Centers for Disease Control http://kuow.org en Flu Season Arrives In Northwest, Bringing New Cases Of H1N1 http://kuow.org/post/flu-season-arrives-northwest-bringing-new-cases-h1n1 <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/01/010313JR_NWFlu_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The latest figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show Washington, Oregon and Idaho are among 25 states now facing widespread cases of the flu.<p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 15:36:33 +0000 Jessica Robinson 26581 at http://kuow.org Flu Season Arrives In Northwest, Bringing New Cases Of H1N1 CDC Recommends Pertussis Vaccine For Expectant Moms http://kuow.org/post/cdc-recommends-pertussis-vaccine-expectant-moms <p>Public health experts are now recommending that pregnant women get the vaccine for whooping cough during pregnancy. The recommendation is in response to the growing outbreak of the disease in the U.S. So far, there are more than 32,000 reported cases of whooping cough across the country.&nbsp; If the trend holds, it’s on track to be the highest number of cases since 1959.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 00:24:09 +0000 Ruby de Luna 2313 at http://kuow.org CDC Recommends Pertussis Vaccine For Expectant Moms