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Panel: Pregnant women, get whooping cough shot

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ATLANTA (AP) — Expert government advisers want every pregnant woman to get a whooping cough vaccination.

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It's only the second time a vaccine has been recommended during pregnancy. Flu shots are also recommended for pregnant women.

The aim of the whooping cough shot is to protect newborns, who are too young to get the vaccine.

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