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Sue Ann Says: Vaccine-Preventable Diseases and the Vaccines that Prevent Them

Diphtheria (Can be prevented by Tdap or Td vaccine) Diphtheria is a very contagious bacterial disease that affects the respiratory system, including the lungs. Diphtheria bacteria can be passed from person to person by direct contact with droplets from an infected personÕs cough or sneeze. When people are infected, the diptheria bacteria produce a toxin […]