Could Spelling Be Latest Victim of Anti-Vaccination Epidemic?

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Oct 21, 2014 10:15 AM

Though some have speculated that former Beverly Hills 90210 actress Tori Spelling, who has been quarantined in a Los Angeles hospital with severe coughing, might have enterovirus-D68 or even Ebola, the symptoms she has shown--especially coughing fits--are more consistent with whooping cough, or pertussis. That disease has exploded in California in recent months, as the wealthy and well-educated have refused pertussis vaccination.