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Dr. Mike Explains Why Pregnant Women Should Get Whooping Cough Vaccine

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Yesterday, the CDC announced that all moms-to-be should get a booster tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (Tdap) vaccine during EACH pregnancy to help protect their infants from whooping cough.

Dr. Mike was on Good Day this morning to explain the importance of this news and why all people who will be in contact with the bay should also consider getting vaccinated.

Take a listen to the video above as Dr. Mike always has some great advice.

 

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