Dr. Sam Benjamin Health Update – Whooping Cough

May 16, 2012, 4:04 PM | Updated: Jun 12, 2012, 5:13 pm

Dr. Benjamin talks with Dr. Seema Yasmin of the CDC and Terri Spitz from the March of Dimes about the importance of the whooping cough vaccine and why people of all ages should get it.

To find out where you can get a vaccination for you and your family visit www.whyimmunize.org.

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