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Hiccups make me sleep while driving

...of coffee helped.Those hiccups scared me because several years ago, I developed double pneumonia after hiccuping for 7½ hours straight. The pneumonia just about killed me, and that's not hyperbole; that was my pulmonologist talking.It...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-22/hiccups-make-me-sleep-while-d
William Lord Sr.

...February 14, 2015, at the University Hospital in Augusta. Mr. Lord had suffered a major stroke and subsequently developed pneumonia. Funeral services will be held from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors this Thursday, February 19, 2015...

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Aiken County man, 74, dies from apparent mistreatment

...investigating the death of an elderly Windsor man.George Gibson, 74, died Sunday at Aiken Regional Medical Center from pneumonia and severe ulcers, according to a statement from Coroner Tim Carlton. The ailments were determined to be caused by lack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-07/aiken-county-man-74-di
Drug could be pneumonia therapy

...could help treat severe lung disease like pneumonia, a Georgia Regents University researcher...tested in Vienna, Austria, and helped pneumonia patients with severe lung injury get...quicker. There is no good therapy for pneumonia other than ventilators and each year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/drug-could-be-pneumonia-ther
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...62 years. Casper passed out in the clubhouse at the Masters last year, had work on his heart and recovered from a bout of pneumonia over Thanksgiving. His son said Casper was going to cardio rehab for the past four months and was doing well until he started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-02-07/1970-masters-champion-billy-
Please vaccinate

...eliminated in the United States in 2000, so you may have forgot it's more than just a fever and rash. It also can lead to pneumonia and brain infections that can cause permanent damage.Why would anyone want to take that chance with their own child, or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-04/please-vaccinate
1970 Masters champion Billy Casper dies at 83

...62 years. Casper passed out in the clubhouse at the Masters last year, had work on his heart and recovered from a bout of pneumonia over Thanksgiving. His son said Casper was going to cardio rehab for the last four months and was doing well until he started...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/1970-masters-champion-billy-ca
FDA approves pneumonia test

...wheezing patient needs antibiotics to treat pneumonia are about to get a simple, 15-minute...Binax Inc.'s first-of-a-kind pneumonia test Monday. It uses a patient's urine...Streptococcus pneumoniae, a leading cause of pneumonia. The test should help doctors decide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/31/tec_269134.shtml
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Pneumonia: Battling the season

...Augusta had a double -- a flu shot and a pneumonia shot. "It's better to do it than...thought I was going to die." It was pneumonia, and this year, she got a vaccination...about 500,000 people will get bacterial pneumonia and about 40,000 will die. As with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/19/ent_245155.shtml
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Heartburn drugs linked to increased pneumonia risk

...Prilosec can make people more susceptible to pneumonia, probably because they reduce germ-killing...almost double the risk of developing pneumonia compared with former users. Users of...which may then infect the lungs and cause pneumonia, the researchers said. These heavily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/27/liv_432505.shtml
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