Committee to look at Georgias high maternal mortality rate The Augusta Chronicle
Augusta Rep. Mark Newton, an emergency medicine physician, is co-chairing a committee that will study Georgia's high rate of death during pregnancy and ...
How fragmented care fuels the maternal mortality crisis ModernHealthcare.com
Recent actions by lawmakers to address the rising maternal death rate have raised optimism among stakeholders that their yearslong efforts to create a national ...
Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women earns level IV maternal care designation by Texas Department of State Health Services Chron.com
Texas Children's Pavilion for Women, a facility for women's health and high-risk obstetrical and fetal care, was recently designated as a level IV maternal care ...
Maternal HbA1c influences autism risk in offspring Healio
SAN FRANCISCO — Children born to women with an HbA1c of at least 6.5% were nearly twice as likely to receive a diagnosis of autism in the first 4 years of life ...
Uncertain labor: Central Africa’s maternal mortality crisis Washington Post
Central African Republic has one of the worst maternal mortality rates in the world. Nicole Tung photographed what that means for the country's women.
Did people lie about the maternal mortality rate in Texas? PolitiFact
For two years, data suggested that the rate of pregnancy-related deaths in Texas was at shocking levels, higher than in every other state and in much of the ...
Discovery could lead to better maternal vaccines Futurity: Research News
A new discovery could lead to safer and more effective maternal vaccines, which protect pregnant women and their newborns from dangerous infections.
States With the Highest Maternal Mortality Rates U.S. News & World Report
Some states' maternal mortality rates match those of developing countries.
The Cost Of Motherhood: Surprise Bills And The Risk Of Maternal Mortality Still Plagues New Moms Forbes
Between surprise hospital bills and a record maternal mortality rate, motherhood in 21st century America is more costly than ever.
Legislator Says Leaders Need to Hear From Black Women on Maternal Mortality | Daily Report Law.com
Georgia State Rep. Park Cannon, D-Atlanta, said Thursday that the newly appointed legislative committee to examine the state's alarmingly high rate of maternal ...
Perinatal Maternal Depression Linked to Child Brain Development at 10 Years Psychiatry Advisor
The presence of maternal depression symptoms in the perinatal period was associated with brain development in offspring at 10 years of age, according to a ...
Mindy Kaling won't talk about daughter's father, but opens up on finding her maternal instinct USA TODAY
In an interview with New York Times, Kaling said the father's identity will remain secret until she's able to have that conversation with her child first.
Focus on Equity, Literacy, and Advocacy Needed to Curb Maternal Deaths Among Black Women charlestonchronicle.net
The United States has the highest gross domestic product and one of the highest standards of living in the world, yet its maternal mortality rate is one of only 13 ...
Express yourself! How the breast-pump revolution could ease maternal stress The Guardian
As hi-tech pumps enter the market, it's hoped the hassle and difficulty of feeding a small baby will soon be consigned to the past.
Kamala Harris will reintroduce bill tackling racial disparities in maternal health CNN
Sen. Kamala Harris is reintroducing her 2018 bill to tackle racial disparities in maternal health, and this time it's coming with added pressure from a House bill ...