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Black Maternal Health

Season 2021 Episode 26 | 26m 46s

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Despite all the modern advances in medical care, pregnancy and birthing can put women of color at high risk. Advocates are breaking down systemic racism within maternal health care and proposing new initiatives towards doula services, establishing birth centers, and support to decrease infant mortality rates.

Aired: 06/03/22 | Rating: NR

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