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Healthy MOMMIES Act Introduced to Tackle 'Unconscionable' US Maternal Mortality Crisis

Healthy MOMMIES Act Introduced to Tackle 'Unconscionable' US Maternal Mortality Crisis

Jessica Corbett, staff writer

A group of congressional Democrats on Wednesday unveiled legislation that aims to tackle the nation's maternal mortality crisis—which disproportionately affects black and Native American women—by promoting community-based, holistic healthcare for pregnant women and new moms.