pertussis

Whooping Cough Reported at Twin Falls School
UPDATE: Cases of whooping cough have been reported in Minidoka County, according to South Central Public Health District, this in addition to reports of students with the respiratory disease at a school in Twin Falls and the Kimberly School District.
Whooping Cough Warning for Idaho

NAMPA, Idaho (AP) - Health officials in Idaho are encouraging residents to get vaccinated against pertussis - also called  whooping cough - as neighboring Washington state struggles with its worst outbreak of the disease in decades. Southwest District Health spokeswoman Laurie Boston told the Idaho …