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Black / African American Health Care: Maternal Mortality

Maternal Morbidity and Mortality in the US

African American women are 3 to 4 times more likely to die from pregnancy-related causes than any other pregnant women in the country.
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Black mothers keep dying after giving birth (NPR Story)

Racial and Ethnic Disparities Continue in Pregnancy-Related Deaths - CDC - 2019

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