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Pertussis

Public Service Announcements

A series of public service announcements about the burden, causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious diseases across the lifespan

Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Whooping cough (also called pertussis), is a serious infection that spreads easily from person to person. The infection causes coughing spells that are so severe that it can be hard to breathe, eat, or sleep.