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'This is not a new crisis': How 1 midwife is working to change maternal mortality rates


As an internationally-trained midwife in Florida, Jennie Joseph sees the issues with the maternal health care system daily — and after nearly 40 years, her frustrations are evident. Her mission is to raise awareness and call out one of the largest issues relating to African-American mothers: racism.