Published in Physician Business Week, November 25th, 2008
Pertussis, more commonly known as whooping cough, is spread through the air when an infected person sneezes or coughs.
"Pertussis is a very serious disease -- particularly for young children -- but it can be prevented," said Deputy Secretary Michael Huff. "It is important to immunize your children on schedule to protect them and curb the spread of the disease. Adults can also receive a pertussis vaccination that could reduce the likelihood of an...
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