Bacterial Pneumonia

EVEN YOU CAN GET IT!!!!

What is pneumonia??

  • Bacterial pneumonia is a communicable disease in your lungs.
  • This bacteria causes your lung's air sacs to swell and fill with pus and fluid.
  • Pneumonia causes your body to be unable to exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide.

Big image

Symptoms

  • fever
  • shortness of breath
  • chest pain
  • sore throat
  • coughing

Prevention!!!!!!!!!

  • stop smoking ( you are more likely to get pneumonia if you smoke)
  • stay away from people that have the cold or flu
  • wash you hands often