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Black Women Are Dying During Childbirth And No One Seems To Care

After a grueling six-day hospital stay while seven months pregnant, I was forced to grapple with how scary is to be a Black pregnant woman.

No, it’s not Black Maternal Health Week, but earlier this month, I was reminded of the grim statistics that Black women face when it comes to maternal mortality and how frightening it can be for pregnant Black women…



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Maia Niguel Hoskin, Ph.D.

Professor, Forbes Contributor, Race Scholar, Activist, Therapist, Keynote Speaker, Consultant, Wife, Mother, & Addict of Ice Cream &Cheese. www.drmaiahoskin.com