Nothing Protects Black Women From Dying in Pregnancy and Childbirth

Journalists Nina Martin and Renee Montagne tell the story of Shalon Irving, an epidemiologist for CDC who got pregnant at 36 and collapsed three weeks after the birth of her child, to confront the disproportionately high rates of maternal mortality among black women in the United States.

Source: Pro Publica
Published: Dec 7, 2017
Length: 30 minutes (7,708 words)
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