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.
Michigan School Bans Unvaccinated Kids Due To Case Of Whooping CoughA single case of pertussis has led one Michigan school to ban unvaccinated students from class.
Oakland County High School Student Diagnosed With Whooping CoughA student at Bloomfield Hills High School was recently diagnosed with Pertussis —
Parents Warned: Metro Detroit Student Diagnosed With Whooping CoughWayne County Health Director Ruta Sharangpani says whooping cough can be a stubborn disease.
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.
UM Researchers Get $1.7M To Conquer Resurgent Whooping CoughTwo University of Michigan population ecologists have been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for a five-year study that will try to explain the changing patterns of whooping cough outbreaks, using records from several countries spanning more than 70 years.
Study: Whooping Cough Vaccination Fades EarlyA new preliminary study shows that children may need more frequent vaccines to prevent pertussis, known as whooping cough.
Whooping Cough Comes Back