Taking the whoop out of whooping cough
Allison Wolf, a postdoctoral fellow in the WVU School of Medicine, is investigating ways to make whooping cough vaccines more effective, for longer. One possible way is through a nose spray instead of a shot. (WVU Photo/ Aira Burkhart)

Taking the whoop out of whooping cough

The whooping cough vaccine for babies and young kids—called “DTaP”—came to the United States in 1996. That year, people were still using dial-up internet connections…

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Freddie and Phil sing spring
A large crowd of onlookers -- some from as far away as California -- gather at the West Virginia Wildlife Center Sunday morning to witness French Creek Freddie's prognostication firsthand.

Freddie and Phil sing spring

FRENCH CREEK – Any day spent at the West Virginia State Wildlife Center is a great day but today, Sunday, Feb. 2 was an especially…

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