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Where the Safety Net Won’t Catch Us: How Obamacare Fails Black Women on Maternal Health

Black women in America are more likely than their white counterparts to experience poor pregnancy outcomes.

Even with the Affordable Care Act in place, Black women will still be plagued by the chronic stress that comes with simply being Black in the United States.

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McDonald’s Sample Budget Is Not ‘Good for Us All’—Especially Not Women With Children

The fast-food chain may have been sincere in its attempt to help its low-wage workers budget, by creating a a financial planning guide that suggests monthly spending on a variety of expenses. But the company is blind to the realities.

The fast-food chain may have been sincere in its attempt to help its low-wage workers budget, by creating a financial planning guide that suggests monthly spending on a variety of expenses. But the company is blind to the realities.

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She’s Not In Kansas Anymore: Kathleen Sebelius as HHS Secretary

Governor Kathleen Sebelius, two term Kansas governor, has been picked by President Obama to head up the Department of Health and Human Services. What does this mean for American’s health care coverage, health care reform and reproductive rights?

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Healthcare: Out With the Old, In With the New

An exciting week in health care news: the Bush administration is racing to take away as many reproductive rights as it can before leaving office. Meanwhile, Democrats in Congress are taking the lead on healthcare reform.

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