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Study: More Higher Income Parents Opt Out Of Whooping Cough Vaccine

A surge in whooping cough cases may be linked in part to parents’ refusal to vaccinate their children.

CBS Seattle–10/21/2013

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Guide to Free Skate and Flu Vaccine Day in Everett

The Comcast Arena is putting flu season on ice! There’s a free public skate and flu vaccine day for Snohomish County residents on Saturday, January 26.

01/17/2013

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Local Baby Dies Of Whooping Cough

A newborn baby who died of whooping cough last week in King County was the first pertussis death in Washington since August 2011 and occurred even though the number of new cases in the epidemic is a tenth of last spring’s rate.

CBS Seattle–12/18/2012

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WA Asking for CDC Help in Whooping Cough Epidemic

More than 1,100 cases of whooping cough have been reported this in WA so far this year — 10 times the number at this time last year.

05/04/2012

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