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Pertussis Vaccine

A Message for Parents: How You Can Help Stop the Spread of Whooping Cough to Our Babies

Sarah Michelle Gellar | Posted 06.27.2014 | Parents
Sarah Michelle Gellar

One of the most important goals of any parent is to keep their baby healthy and safe. But what if there's something parents didn't know they should be doing? What if it could mean the difference between life and death?

Whooping Cough Vaccine Protection Weakens As Kids Get Older: Study

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2013 | Parents

March 12 (Reuters) - Protection against whooping cough starts to weaken a few years after preschool children get their final shot, according to a U....

Government Okays Untested Vaccine for Pregnant Women

Dr. Bob Sears | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Bob Sears

The Tdap (or ANY pertussis vaccine for that matter) has NEVER been tested for safety during pregnancy.