Lack of Access to Healthcare (Alabama)

Pregnancy in Alabama can be deadly.  The state has the third-highest rate of maternal deaths in the nation, according to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Alabama’s 36.4 deaths from pregnancy and childbirth complications per 100,000 births are more than twice the national rate of 17.4. Families in rural areas do not have … Continue reading Lack of Access to Healthcare (Alabama)