Maternal and Child Mortality Rises in Texas

By: Ivanne Guevara Data Published on Tableau: https://public.tableau.com/views/MaternalandChildMortalityinTexas/Dashboard1 It is believed that as medicine advances, people live longer since doctors are able to prevent diseases and diagnose causes of death. Even though there have been many medical improvements in the past decade, mortality rates for mothers have actually increased in the past 10 years, according … Continue reading Maternal and Child Mortality Rises in Texas

Maternal Mortality and Postpartum Depression

By Katelyn Kenney It has come to light in recent years that Texas has a problem with women's healthcare, especially in regards to maternal mortality rates. The Texas Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Task Force, in conjunction with the Texas Department of State Health Services, addressed the issue of usually high maternal mortality rates in their … Continue reading Maternal Mortality and Postpartum Depression