The name originiated from ancient Greek, meaning Inflammation or lung itself.
It was discovered for the first time, before modern times.
Pneumonia is given to people who smoke, drink a lot of alcohol, or have weak immune systems, or by contagious ways...
Edwin Klebs first saw bacteria in the airways of bacteria. It was later discovered that this bacteria led to Pneumonia.
Louis Pasteur and George Sternberg discovered the bacteria associated in pneumonia cases.
In the 1930's, many ways to handle Pneumonia were discovered.
In 2010, $17 Billion was spent on pneumonia itself globally.
The United States estimates that it would take about $20 Billion more to help find a very accurate cure and eventual end to Pneumonia.
Some home remedies were proven to help fight Pneumonia.
A new prediction model shows proves promising results to cure Pneumonia.