By Guy Gugliotta, Kaiser Health News
WASHINGTON -- Florida Rep. Carlos Curbelo has been diagnosed with whooping cough, a rare and contagious disease that is officially known as pertussis.
By Andrew Taylor, Associated Press
If you live in the U.S. and aren't traveling to West Africa, you're not likely to catch Ebola. But these six diseases should worry you -- especially if you're a parent with small children.
By Rebecca Jacobson, Inside Energy
As the worst whooping cough outbreak in more than half a century grips the U.S., health officials are saying that most adults and teens are woefully under-vaccinated. Health correspondent Betty Ann Bowers explores what's behind the resurgence and its potential…
By Betty Ann Bowser, Jason Kane
Chelsey Charles lost her baby to whooping cough. This is her story.
Two mothers share why they decided to have their children vaccinated for pertussis or not.
Joanne Faryon of KPBS in San Diego reports on the resurgence of whooping cough in California after decades of the disease's decline.
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