The County of Orange Health Care Agency-Nutrition Services presents a free “Pertussis/Whooping Cough Vaccination Clinic,” on Sep. 25, from 9 am to 3 pm, at 1725 W.17th Street, in Santa Ana.
Tel: 714-834-7842 Fax: 714-834-8028. www.cachampionsforchange.net.
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WhoL Persons 10 years or older who have contact with infants under 1 year of age should receive Tdap vaccine which protects against whooping cough. Bring your immunization records if you have them.
Why: Whooping cough is a serious respiratory disease that can cause death among infants. As of August 20, Orange County has 196 suspected or confirmed cases.