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Amid whooping cough epidemic, LAUSD offers free vaccines
Los Angeles Times

Starting middle school comes with a whole host of worries — going to a new school, picking electives, making friends — but coming down with whooping cough doesn’t need to be one of them.

For incoming 7th grade students in the Los Angeles Unified School District, proof of a TDaP booster shot is mandatory before school starts Aug. 12. L.A. Unified will host a number clinics, listed below, to help make sure students receive a booster shot free of charge.