Pneumonia Vaccination for all age groups

Just like in young infants, pneumonia is common cause of death in elderly. In this Corona pandemic, we have seen several adults dying due to pneumonia. So the question is whether pneumonia vaccination is available for all age groups or not?   ADULT PNEUMONIA VACCINATION Streptococcus Pneumoniae is the commonest cause of Pneumonia in elderly …

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NEWSLETTER JULY 2021

This July on Doctor’s day, we complete one year of ?our newsletter “The Playground Chat”.? First let me say a huge thank you to all the parents who replied to my newsletter telling me all the ways to improve. What a gorgeous, generous community of readers I have. You guys are the best. Our motto …

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Pneumonia Vaccine: Name with price

TYPES OF PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINES   Vaccination against a pneumococcal bacterial infection helps prevent you or your child from becoming sick from pneumococcal diseases. It also aids in preventing these diseases from spreading within your community. So, today we are going to discuss about each and every type of pneumonia vaccine available in India. Vaccination can’t …

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Say No To Pneumonia

WHAT IS PNEUMONIA? Pneumonia is an infection & inflammation of the lungs. S. Pneumonia is leading cause of bacterial pneumonia in patients beyond first few weeks of life. Symptoms of pneumococcal pneumonia may include: cough, fatigue/malaise, fever, chest pain, chills, sweats and shortness of breath.   PNEUMONIA IN CHILDREN- INDIAN CONTEXT Pneumonia is cause of …

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