World Pneumonia Day

Every breath counts. Stop pneumonia now. November 12th.

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Pneumonia remains the major cause of mortality for children under five years old in many countries, including Nepal. Two major causes of the disease are Hib and pneumococcus. Generating data that shows the burden of the disease caused by these pathogens encourages governments to expand pneumonia prevention strategies. A key part of prevention includes the…

This blog post originally appeared on the PATH Blog and is cross posted here with permission.  Mark Alderson won’t rest easy until he solves one of the biggest problems in global health: a vaccine against pneumonia. Photo: PATH/Doune Porter. Nearly a decade ago, I joined the fight against pneumonia. The reasons were compelling then and still…

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IHME Report 2014: Pushing the Pace: Progress and Challenges in Fighting Childhood Pneumonia

The Pneumonia Diagnostics Project: improving pneumonia diagnosis in the community

The Pneumonia Diagnostics Project is working to identify the most accurate and acceptable devices for use by frontline health workers in remote settings in Cambodia, Ethiopia, South Sudan and Uganda.

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