Possible whooping cough outbreak in New Jersey

May 16, 2012 5:52:44 AM PDT
There are new and serious health concerns over a potential whooping cough outbreak at an elementary school in New Jersey.

The Washington Avenue Elementary School in Chatham says there is one confirmed and one suspected case of the highly-contagious disease.

A letter went home to parents advising them to seek medical attention for their children if they have symptoms, including fever, coughing and runny noses.

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