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Whooping Cough Confirmed At North Spokane Middle School

SPOKANE, Wash. - There has been a confirmed case of Pertussis/Whooping Cough at Garry Middle School.

Whooping cough is a highly contagious bacterial infection that begins with cold like symptoms and/or dry cough, followed by episodes of severe coughing.

Please notify your family's health care provider that there has been a positive case of whooping cough reported at your students school, if you or your student has these symptoms.

If you have questions regarding whooping cough call Spokane Regional Health @ (509)324-1442

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