Pertussis: 100 Day Cough

Pertussis, more commonly known as the 100 day cough, is a serious infection which mainly affects children. However, that doesn’t mean that adults are not affected. The infection causes the patient to cough continuously making it hard for them to breathe. This incessant coughing can result in suffocation.

Follow Datuk Dr Zulkifli Ismail as he explains pertussis, its symptoms and how we can prevent the disease.