California Recommends Pertussis Vaccination After Whooping Cough Epidemic

June 14, 2014 7:27 PM

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California Recommends Pertussis Vaccination After Whooping Cough Epidemic

The Department of Public Health of California has strongly recommended the public to vaccinate children against the Pertussis disease as the cases of whooping cough have reached epidemic proportions here.

According to the health Nearly 3,460 cases of whooping cough—have been reported to the California Department of Public Health this year. More cases have been reported so far this year than in all of 2013.

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