The risk of life-threatening maternal complications from childbirth may be higher depending on where you live, a new study finds.
Women and birthing people in rural America are at higher risk of adverse maternal health outcomes, including maternal morbidity and mortality. Now, a new study sheds light on one possible factor: lower enrollment in health insurance.
– Monique Howard, EdD, MPH, has been appointed the inaugural Senior Director of Women’s Health Initiatives. This new position will work to heighten visibility and strengthen both research and programming that originates out of the Center for Global Women’s Health (CGWH).
How neighborhood racial and economic spatial polarization, an extreme form of residential segregation, influences maternal health.