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Whooping Cough is Making a Comeback–Here’s What You Need to Know

Whooping cough is making a comeback in the U.S. Nearly 50,000 whooping cough cases were reported in 2014. Whooping cough has caused nearly 300 deaths since 2000. The 2016-2017 winter is shaping up to be another bad year, and California, where I … Continue reading

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Fall is Here! Time to Get a Flu Shot

It’s the official start of fall, my favorite season. The leaves are beginning  to turn into their brilliant fall mélange of gold and orange and crimson. The morning air has taken on a new welcome crispness, filled with the fresh scent of leaves underfoot. It’s the … Continue reading

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