State, Oakland County Issue Whooping Cough AdvisoryThere were 185 identified pertussis cases in Oakland County last year, accounting for 41 percent of 448 cases statewide
Livonia Middle School Student Diagnosed With Whooping CoughA letter went home with students at Holmes Middle School.
Oakland County High School Student Diagnosed With Whooping CoughA student at Bloomfield Hills High School was recently diagnosed with Pertussis —
Over 100 Whooping Cough Cases Reported In Washtenaw CountyAt least 104 cases of whooping cough have been reported so far this year in Washtenaw County. That's compared with 28 cases all of last year.
Many Adults May Not Be Protected Against Whooping Cough U of M Researcher Sara Clark says many adults aren't aware vaccine protection wears off over time.
Whooping Cough Making An Unwelcome ComebackOne reason for the rise in whooping-cough cases, is that some parents don't get their children vaccinated because of Autism fears.
Michigan Health Officials, Local Mom Urge Vaccinations Health officials in Michigan are urging residents to get vaccinated against whooping cough and influenza to help protect themselves and infants.
Whooping Cough Outbreak Strikes Kids In MichiganPhysicians are urging parents throughout the state to have their children vaccinated against pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, and other infectious diseases with dangerous outbreaks on the rise in Michigan and across the nation.
New Immunization Rules Begin This School Year