Pneumonia Alternative Treatments

Pneumonia is a common illness which occurs in all age groups. People with infectious pneumonia often have a cough producing greenish or yellow sputum, or phlegm, and a high fever that may be accompanied by shaking chills. Shortness of breath is also common, as is pleuritic chest pain, a sharp or stabbing pain, either experienced during deep breaths or coughs or worsened by it. Most cases of pneumonia can be treated without hospitalization. Typically, oral antibiotics, rest, fluids, and home care are sufficient for complete resolution. Others resort to alternative and natural therapies for treating the disease. …read more from Wikipedia