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With cold and flu season ramping up, the risk of pneumonia increases dramatically. Children under the age of two as well as adults over 65 have the highest risk to catch pneumonia. Dr. Roy Debjani, Internal Medicine at NorthShore, discusses what types of pneumonia you should know and prevention.
Dr. Debjani shares prevention tips:
It is recommended to see a doctor when a fever is 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit or higher, experiencing distressed breathing or are having chest pains.