Month: September 2018

Maternal Mortality

Childbirth is killing black women in the US, and here’s why https://www.cnn.com/2017/11/15/health/black-women-maternal-mortality/index.html Pregnancy-Related Deaths https://www.cdc.gov/reproductivehealth/maternalinfanthealth/pregnancy-relatedmortality.htm  

New study explores affects of gender, work, and migration on Latina immigrant workers’ health

Immigrant women workers from Latin America: An exploration of structural vulnerability at the intersection of work, gender, and health In Massachusetts, one out of every five workers is foreign-born; four percent are foreign-born Latinx workers. Foreign-born Latinx workers are disproportionately represented in low-wage jobs with higher rates of abuse, occupational injuries, and illnesses. Work-related factors …

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