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Whooping Cough Outbreak: Where Cases Are on the Rise

Whooping Cough Outbreak: Where Cases Are on the RiseInvestor Place

Whooping Cough Outbreak: Where Cases Are on the Rise

Citizens in southern parts of Alberta, Canada are also being hit by a whooping cough outbreak. According to Alberta Health Services, cases of whooping cough increase every few years. 39 cases of the infection has been reported so far. The last outbreaks ...

Whooping Cough Outbreak In Lethbridge, Alberta

Whooping Cough Outbreak In Lethbridge, AlbertaWebProNews

Whooping Cough Outbreak In Lethbridge, Alberta

34 cases of whooping cough have been confirmed in the last three months in Lethbridge, Alberta, and surrounding areas, according to Global News. Health officials are urging ... your regular tetanus shot. The last outbreak for whooping cough in Lethbridge ...

Whooping cough outbreak grips county

Whooping cough outbreak grips county

Health-care providers across the county are working diligently to keep on top of a current outbreak of pertussis, or whooping cough. “It’s officially an outbreak situation,” said Infection Control Specialist Sandy Blair, with Twin Lakes Regional ...

Whooping cough outbreak being investigated

Whooping cough outbreak being investigated

ALBANY, GA -- The Southwest Public Health District has announced that they are investigating an outbreak of whooping cough in Colquitt, Mitchell and Thomas counties, with additional cases being confirmed in other counties. “Pertussis, or whooping cough ...

Public Health Inv. Whooping Cough Outbreak

Public Health Inv. Whooping Cough Outbreak

Southwest Health District Health Director Dr. Jacqueline Grant, said today. Additional cases have also been confirmed in other counties. "Pertussis, or whooping cough, is an infection caused by bacteria," Grant said. "It spreads easily through the air when ...

Public Health Investigating Multi-County Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Outbreak

Public Health Investigating Multi-County Pertussis (Whooping Cough) OutbreakWCTV

Public Health Investigating Multi-County Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Outbreak

Southwest Georgia Public Health District Health Director Dr. Jacqueline Grant, said today. Additional cases have also been confirmed in other counties. “Pertussis, or whooping cough, is an infection caused by bacteria,” Grant said. “It spreads easily ...

Eagle County escapes whooping cough outbreak

Eagle County escapes whooping cough outbreakVail Daily News

Eagle County escapes whooping cough outbreak

EAGLE COUNTY " While many other parts of the state during the past year saw a resurgence of pertussis, or whooping cough, Eagle County appears to have mostly skirted the epidemic. According to Eagle County Public Health, Colorado had 1,458 cases of ...

Another whooping cough outbreak in southern Alberta; officials say get immunized

Another whooping cough outbreak in southern Alberta; officials say get immunized

The last whooping cough outbreak in the south zone " which is the area south of Calgary and includes Lethbridge and Medicine Hat " was in 2012 and before that in 2009. Alberta Health Services says whooping cough is extremely contagious and the best way ...

Whooping Cough

Whooping CoughC Health

Whooping Cough

certainly hasn't been eliminated as a public health problem. The incidence of whooping cough has decreased by more than 90% over the last 50 years, but there are still outbreaks. While most other diseases that are vaccinated against in childhood are ...

Health agencies eyeing Twitter for early outbreak warnings

Health agencies eyeing Twitter for early outbreak warningsNewsday

Health agencies eyeing Twitter for early outbreak warnings

Whooping cough ... another outbreak took place " on social media. A small business called Sickweather LLC said it detected the online flare-up on Twitter and Facebook postings in early October that year. That's about two weeks before local health ...

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