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Whooping Cough is a serious bacterial infection of the lungs and breathing tubes that spreads easily. Whooping cough begins like a cold, but develops into severe coughing and gasping for air. Long spells of coughing may cause vomiting, and broken blood vessels in the eyes and on the skin. Also called pertussis.
History of vaccines offers guidance on COVID-19 prevention in pregnant women

History of vaccines offers guidance on COVID-19 prevention in pregnant women

Researchers receive NIH grant to develop more effective flu vaccines

Researchers receive NIH grant to develop more effective flu vaccines

Evidence review: COVID-19 infections are generally 'mild' in children under five years

Evidence review: COVID-19 infections are generally 'mild' in children under five years

SARS-CoV-2 infection increases risk of severe COVID-19 in pregnant women, newborns

SARS-CoV-2 infection increases risk of severe COVID-19 in pregnant women, newborns

Strategizing pediatric healthcare preparedness for the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

Strategizing pediatric healthcare preparedness for the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers receive $1.9 million federal grant to find Lyme disease vaccine

Researchers receive $1.9 million federal grant to find Lyme disease vaccine

Trust, fear and solidarity will determine the success of a COVID vaccine

Trust, fear and solidarity will determine the success of a COVID vaccine

Tuberculosis and polio vaccines may offer temporary protection against SARS-CoV-2

Tuberculosis and polio vaccines may offer temporary protection against SARS-CoV-2

Study highlights the importance of child vaccine against infections

Study highlights the importance of child vaccine against infections

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

U.S. may have to spend hundreds of billions treating COVID-19

U.S. may have to spend hundreds of billions treating COVID-19

New Australian pilot program to monitor the effects of flu vaccines

New Australian pilot program to monitor the effects of flu vaccines

New whooping cough vaccine needed to protect from emerging superbug strains

New whooping cough vaccine needed to protect from emerging superbug strains

ART may not be completely effective in restoring immune protection, study suggests

ART may not be completely effective in restoring immune protection, study suggests

Legislation and rising incidence of vaccine preventable diseases – the connection explored

Legislation and rising incidence of vaccine preventable diseases – the connection explored

New CDC report raises concern over growing threat of antibiotic resistance

New CDC report raises concern over growing threat of antibiotic resistance

FIRS calls for an end to preventable deaths from pneumonia

FIRS calls for an end to preventable deaths from pneumonia

CDC advises vaccination for pregnant women against flu and whooping cough

CDC advises vaccination for pregnant women against flu and whooping cough

Facebook takes a stand against Anti-vaxxers and vaccine misinformation

Facebook takes a stand against Anti-vaxxers and vaccine misinformation

Nanotechnology-based compound used to deliver hepatitis B vaccine

Nanotechnology-based compound used to deliver hepatitis B vaccine