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Pneumonia may be contagious. Though not usually easily spread, pneumonia may be transmitted through the infected individual's sneezing and...
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no that type is created not contracted.
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Usually not, but some types can be. Most pneumonias come from bacteria we carry in our noses and throats. The bacteria can occasionally gain entry...
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The actual virus that causes a person’s pneumonia may be contagious, but exposure to that virus may not show up as pneumonia in the next person...
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There are no germs that just cause pneumonia, but many pathogens (viruses, bacteria, etc.) can result in pneumonia. While the disease is not...
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Pneumonia is caused by a variety of organisms. The time that a person is contagious varies and depends on the organism that causes the particular...
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She can go back to school when she feels better and has the energy to tolerate the school experience. Pneumonia is not contagious.
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Walking pneumonia is a contagious but mild form of pneumonia, a disease of the lungs that often results from a lung infection. Walking pneumonia is...
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It is most common in older children and adults younger than 40. People who live and work in crowded places, such as schools, have a higher risk of...