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South L.A. health clinic draws hundreds
Los Angeles Times

Thirteen-year-old Stephanie Cota pulled up her sleeve and glanced at the needle.

“Is it gonna hurt?” she asked.

“You’ll feel it, but you look like a strong girl,” said Yadira Guerra, a licensed vocational nurse. “Just turn the other way.” When Cota started 7th grade this month, school officials told her she needed a whooping cough vaccine.