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Vaccinating Adults for Whooping Cough

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS Discussion' started by minkeygirl, Jul 16, 2014.

  1. minkeygirl

    minkeygirl Senior Member

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    http://www.adultvaccination.com/who...n_adult_immunization.htm#sthash.0Fc0RG5k.dpuf




    http://www.adultvaccination.com/whooping_cough_vaccine_pertussis_vaccination_adult_immunization.htm
     
  2. Christopher

    Christopher Senior Member

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    No thanks.
     
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    I had a bad ME relapse from getting whooping cough in 2010. It wasn't even recognised or diagnosed by the Dr, but a friend suggested it to me, and having researched it on the net, I realised that is what I had.

    Before I had it, I was able to work and was mildly affected. I haven't been able to get back to the point I was at since then, though I am still working on it.
     
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    catly Senior Member

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    I recieved a Tdap vaccine in 2/2013 when I was still fully functional with only very mild symptoms. I began to spiral downward after it and still haven't bounced back to where I was pre vaccination. I just wanted a tetnus shot since I work with horses a lot and they told me you can't get just the tetnus part.
     
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  5. ggingues

    ggingues $10 gift code at iHerb GAS343 of $40

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    I was due for a Tetanus shot 6 years ago! I cannot get/find it without thimerosal, asked a few times. Oh well, that TMJ seems to be holding its' own. LOL

    I used to get the flu shot before becoming ill, I don't bother with that anymore either!

    GG
     
  6. Little Bluestem

    Little Bluestem Senescent on the Illinois prairie, USA

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    I am also overdue for a tetanus booster. I had the whooping cough and diptheria with the last one.

    When I asked my doctor for the tetanus, she said she did not do it. A nearby pharmacy said that they had it and gave me a multi-page form to fill out that asked for way too much personal information. The plan is the check with the Health Department next. I got a flu shot there once and do not recall much paperwork.
     

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