Cannon AFB Warns Against Pertussis

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Cannon Air Force Base sent out a reminder Monday about precautions and dangers of Pertussis a.k.a. whooping cough.

Over the past three months, officials in the Curry and Roosevelt County Area have reported 13 cases of whooping cough at 5 school. 

Letters from affected schools were sent home to parents of students who had been exposed based on state guidance.
Currently Cannon AFB has no positive cases of pertussis.

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