WANTED: Whooping Cough
How it spreads
Most common victims
Where its found
What it does to you
After about 1 to 2 weeks, the dry, irritating cough evolves into coughing spells. During a coughing spell, which can last for more than a minute, the child may turn red or purple. At the end of a spell, the child may make a characteristic whooping sound when breathing in or may vomit. Between spells, the child usually feels well.
Is it considered armed and dangerouse?
Most effective weopons
2. There were more then 100,000 cases reported in England.
3. The diagnosis is usually made from the symptoms and the history of the contact with a person suffering from Whooping Cough.
4. There are other complicates with whooping cough; bronchitis, pneumonia, and ear infections.
5. Infants and small children with other conditions such as asthma require constant monitoring.