New Whooping Cough Recommendation for Pregnant Women

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- This has been a bad year for whooping cough both nationally and in the metro.  There have been more than 300 cases in Johnson County, Kansas, alone and cases are still being reported.

FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean says government experts are now recommending that all pregnant women get vaccinated against the disease.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s