Pneumonia kills a child every 39 seconds, health agencies say

By Kate Kelland

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This article will not get the attention it deserves.

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i agree, unfortunately this will not get the attention it deserves.

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Get the vaccine, I had a friend that contracted it, she got vaccinated for protection

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I had pneumonia when I was 4 years old. The children in the post don't have the healthcare.

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My son is just coming off it. It's hai-en in Japanese. He had a persistent cough, we had him tested, and that's what they found. It wasn't the micoplasma type, otherwise I think he might have had to stay off school longer than he did.

It is tragic that children are still dying from it across the world.

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