Doctors Say Whooping Cough Often MisdiagnosedIt started off looking like a regular virus, but when Rebekah Stutzman's 8-year-old daughter Lizzie couldn't seem to shake it, Rebekah went to the doctor and was given medicine for a sinus infection.
Whooping Cough Outbreak Reported in Montgomery CountyA dozen children in Montgomery County have been diagnosed with pertussis, better known as whooping cough, and hundreds more may have been exposed, according to a Montgomery Community Media report.
Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough VaccineA surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents' refusal to vaccinate their children.

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