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Whooping Cough on the Rise in California

 
Whooping Cough on the Rise in California
Posted January 27th, 2014 @ 9:30am by KFBK News

Whooping cough is on the rise in the state and Nevada County is leading the way.

A new report from the California Department of Public Health says Nevada County has the second-highest rate of the highly contagious respiratory disease.

Health officials say while there's no clear reason for the increase, vaccination can help prevent the spread of whooping cough.

Learn more about whooping cough and what you can do to prevent it. 

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