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19 Home Remedies For Whooping Cough (Pertussis)

Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is a very contagious disease caused by the bacteria called  Bordetella pertussis. These bacteria attach themselves to the upper part of the respiratory system and release toxins there. Thus, causing damage and inflammation to the upper respiratory system. Pertussis is very contagious and could spread from human to human. …