Tag: maternal health in the U.S.
“Movements for change are most impactful when the communities that are most affected by human rights violations are leading on that change.”
The U.S. continues to face a maternal health crisis, with rates of maternal deaths continuing to rise. The crisis disproportionately impacts Black women, who are nearly three times more likely to die than white women from pregnancy complications. Multiple factors contribute to the disparities that Black women experience, including structural racism, biased and discriminatory treatment […]