Pneumonia is a serious medical condition & potentially life-threatening illness and it is one of the leading causes of death in Singapore, just behind cancer. According to data from the Ministry of Health (MOH), pneumonia alone accounts for 20.6% of deaths in Singapore during 2018. Elderly over the age of 65, infants and young children, as well as people with chronic diseases are at greater risk of developing severe pneumonia, which can be life-threatening.
Fortunately, all hope is not lost for people suffering from pneumonia, as there are treatments available to help you recover. In this guide, we will explore the possible methods of treating pneumonia in Singapore.