PODCAST LA 2017: RACE + REPRODUCTION- DISPARITIES IN HEALTHCARE

 Photo by Kirsten Chilstrom

Photo by Kirsten Chilstrom

RACE + REPRODUCTION: DISPARITIES IN HEALTHCARE w/ Kimberly Seals Allers

ABOUT:

Kimberly Seals Allers is an award-winning journalist, author and a nationally recognized media commentator, consultant and advocate for breastfeeding and infant health. A former senior editor at ESSENCE and writer at FORTUNE magazine, Kimberly is widely considered a leading voice in the counterculture movement in infant feeding. Last year, her online commentaries on the social, structural and racial complexities of maternal and child health issues received over 10 million page views. Kimberly’s fifth book, The Big Let Down—How Medicine, Big Business and Feminism Undermine Breastfeedingpublished by St. Martin’s Press, is available everywhere.

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Maternal Death Rates

Many thanks to FLOLiving for sponsoring our 2017 podcast series.