Last Updated: Saturday, July 21, 2012, 11:41
An appalling menace called the whooping cough which once haunted US children the most, with almost thousand cases reported in a year, is back.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 07, 2012, 13:26
In Britain`s biggest whooping cough outbreak in 20 years, at least five babies have died and nearly 2,000 cases have been reported this year.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 19, 2012, 12:53
Scientists have developed a new test of umbilical cord blood which they say could detect how strong a baby`s immune system is at birth.
Last Updated: Monday, May 07, 2012, 13:58
A new government advertising drive has warned the public to be vigilant about persistent coughs as they could be a sign of lung cancer.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 23, 2012, 09:26
A federal advisory panel wants all U.S. adults to get vaccinated against whooping cough.
Last Updated: Friday, December 02, 2011, 10:34
Kids with asthma and pollen allergies were more likely to wheeze, cough etc.
Last Updated: Friday, March 25, 2011, 00:00
Prescribing antibiotics for patients with discoloured phlegm caused by acute cough has little or no effect on easing its symptoms or speeding recovery.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 00:00
Researchers have claimed that chocolate could provide the key to tackling a persistent cough.