Healthcare providers' lack of cultural understanding often leads their pregnant, Muslim patients to feel discriminated against or ignored, a new story in VICE reveals.
The study found that although masculine ideals around caregiving affect men’s decisions to take family leave, workplace cultures and practices, economic factors, and family support also factored into men’s decisions.
In utero exposure to police killings that were within 0.62 miles of a mother’s residence substantially reduces the birth weight of Black infants, which makes up a third to a fifth of the black-white gap in birth weight.
The Ending PUSHOUT Act was introduced on Dec. 5 by Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-MA) to address how over-policing in schools disproportionately impacts Black girls.
Autumn Davis has filed lawsuits in state and federal courts alleging retaliation after she reported experiencing sexual harassment by her supervisor.
A new investigation by ProPublica and the Texas Tribune highlights the dangerous consequences uninsured pregnant women in Texas face.
Despite overwhelming proof, many political leaders still deny the existence of climate change. A new study, however, found that predictions of global climate change for the past 50 years have been correct.
Nury Martinez, the daughter of immigrants, was elected Dec. 3.
Under this bill, families would have to make the impossible choice between having care for their baby now—or their child later.