Northwest Now

Whooping Cough - May 14

Season 3 Episode 307 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

An old killer, whooping cough, is epidemic in Washington State as of 2012. We'll ask why this disease is back, but most importantly, learn more about how parents should vaccinate their children, what kind of resources are available, what the options are if a child has contracted whooping cough, and what other diseases are trying to make a comeback in the public health arena.

Aired: 05/14/12

Rating: TV-PG

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