience has been horrendous.

  10 months ago ago
Covid-19 My Vaccine Experience

HEALTH

If You Notice Any Of These Signs, Go To The Hospital For A Pneumonia Test

Pneumonia is an acute infection of the lungs.It often occurs after other respiratory illnesses such as measies, whooping cough, flu, bronchitis, asthma or any very serious iliness, especially in babies and old people.Aiso, a person with AIDS may develop pneumonia.

  9 months ago ago
If You Notice Any Of These Signs, Go To The Hospital For A Pneumonia Test