Black Babies Are Paying For Society's Ills. What Will We Do To Fix It?

Infant mortality among Black babies in the United States is two times the rate of white babies. Previous articles (#108, #139) have examined the reasons for the gap, including how racism leads to chronic stress among Black women. This piece explores efforts to improve outcomes for Black babies, including the Best Babies Zone and the Black Infant Health Program. (27 min)


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