Whooping cough now an epidemic in California | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine

Whooping cough now an epidemic in California | Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine. This… this just pisses me off. A completely preventable disease that we nearly had wiped out in the US, and now it’s making a resurgence because people aren’t getting vaccinated like they ought to. It’s stupid and senseless. Vaccinations are important, people! Make sure you — and your children — get vaccinated. It makes a difference!

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