I was diagnosed with pneumonia in October. The doctor told me to rest, really rest. She told me to expect to feel better after a couple of days of antibiotics, but that I still must rest. She told me I would have good days, but they would be followed by bad days.
"Why Does It Take So Long to Recover From Pneumonia?" is from the January 02, 2017 Health & Science section of The Washington Post. It was written by Jill U. Adams and narrated by Jenny Hoops.