These materials focus on whooping cough (pertussis) awareness and prevention in general or across the lifespan.
Whooping Cough: Questions and Answers pdf icon[4 pages]external icon
This 8-1/2″ x 11″ fact sheet provides information from the Immunization Action Coalition about whooping cough and vaccines to prevent it.
People of All Ages Need Whooping Cough Vaccinesimage icon
This graphic highlights CDC’s whooping cough vaccination recommendations for young children, preteens, pregnant women, and adults.
This graphic is also available in Spanishimage icon.
Recognizing and Preventing Whooping Cough (Pertussis) (3:15 minutes, Date Released: 1/22/2015)
This podcast provides information about the symptoms of whooping cough and how vaccines can help prevent this serious disease for people of all ages. It is especially important for those who will have close contact with a baby to be up to date with their whooping cough vaccine.
This podcast is also available in Spanish.