World Pneumonia Day

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

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  The Pneumonia Newsletter, a new resource for child health champions compiled by the International Vaccine Access Center (IVAC), is now available. The goal: to connect advocates around the world who are fighting pneumonia, not just on World Pneumonia Day but year-round. The newsletter includes updates on pneumonia innovation, country progress, advocacy and research. This one-stop…

This article originally appeared on the Hub and is cross posted here with permission.  By: Rachel Wallach When a child is diagnosed with pneumonia—the leading infectious cause of death in children worldwide—the treatment depends on whether the pneumonia is viral or bacterial. Tests to differentiate between the two are both expensive and invasive. This spring,…

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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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Download UNICEF's World Pneumonia Day shareable graphics UNICEF World Pneumonia Day graphics and share with your social networks.

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