With cases of pertussis (Whooping Cough) in South Dakota and measles in Minnesota, local health officials are reminding people about the importance of keeping your vaccinations up to date. Both diseases are highly infectious.
Officials state that immunization is one the most successful and cost effective methods for preventing and reducing the spread of diseases.
Vaccinations are available at Falls Community Health. For an appointment, call 605-367-8793. For more information go to www.cdc.gov/vaccines.