Conway High School Students Urged to Take Antibiotics to Fight Whooping Cough

Published 03/14 2014 02:10PM

Updated 03/14 2014 02:13PM

CONWAY, AR - Some students at Conway High School have been diagnosed with whooping cough.

The Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) is asking students to take antibiotics – they say that’s a routine recommendation for anyone who come in close contact with someone who has it.

Overall, the ADH reports a “very small” number of cases in Faulkner County.

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