UK Whooping cough outbreak continues 

1,322 cases of whooping cough (pertussis) were reported in England and Wales in September 2012, bringing the total number of cases so far this year to 6,121. The total number of cases so far in 2012 (up to end of September) is more than five times higher than the annual total number of cases reported in 2011 (1,118) and almost seven times higher than the total in 2008 (902) – the last ‘peak’ year before this current outbreak.
HPA: http://goo.gl/tM2ad 
 
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  1. My kids had this and they were immunised against it. This is what happens when people stop getting immunised and the herd immunity drops

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