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Women's Health. Maternal Health. Family Health.
It is far more dangerous to give birth in the United States compared to other industrialized countries. Women of color experience higher rates of maternal mortality and morbidity, despite socioeconomic status, and one’s zip code is often a determinant of quality of life and whether you have equitable access to essential resources and health care.
Despite the fact that women make up half the population and about half the workforce, women’s health research is significantly underfunded. Bias in women’s experiences and lack of inclusion in clinical studies are just some of the reasons advancements in women’s care continue to take a backseat to other research initiatives.
Maternal health refers to a woman's health and well-being before, during, and after pregnancy. This encompasses aspects of physical, mental, emotional, and social health.
–Rural Health Information
Maternal health and well-being, reflecting experiences throughout the life course, may determine the health of the next generation and, ultimately, the health of the nation.
Healthier women become healthier mothers and, in turn, contribute to healthier infants, families, and communities.
–Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Review Committee
Equip Families for Success.
At PUSH, we are creating an environment where women feel valued and informed, moms receive compassionate care, and families have a reliable partnership where their needs are acknowledged through a human-centered approach.
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