Whooping cough

Pertussis danger at Lincoln High

To parents and students of Lincoln High School, there has been a reported case of pertussis (whooping cough) in your child’s school. Whooping cough is an infection of the res ...

Free clinics offer whooping cough, flu vaccinations

Last year, California saw the largest number of reported cases of pertussis in 63 years. Statewide, 8,383 cases were reported and 50 of these occurred in Placer County. These numb ...