Routine childhood vaccinations protect children against 14 diseases such as measles, pertussis (whooping cough), meningitis, and mumps. Diseases like these, which used to be common, are now rare because of childhood vaccination.
For more information about the survey, contact Brianne Probasco at (360) 532-8631 ext. 480. Additional information about childhood vaccinations is available at http://www.doh.wa.gov/ or www.cdc.gov/vaccines.