Whooping cough on the rise – Expert Reaction

Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is a highly contagious respiratory disease which is particularly dangerous for babies. The Institute of Environmental Science and Resarch (ESR) reported 71 cases in May, the highest number in over four years.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.sciencemediacentre.co.nz/2024/06/13/whooping-cough-on-the-rise-expert-reaction/