June 19, 2024

Resurgence of Whooping Cough Occurs Despite Vaccination

Today’s must-reads

  • Inside London’s new £10,000 per year ($12,550) luxury wellness club, which includes a studio from famed trainer Tracy Anderson.
  • Meet the frugal Italian pharma billionaire who’s eyeing a place among the world’s drug injection device leaders.
  • New York City is seeing an increase in human infections from rat urine.

An unexpected illness

“Isn’t that some disease from a long time ago?”

That was my husband’s reaction when I told him that my doctor thought I had whooping cough. Indeed, I myself hadn’t come across the words “whooping cough” since I was forced to read ‘Great Expectations’ in school.