Do You Know Humidifier Pneumonia?
Hu Yi, director of the Department of Respiratory Medicine at the Houhu District of Wuhan Central Hospital, introduced that "humidifier pneumonia" has a new name in recent years. It not only refers to a disease of pneumonia, but also includes the respiratory system caused by the inappropriate use of humidifiers. A series of diseases. These include upper respiratory infections, bronchitis, asthma, and pneumonia. Similar to "air conditioning disease", both are caused by the unscientific use of home appliances.
"In winter, the human body has more upper respiratory tract flora than in summer, and there are significantly more Streptococcus pneumoniae. In the case of cold, fever, cough and other low body immunity, these normal flora will enter the lungs and easily cause pneumonia.