A recent CDC report points to Mississippi as having the nation’s highest fetal mortality rate. The founder of the non-profit says if lawmakers truly care about the unborn, they’ll support clinics like hers to ensure mothers have healthy pregnancies.
A boom in demand for travel nurses, who work at hospitals around the country to fill high-demand positions, has exacerbated a staffing issue, with many nurses leaving their hometown hospitals for better.
The Tougaloo Agri-Growth Initiative is an endeavor that gives students hands-on experience and employment, offers the food desert community surrounding the school access to fresh produce, and also supports the college.
By Jill Riepenhoff, Daniela Molina, Jamie Grey and Lee Zurik
Antes del año pasado, la inseguridad alimentaria afectó a aproximadamente el 10,5% de los residentes de EE. UU. Una vez que la pandemia cerró en gran medida la economía, los expertos estiman que el porcentaje de personas que sufren de inseguridad alimentaria al menos se duplicó.