Article - 4 Minute Read
May 3, 2018
Older adults and seniors need protection against infectious illnesses just like children do. Vaccines are essential.
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Categorized as: Cold and Flu, Family Health, Health Topics A-Z, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: influenza, Pertussis, Pinnacle Health, pneumonia, shingles, vaccine, Whooping Cough
Article - 3 Minute Read
February 10, 2017
Pneumonia is an infection that can affect one or both lungs. Knowing how to recognize pneumonia symptoms is critical to your health.
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Categorized as: Family Health
Tagged with: flu, lung conditions, pneumonia, treating illness
Article - 2 Minute Read
December 21, 2016
Learn how the UPMC Rehabilitation Institute helped one woman recover from debilitating illness.
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Categorized as: Rehabilitation
Tagged with: H1N1, Patient Stories, pneumonia, respiratory illness, UPMC Rehabilitation Institute
February 15, 2015
What should you do if your heart hurts? Chest pain can be caused by many different conditions, and it's important to find out what's causing yours.
Categorized as: Heart and Vascular Health
Tagged with: aortic dissection, arrhythmia, broken rib, chest pain, coronary artery disease, heart, heart attack, heart pain, heart rhythm problems, heart valve condition, heart valve problems, pneumonia, rib fracture
December 9, 2013
Are you ready for the flu season? Check out our infographic and learn all the flu shot facts you need to know
Categorized as: Cold and Flu, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: bronchitis, CDC, death, ear infection, flu prevention, flu season, flu shot complications, flu vaccine, inactivated flu vaccine, influenza virus, live vaccine, nasal vaccine, pneumonia, sinusitis