Tag Archives: maternal mortality

Doctors Gather Ideas For Stopping Maternal Deaths In Texas

Some of the state’s leading physicians vetted ideas this weekend to reduce the deaths of women while pregnant or shortly after giving birth.

Posted in KRTS News, KXWT News | Tagged | Leave a comment

Like Texas, California Once Had A Maternal Mortality Crisis. Here’s How The State Solved It.

An alarming number of women die while pregnant or shortly after giving birth in Texas. According to national researchers who say the U.S. as a whole has a serious problem, Texas is an “outlier” when it comes to its high … Continue reading

Posted in KRTS News, KXWT News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Texas’ Maternal Mortality Problem Is Also A Data Problem, Study Finds

Texas is over-reporting some of its maternal mortality data, a national study released today found. The study, from the University of Maryland Population Research Center and published in the journal Birth, is a follow-up to a study released in August … Continue reading

Posted in KRTS News, KXWT News | Tagged | Leave a comment