Health Officials Warn Number Of Whooping Cough Cases Going UpHealth officials are sending out warnings after the number of Whooping Cough cases has doubled the yearly average.
Pittsburgh Area Experiencing High Number Of Whooping Cough CasesAllegheny County is experiencing a high number of whooping cough cases with 51 confirmed and probable cases reported so far this year compared to about 47 cases reported in all of 2013.
12 Diagnosed With Whooping Cough At Taylor Allderdice High SchoolPittsburgh Public Schools officials and the Allegheny County Health Department have confirmed 11 cases of whooping cough at a city high school.
School District Works With Health Dept. To Prevent Whooping Cough From SpreadingWhooping cough in the Shaler Area School District is sounding an alarm. Out of an abundance of caution, Superintendent Wesley Shipley has issued a letter to parents.
Whooping Cough Vaccine Wears OffA new study in the New England Journal of Medicine is raising concerns about that final dose of whooping cough vaccine and just how long it protects children.