Our mothers deserve better
The U.S. has the highest rate of mothers dying in pregnancy, childbirth, and within one year of giving birth than any other industrialized country. It continues to rise due to racial discrimination and a lack of access, information, and healthcare providers.
of pregnancy deaths
1 in 6 women
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You can help us get the word out
The biggest reason we lose so many lives in pregnancy in the U.S. is a lack of awareness. You can help by educating your state and federal representatives, friends, and family on the issue of maternal death and how it can be prevented.
Not sure where to start? We can show you how.