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What is pneumonia?

Pneumonia is an infection caused by bacteria. It can spread to parts of your body like your lungs and blood. This is a serious infection and can be life‐threatening for some people. 


Immunizations keep your child healthy

They work by helping the body fight illness. In most cases, the shots will prevent your child from getting serious diseases. If your child does get sick, it will most likely be a much milder case.  


Take steps to avoid pneumococcal disease

Pneumococcal disease is a serious illness.  It is caused by bacteria. It can affect different parts of your body. In your lungs it is called pneumonia. In your blood it is called bacteremia. In your brain it is called meningitis. Anyone can get pneumococcal disease.  


How can I lower my triglycerides?

Triglycerides are a type of fat found in your blood. Most of this type of fat comes from the foods you eat. Triglycerides are normal, but too much may raise the risk of heart disease and diabetes. 


What you need to know about curing Chlamydia

Your sex partner has been treated for a sexually transmitted disease (STD) called CHLAMYDIA. You can get it from having sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) with someone who has chlamydia.  



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