Maternal News Links

Hey mamas and future mamas! I created this page as a resource to for maternal health news and important topics you should know. I try to keep this updated every week for you so check back often :-)

8/10/2019 - A Debate Over What To Call Abuse During Childbirth

7/15/2019 - Serena Williams, Mark Cuban invest $3 million in Mahmee, a digital support network for new moms

6/27/2019 - Why LeToya Luckett Chose A Doula During Her Pregnancy And Everything You Need To Know About Choosing One

5/28/2019 - Kamala Harris' Plan To Stop Restrictive Abortion Bans, Explained

5/23/2019 - Cory Booker & Ayanna Pressley Unveil Bill To Keep Black Women From Dying In Childbirth

5/22/2019 - Kamala Harris Reintroduces Maternal Mortality Bill, Aiming To Prevent Healthcare Bias Against Black Women

5/18/2019 - What Does It Really Mean to Be 6 Weeks Pregnant?

5/16/2019 - A Pregnant Trans Man's Misdiagnosis Leads to Stillbirth

5/7/2019 - Welcome to NYT Parenting. Here’s Why We Won’t Say ‘Natural Birth.’

8/31/2018 - Kirsten Gillibrand & Kamala Harris Are Taking On The U.S.' Shockingly High Maternal Mortality Rate

7/11/2018 - Ivanka Trump Says She Wants To "Go Beyond Parental Leave"

4/18/2018 - Why Texas' Botched Maternal Mortality Rate Matters To All Women

2/16/2018 - I’m A Caregiver — & Any Paid Family Leave Plan Should Include Us

1/3/2018 - Here's What You Should Know About New York's New Paid Family Leave Program

5/12/2017 - Women Are Still Dying In Childbirth & We Need To Talk About It