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US: Black women more likely to die from pregnancy – President Joe Biden

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President Joe Biden of the US, US, on Thursday stated black ladies in America are extra susceptible to die throughout being pregnant than their white counterparts.

Biden stated this has made the Black Maternal Well being Week an pressing name for motion.

Posting on X, Biden stated his administration is addressing the disparities the black group face within the US.

Based on the US president, disparities that handle the well being of black ladies are being addressed by his administration.

Biden wrote: “Black ladies in America are 3x as prone to die from pregnancy-related problems than white ladies, making Black Maternal Well being Week an pressing name for motion.

“That’s why we’re utilizing the facility of the federal authorities to deal with the long-standing disparities that Black communities proceed to face—disparities that straight impression the well being and well-being of Black moms.”

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