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WHY BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH MATTERS

If we lived in a society where health equity was a reality, here’s what could happen:

2,400

Fewer deaths
from breast
cancer each year

35%

Decrease in
infant mortality rates
for Black women

50%

Increase in high school graduation
rates for Black girls and a
25% increase in college graduate rates for Black women

$250B

Impact to the U.S. economy

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BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH IMPERATIVE AND COUNT THE KICKS FORM PARTNERSHIP TO ADDRESS RACIAL DISPARITIES IN STILLBIRTH

BLACK WOMEN’S HEALTH IMPERATIVE AND COUNT THE KICKS FORM PARTNERSHIP TO ADDRESS RACIAL DISPARITIES IN STILLBIRTH

WASHINGTON, DC --- (February 14, 2019) --- Healthy Birth Day, Inc. and Black Women’s Health Imperative are proud to announce a partnership to address racial disparities that exist in stillbirth ...
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