What You Need To Know About Pneumonia

By Dr. Zubair Abdulahi All over the world, there is no single infectious entity responsible for more deaths of children than Pneumonia. Every year, around 800,000 children die from it – more deaths in one year than deaths from AIDS and Malaria combined, which is analogous to 1200 jumbo plane crashes every year. Every minute,…

Exclusive breastfeeding, Immunisation reduce cases of pneumonia

As the World Pneumonia Day is observed on Tuesday, Nigerians have been urged to practise exclusive breastfeeding and get their infants immunised to reduce the risk of pneumonia deaths. The report of a research conducted by University College London, University College Hospital Ibadan, University of Melbourne and Johns, Hopkins University, covering November 2018 to June…