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American Women Are Dying. To Save Them, We Need to Depoliticize Women’s Health Care

October 30, 2019
Women’s health in the United States is in a state of emergency. In the last five years, the death rate among women ages 15 to 54 has steadily risen. An American woman today is 50% more likely to die in childbirth than her mother. Half of all U.S. counties lack a single obstetrician-gynecologist, and more…