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Complications From Seasonal Flu
by Kimberly Allen, RN Winter is upon us and alson with the snow and cold come the seasonal illnesses like the flu.  The CDC estimates that approximately 20% of the people living in the US will contract the flu this season and out of that 20% approximately 200,000 people will develop complications requiring... Read more
Pneumonia

Pneumonia

Medical September 17, 2012

Pneumonia is an inflammation in the lungs, specifically the tiny air sac’s called aveoli. There are approximately a half billion cases of pneumonia worldwide every year. In the US over 3 million people are diagnosed with pneumonia every year, of those more than a half million will need to be hospitalized for treatment…

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