maternal mortality rate

This week's panel includes Samia Bristow of Maternity Care Coalition, Jatolla Davis, midwife and certified nurse with Jefferson Health, Saleemah McNeil, CEO of Oshun Family Center, and Janayah Davis, who survived a near-death experience during childbirth.
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Flashpoint
October 27, 2019 - 9:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about Philadelphia's maternal mortality rates.
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Delivery
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Hadas Kuznits
May 09, 2019 - 2:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new report released this week by the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention found that three out of five pregnancy-related deaths in America are preventable. Jefferson University Hospital maternal-fetal medicine specialist Dr. Jason Baxter, who also serves on...
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Mom Congress
Mom Congress
Hadas Kuznits
May 03, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mothers from all across the country will convene in Washington, D.C., Sunday for a three-day convention — known as Mom Congress — urging lawmakers to improve policies surrounding pregnancy, child birth and postpartum depression. New Jersey business owner Jasmine Kaur...
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