Diabetics benefit from pneumonia vaccination

08/19/2008 | Reuters

A new study found diabetes is linked to a 25% to 75% increased risk of hospitalization due to pneumonia. The researchers said diabetics should receive pneumonia and flu vaccines and improve glycemic control to prevent pneumonia-related hospitalization.

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