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Safe deliveries no guarantee for Tennessee moms-to-be

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 17, 2022 8:41 AM CT | Published: August 13, 2022 4:00 AM CT

A new report examines alarming trends in Tennessee’s recent maternal death rates. And deems that more than 3 out of 4 of those deaths were preventable.

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maternal mortality Pregnancy Maternal and Child Health discrimination Subscriber Only

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Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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