Monthly Archives: February 2016


By Jeremy Aguinaldo
February 16, 2016

Most Americans have not been affected by whooping cough, measles, mumps, or rubella. These diseases are mostly forgotten. There was a time in the 19th and early 20th centuries when these diseases killed thousands, predominantly young children. The lower rates of these illnesses in the middle of the 20th century can be attributed to improved […]