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Researchers from the Northwestern University claims that Covid-19 pneumonia spreads like multiple wildfires, leaving destroyed lung tissue in its wake.(ANI)

Covid-19 pneumonia causes more damage than typical pneumonia, says study

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UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2021 11:49 AM IST
Researchers from the Northwestern University claims that Covid-19 pneumonia spreads like multiple wildfires, leaving destroyed lung tissue in its wake.
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Frank Carney was a 19-year-old student when he and his 26-year-old brother, Dan, borrowed $600 from their mother to start a pizza business in 1958.(Live Mint File Photo)
Frank Carney was a 19-year-old student when he and his 26-year-old brother, Dan, borrowed $600 from their mother to start a pizza business in 1958.(Live Mint File Photo)

Pizza Hut co-founder Frank Carney dies from pneumonia at 82

By Associated Press | Posted by Amit Chaturvedi | Wichita
UPDATED ON DEC 03, 2020 07:43 AM IST
Frank Carney had recently recovered from Covid-19, but had Alzheimer’s disease for more than a decade.
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Many organisations including Kazakhstan’s health department are studying the “virus of this pneumonia”. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)
Many organisations including Kazakhstan’s health department are studying the “virus of this pneumonia”. (Representational Image)(Unsplash)

China warns of ‘unknown pneumonia’ deadlier than Covid-19 in Kazakhstan

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Saumya Sharma | Beijing
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2020 02:48 PM IST
The “unknown pneumonia in Kazakhstan caused 1,772 deaths in the first six months of the year, including 628 people in June alone”, the Chinese embassy in the central Asian country said in a statement on its WeChat platform.
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Deshprabu hailed from a royal family of local chieftains which was granted the title of Visconde de Pernem (Viscount of Pernem) by the colonial Portuguese regime.(Twitter/@deshprab)
Deshprabu hailed from a royal family of local chieftains which was granted the title of Visconde de Pernem (Viscount of Pernem) by the colonial Portuguese regime.(Twitter/@deshprab)

Two time former Goa Congress MLA passes away due to pneumonia

By Gerard de Souza | Hindustan Times, Panaji
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 10:28 AM IST
Jitendra Deshprabhu, was suffering from a bout of severe pneumonia and was brought to the hospital in a breathless state.
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Rishi Kapoor was in Delhi for the past 18 days for a film’s shoot.(Shivam Saxena/HT Photo)
Rishi Kapoor was in Delhi for the past 18 days for a film’s shoot.(Shivam Saxena/HT Photo)

Rishi Kapoor says being treated for a patch that could have led to ‘pneumonia’, thanks all for their concern

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2020 10:05 AM IST
Rishi Kapoor took to Twitter to dispel rumours about his ill health. He has now returned to Mumbai from Delhi, where he was hospitalised.
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A vendor gives out copies of newspaper with a headlines of "Wuhan break out a new type of coronavirus, Hong Kong prevent SARS repeat" at a street in Hong Kong on Saturday.(AP File Photo)
A vendor gives out copies of newspaper with a headlines of "Wuhan break out a new type of coronavirus, Hong Kong prevent SARS repeat" at a street in Hong Kong on Saturday.(AP File Photo)

India plans surveillance at major airports following pneumonia outbreak in China

By Rhythma Kaul | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2020 02:49 AM IST
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), a new type of coronavirus is the cause of the outbreak in China. The symptoms include with fever, cough and chest congestion and can lead to lung collapse and multi-organ failure in severe cases.
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A vendor gives out copies of newspaper with a headlines of "Wuhan break out a new type of coronavirus, Hong Kong prevent SARS repeat" at a street in Hong Kong, Saturday.(AP Photo)
A vendor gives out copies of newspaper with a headlines of "Wuhan break out a new type of coronavirus, Hong Kong prevent SARS repeat" at a street in Hong Kong, Saturday.(AP Photo)

