The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is warning about transmission of Pertussis, also known as Whooping Cough. Prevent pertussis by practicing healthy habits and to get vaccinated.
From Maine CDC:
Pertussis is a respiratory illness commonly known as whooping cough and caused by the bacteria Bordetella pertussis. Pertussis can be very serious, especially in infants.
Pertussis, also known as Whooping Cough, is circulating in your area. The best way to prevent pertussis is to get vaccinated. Practice healthy habits, cover coughs/sneezes, wash your hands often, stay home if you are sick. For more information, visit: https://t.co/YeanacJ7WT. pic.twitter.com/gn1yLggeHA
— Maine CDC (@MEPublicHealth) April 25, 2023