Recognizing and Preventing Whooping Cough 2 (Pertussis)
This podcast encourages everyone to get vaccinated against whooping cough (pertussis), especially those who will have close contact with an infant. Created: 9/16/2010 by National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD).
Date Released: 9/16/2010. Series Name: CDC Featured Podcasts.
Recognizing and Preventing Whooping Cough (Pertussis) 2
[Announcer] This podcast is presented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC - safer, healthier people.
Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a very serious disease, especially for infants. It's often spread to babies from older kids or adults who may not even know they have it. Whooping cough is a real threat to your baby today. To stay protected, get your baby and everyone around your baby vaccinated. Vaccination is protection. Learn more at www.cdc.gov/pertussis.
A message from CDC.
[Announcer]For the most accurate health information, visit www.cdc.gov or call 1-800-CDC-INFO, 24/7.