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Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

Montgomery warns about new whooping cough case

Health officials have confirmed another case of whooping cough among Montgomery County students, 16 of whom have become sick since an outbreak in the first week of school. The newest case was confirmed Wednesday at Gaithersburg High School, the eighth county public school in less than three weeks with a whooping cough diagnosis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Montgomery County, MD, Vaccinations, Gaithersburg, MD, Rockville, MD, Cabin John, MD

Thursday Sep 11 | The Washington Post

Montgomery warns Gaithersburg parents about new whooping cough case

Health officials have confirmed another case of whooping cough among Montgomery County students, 16 of whom have become sick since an outbreak in the first week of school. The newest case was confirmed Wednesday at Gaithersburg High School, the eighth county public school in less than three weeks with a whooping cough diagnosis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Gaithersburg, MD, Montgomery County, MD, Vaccinations, Rockville, MD, Cabin John, MD

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Washington Times

Whooping cough cases in Mobile on the rise

Whooping cough is the common name for pertussis, which is very contagious and is most often characterized by an uncontrollable, violent cough. WKRG-TV reports the Mobile County Health Department has confirmed 63 pertussis cases, 13 probable cases and seven open investigations.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Vaccinations

Wed Sep 03, 2014

The Capital-Journal

KDHE: Pottawatomie County experiencing whooping cough 'outbreak'

Kansas is seeing an increase in pertussis - also called whooping cough - but Pottawatomie County is experiencing an outbreak, according to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

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Related Topix: Pottawatomie County, KS, Medicine, Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Vaccinations, Biotech, Healthcare Industry, Westmoreland, KS

Thu Aug 21, 2014

KLEW-TV Lewiston

Protect your health and get your whooping cough vaccination now

Idaho Public Health officials are urging everyone to get vaccinated against pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine

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