World Pneumonia Day Infographic
World Pneumonia Day
Every breath counts. Stop pneumonia now. November 12th. http://www.worldpneumoniaday.org
Pneumonia is the number one infectious disease killer of children under 5
99% of pneumonia deaths in children under 5 occur in low and middle income countries
Simple, proven solutions
Exclusive breastfeeding for baby’s first six months, vaccination, safe drinking water and good sanitation, frequent hand washing with soap, good nutrition especially for kids aged 6 months to 2 years, adequate indoor ventilation
Every breath counts. Stop pneumonia now.
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