9 months Questions on pneumonia answered MB |LS
  So what can you do to protect yourself? Dr. Philip Eng, senior respiratory consultant and ICU physician at Mount Elizabeth Hospital in Singapore, answers questions about the condition. What is pneumonia? “Pneumonia is a common condition that affects people of all ages and genders,” explained Dr. Eng. “While many people associate pneumonia with the elderly, it is in fact the most common cause of death in children worldwide, and one of the top five causes of death in adults of all ages. Somewhere between 250,000 and five million people die from the condition every year. “If you have ... more