• Black and Hispanic women are at the highest risk of dying during childbirth

    10 days ago - By Daily Mail

    A new study from Michigan Medicine University of Michigan found black women were 70 percent more likely to suffer a serious birth problem compared to white women.
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  • Non-Hispanic black women 70% more likely to experience birth complications

    Non-Hispanic black women 70% more likely to experience birth complications

    10 days ago - By Healio

    Non-Hispanic black women had a 70% higher rate of birth complications than non-Hispanic white women, according to findings recently published in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
    “Higher case-fatality rates among non-Hispanic black compared with non-Hispanic white women with select obstetric conditions (preeclampsia, eclampsia, postpartum hemorrhage, placenta previa, placental abruption) have been described, but variation in the prevalence and risk associated with chronic conditions, including multimorbidity, by race and ethnicity has not been comprehensively examined in a national sample of
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