o   See your health care provider if you suspect pneumonia. This is a potentially dangerous disease.


o   Eat a diet consisting of raw fruits and vegetables.


o   Take a protein supplement form a vegetable source, such as a free- form amino acid complex.


o   Drink plenty of fresh juices. Liquids help to thin the lung secretions. Fast on pure juices, fresh lemon juice, and distilled water.


o   Include “green drinks” in the diet or take chlorophyll in tablet form. Earth source greens & More from solgar is a good product that contains immune-building shiitake, reishi, and maitake mushrooms, chlorophyll-rich organic grasses and sea algae and phytonutrients.


o   If you are takin antibiotics, take acidophilus in capsule or liquid form three times each day. Do not take the acidophilus at the same time as the antibiotics, however.


o   Exclude form the diet dairy products, sugar, white flour products, coffee, and all tea except herbal teas.


o   Do not smoke.


o   Use a cool mist from a humidifier or vaporizer to help ease breathing.


o   Place a heating pad or a hot water bottle on your chest to relieve pain.


o   Consider using a device called air supply from wein products. This is a personal air purifier that is worn around the neck. It kills and deactivates airborne viruses, bacteria, molds, and spores.


o   To avoid passing the infection along to others, dispose of secretions properly. sneeze and/or cough into disposable tissues. Flush used tissues to discard them .