1⃣The viruses & bacteria that are commonly found in a 🧒's 👃 or throat, can infect the lungs if they are inhaled
2⃣Via air-borne droplets from a cough or 🤧
3⃣Through blood, especially during & shortly after birth
🔥🥘 Reducing exposure to indoor air pollution
🏡 Improving housing conditions
🚬 Avoiding smoking near children
The antibiotic therapy must ALWAYS be prescribed by a qualified healthcare professional.
Evidence shows children are dying from preventable diseases, like #pneumonia, because effective interventions are not provided equitably across all communities.
🍐 nutritious food
🏡 a clean environment
Ensuring that families have access to health services and the right medicines is also essential.