Tag: "whooping cough"
4 Must-Know Facts About Whooping Cough
Most parents are aware of the dangers of whooping cough, a highly contagious respiratory disease. Here are four must-know facts about it.
Whooping Cough: Is Your Vaccine Current?
What you need to know about whooping cough and the vaccine to prevent it.
Protect Your Family From Whooping Cough
The bacteria bordetella pertussis has taken up residence in Greater Cincinnati and is leaving many babies, children and adults gasping for their breath. Bordatella pertussis is the bacteria which causes
Pertussis Vaccine in Teens May Reduce Infant Hospitalizations
More adolescents being vaccinated for pertussis – also known as whooping cough – appears to result in fewer pertussis-related hospitalizations in infants, according to a new study published in the
Newer Whooping Cough Vaccines Fall Flat
Youngsters who received older whole-cell whooping cough vaccines had greater protection during a recent outbreak than those who got newer acellular medications, according to a new study. During a 2010-2011