Tag Archive: Whooping Cough

Long Island Officials Warn Of Rapidly Spreading Whooping Cough Virus

SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A cluster of whooping cough is growing on Long Island, with dozens of people infected by the virus. As CBS 2’s Hazel Sanchez reports, a warning was sent out… Continue reading

Recent Virus Outbreaks

NY officials report whooping cough outbreak SMITHTOWN, N.Y. — Officials on eastern Long Island are reporting an outbreak of whooping cough, also known as pertussis (per-TUH’-sis). Thirteen students in three schools in Smithtown… Continue reading