whooping cough vaccine
The current pertussis vaccine isn't as effective as the old shots.
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We're learning this week that there's good news and bad news when it comes to the effectiveness of the whooping cough vaccine. Two new Pediatrics studies show we still have a lot to learn about how we protect babies and kids when it comes to pertussis.
As a mom, I understand the importance of keeping yourself and your family as healthy as possible. There are many different precautions you can take to stay on top of your family's health, and these tips are just a few ways you can get started.
The vaccine offered to adults as a booster shot is known as Tdap. Children receive a shot known as DTaP. In homes where the
"It didn't seem to be enough to justify" an extra pertussis shot for all adults, said Dr. Mark Sawyer, chairman of the pertussis
Over the following years, 458 children from Minnesota came down with whooping cough. The rate of new cases rose from 16 per
Jan 22 (Reuters) - Nearly half of babies and toddlers in the United States aren't getting recommended vaccines on time, according
The findings come as the nation wrestles with various outbreaks, including an influenza epidemic. Several U.S. states are
According to their medical records and immunization registries, 7.8 percent of the kids who developed whooping cough had
Some unvaccinated students may still attend school if parents sign "personal belief exemption" waivers. However, if an emergency
One possible reason we are seeing an upswing in whooping cough cases may be due to parents withholding the pertussive vaccine from children based on the unfounded fear that it causes autism.