Results related to “pregnancy”
by Jamilah King on June 5 2014, 10:43AM
What happens when women give birth behind bars?
by Jamilah King on March 6 2013, 9:22AM
Featuring heart-tugging images of toddlers, a new multiracial ad campaign links teen pregnancy to financial strain, heartbreak, fatherlessness and undereducated children. Reproductive justice activists call the tough-love message counterproductive.
by Miriam Zoila Pérez on April 12 2011, 10:12AM
The U.S. ranks behind 40 other countries in terms of maternal mortality, despite spending the most money per capita on health care.
by Michelle Chen on June 21 2010, 11:58AM
This year, maternal health advocates got the heartening news that the death rate of women in childbirth was declining worldwide, while the rate of child survival was improving ahead of earlier projections. But while the epidemic of maternal and child…
by Michelle Chen on June 15 2010, 10:10AM
So much of America’s economic activity takes place on faraway shores, from call centers in Mumbai to sweatshops in Shanghai. Still, you’d think that making a baby would be one job that’s hard to offshore. But today, for a fee,…