April 11-17 is Black Maternal Health Week!

Apr 11, 2024

#BMHW24: April 11-17 is Black Maternal Health Week! This year’s theme is ‘Our Bodies STILL Belong to Us: Reproductive Justice NOW!’. The P3 EQUATE network is committed to promoting equity in Black maternal health through innovative and impactful research.

Communication Between Pregnant People of Color and Prenatal Care Providers in the United States: An Integrative Review

Apr 8, 2024

J Midwifery Womens Health. 2024 Mar-Apr;69(2):202-223. doi: 10.1111/jmwh.13580. Epub 2023 Nov 14.

Amy H Goh, Molly R Altman, Lucinda Canty, Joyce K Edmonds

Maternal Health Equity Webinar Series – From Barriers to Belonging: Breastfeeding, Health Equity, and the Law

Apr 4, 2024

From Barriers to Belonging: Breastfeeding, Health Equity, and the Law

Part of the Maternal Health Equity Series presented by ROSE and MHLIC April 10, 2024 1-2 pm ET
Presenter: Montrece McNeill Ransom, JD, MPH, ACC, BCC We all—no matter our background, ethnicity, age, gender, gender identity, race—have a fundamental need to feel a sense of belonging.
Belonging is tied to living a life […]

maternalhealthlearning.org

1st annual Health Workforce Well-Being Day

Mar 18, 2024

Health equity in Somalia? An evaluation of the progress made from 2006 to 2019 in reducing inequities in maternal and newborn health

Mar 11, 2024

Int J Equity Health. 2024 Mar 5;23(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s12939-023-02092-1.

Joana Morrison, Sk Md Mamunur Rahman Malik

Apple Heart and Movement Study

American Heart Association, Mar 10, 2024

Help future generations:
1 Install the Research app on your iPhone
2 Select Apple Heart & Movement Study
3 Read the intro & consent to share your Apple Watch data The @Apple-sponsored study is a collaboration between @American_Heart and @BrighamWomens

Heart attack: Women’s Symptoms Can Be Different

American Heart Association, Mar 8, 2024

An #InternationalWomensDay reminder: Heart attack symptoms can look different in women. Know the signs and call 911 immediately.

Many women don’t know that cardiovascular disease is their No. 1 health threat. Help us spread the word and save lives.