A surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children.
(CBS Charlotte) — Whooping Cough, also known as Pertussis, is a serious respiratory infection that is especially deadly in infants and children. Symptoms of whooping cough surfaced in the 16th Century — but the first […]
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — State officials are reporting North Carolina’s first death from whooping cough in 2013. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services reported Friday that a 3-week-old from Transylvania County died from […]
State health officials say the number of cases of whooping cough is increasing in the Upstate.