Issue No. 4: Black Maternal Health


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Trigger Warning

Content in this issue contains information and discussions of childbirth, infant loss, miscarriage, traumatic health care experiences, racial discrimination, domestic violence, police violence, death and dying, mental illness and mental health crisis, sexual abuse of a child, and incarceration, which some readers may find triggering. If you need support at any time, please call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK, or the National Postpartum Depression Hotline at 1-800-PPD-MOMS.

helpful resources

Text BABY to 511411

National Postpartum Depression Hotline:

National Breastfeeding Helpline:

Job Accommodations Network:

Child Care Aware: