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Indiana Among States with Highest Mortality for Mothers

This past Sunday was Mother’s Day, in the United States. The U.S. is the most dangerous country in the developed world, for new mothers and mothers-to-be. An investigation by ProPublica found the death rate for new and expectant mothers is on the rise, across the country. Indiana is among a handful of the most dangerous states for mothers. In today’s Feature …

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Standing Room Only: Maternal Mortality Community Conversation – BTCC

On September 13, Building a Thriving Compassionate Community held a community conversation about Indiana’s high maternal mortality rate. The United States has the highest maternal death rate in the developed world. Indiana is among five worst U.S. states, to be a mother. Panelists included psychiatrist Camila Arnaudo, nurse Kelly Norris, and maternity and child-health advocate Georg’ann Cattelona. The community conversation …

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