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Whooping cough cases surge

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Public Health is seeing a major increase in suspect cases of whooping cough, as a total of 118 suspect cases have been reported, with almost half of them confirmed. Public Health has also received a report from a local physician that suspects the death of 6-week-old baby was due to complications possibly associated with Pertussis.

If you haven't done so already, you are advised to make sure your child is immunized.

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