Whooping cough immunisation and your baby
Whooping cough is a respiratory infection that can affect people of any age but may be very serious (even life-threatening) for babies.
For detailed information about protecting your baby, and family, from whooping cough please read the Australian Government Department of Health and Aging and NSW Ministry of health brochure: Whooping Cough. Identify the disease. Protect your child. Prevent the spread
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Last modified 16/11/2015.