can pneumonia develop during the flu?
20 Jan 2013
Yes, from a cold or flu you can pass on to Pneumonia.
The most common symptoms of pneumonia are:
Cough (with some pneumonias you may cough up greenish or yellow mucus, or even bloody mucus)
Fever, which may be mild or high
Shortness of breath (may only occur when you climb stairs)
Other symptoms include:
Confusion, especially in older people
Excess sweating and clammy skin
Loss of appetite, low energy, and fatigue
Sharp or stabbing chest pain that gets worse when you breathe deeply or cough
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