World Pneumonia Day: What is Pneumonia? How Does Air Pollution Make Matters Worse? | The Quint

रोजी प्रकाशित केले 11 नोव्हेंबर, 2020
Pneumonia kills one child every 39 minutes globally and is the 2nd highest cause of death in children under 5 in India. What progress has India made to prevent these deaths? What is the disease? How does air pollution make matters worse? We speak with Dr Madhu Gupta, Professor of Community Medicine, PGIMER.
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