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Whooping cough reports reach year high in Oct.

November 12, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
County health officials say the whooping cough epidemic appears to be getting worse.Just-released numbers show more cases reported in October than any month this year.

And health officials say in 2010, we've already seen double the number of confirmed or probable cases than last year.

County health officials are urging people to get vaccinated.