WANTED

whooping cough (pertussis)

Whooping cough is wanted for.......

Infecting others with a runny nose, nasal congestion, extreme fatigue, dry cough, and other flu like symptoms. After a week or so Whooping cough worsens symptoms by making you vomit, causing a red or blue face, and after each breath of air you end it with a "whoop" sound. Whooping cough is most likely to be found lingering in the air. The most common victims are teens and adults, because the vaccine wears off from the time you're a baby. Whooping cough spreads when an already infected person sneezes or coughs. Tiny germs are then spread and or sprayed into the air and breathed into the lungs of people who happen to be nearby. In 2012 48,277 cases of whooping cough were reported. Whooping cough is most harmful to babies, because there immune systems are more fragile.

If whooping cough is caught.....

If you happen to catch the Whooping cough make sure you see the doctor....