First pneumonia death from mystery virus in China, world on high alert

By Sanchita Sharma | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 12, 2020 02:53 AM IST
On January 9, China announced that the cluster of pneumonia cases reported in December in Wuhan in the Hubei Province of China was caused by a new coronavirus.
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A girl wears a pollution mask in New Delhi. Pneumonia killed an estimated 126,535 children under the age of five in India in 2017, of which 27% were attributable to air pollution.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)
A girl wears a pollution mask in New Delhi. Pneumonia killed an estimated 126,535 children under the age of five in India in 2017, of which 27% were attributable to air pollution.(Biplov Bhuyan/HT PHOTO)

Bad air a major cause of deaths among children with pneumonia

By Anonna Dutt | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2019 01:42 AM IST
Owing to a huge population, India reported the second highest pneumonia-related child mortality 2018 in terms of absolute numbers. However, with a mortality rate of 5.2 children per 1,000 live births, India is one of the better performers among the 30 “high burden” countries.
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File image of Maurizio Sarri(REUTERS)
File image of Maurizio Sarri(REUTERS)

Maurizio Sarri hoping to make Juventus debut after pneumonia

By Reuters | Milan
PUBLISHED ON AUG 29, 2019 04:50 PM IST
Sarri, who missed last week’s opening match at Parma but has been in constant touch with his players throughout, was widely reported to have watched a practice on the touchline on Wednesday.
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Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri(REUTERS)
Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri(REUTERS)

Sarri to miss Juve’s opening Serie A fixtures with pneumonia

By AFP | Milan
PUBLISHED ON AUG 22, 2019 10:33 PM IST
Sarri, 60, was present at Juventus’ training ground on Thursday to coordinate work with his training staff.
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Uttar Pradesh, August 01 (ANI): Members of Samajwadi party Mahila Morcha holding a candle march to express their solidarity with Unnao rape survivor who admitted in KGMU trauma center for treatment at Gandhi Pratima in Lucknow on Thursday. (ANI Photo)
Uttar Pradesh, August 01 (ANI): Members of Samajwadi party Mahila Morcha holding a candle march to express their solidarity with Unnao rape survivor who admitted in KGMU trauma center for treatment at Gandhi Pratima in Lucknow on Thursday. (ANI Photo)

Unnao rape survivor diagnosed with pneumonia

By HT Correspondent | Lucknow
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2019 09:22 PM IST
Doctors have sent her samples for multiple tests to ascertain if she has contracted any other infection.
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Dilip Kumar was admitted to Lilavati hospital on Wednesday with a complaint of chest infection.(HT Photo)
Dilip Kumar was admitted to Lilavati hospital on Wednesday with a complaint of chest infection.(HT Photo)

Saira Banu gives update on Dilip Kumar’s health, says small patch of pneumonia found

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2018 01:54 PM IST
On Wednesday, Dilip Kumar’s nephew Faisal Farooqui shared the news on Twitter that the actor had been admitted to Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital.
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The adenoids and tonsils are strategically positioned in the nose and throat respectively to act as the first line of defence, helping to recognise airborne pathogens.(Shutterstock)
The adenoids and tonsils are strategically positioned in the nose and throat respectively to act as the first line of defence, helping to recognise airborne pathogens.(Shutterstock)

Getting tonsils removed puts you at risk of flu, asthma and pneumonia

By HT Correspondent | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2018 12:48 PM IST
Removing tonsils and adenoids in childhood can put you at greater risk of diseases like asthma, influenza and pneumonia, shows this new study.
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The study was conducted by the European Association for the Study of Obesity.(Shutterstock)
The study was conducted by the European Association for the Study of Obesity.(Shutterstock)

Obesity linked with improved survival in pneumonia patients

By Asian News International | Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2018 02:25 PM IST
Pneumonia patients who are obese are 20-30% less likely to die than patients who have normal weight.
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COPD is expected to be the third-largest cause of death globally by 2030.(Shutterstock)
COPD is expected to be the third-largest cause of death globally by 2030.(Shutterstock)

Childhood illnesses like asthma, pneumonia can trigger COPD later

By Indo Asian News Service | Indo Asian News Service, Sydney
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2018 03:55 PM IST
Three-quarters of COPD cases have their origins in poor lung function pathways beginning in childhood.
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