Black Maternal Health Week | YSF

The numbers may surprise you. Despite the advances made in women’s health care – African-Americans are four-times more likely to die from pregnancy-related complications than white or Hispanic women. This “Black Maternal Health Week,” we learn why the risk is so great and what one woman is doing to help local moms and their babies have a fighting chance.

Jamarah Amani
Director, Southern Birth Justice Network
Community Midwife & Organizer

Anaya Kendall