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Pregnant while black increases chance of death – mothers 3X, infants 2X (low Vitamin D) – Feb 2019

From a March of Dimes email titled: Why are 3X as many Black women dying?,

Similar information at March of Dimes
has lots of links and references


Black infants face the highest infant mortality rate—2X higher than the rate for all other infants


The preterm birth rate among Black moms is 49% higher than for all other women


See also VitaminDwiki

Dark skin pregnancies and Vitamin D - many studies
Increased health problems in blacks is similar to that of low vitamin D whites (John Singleton Stroke)

The articles on Pregnancy AND Dark Skin are here:

The articles on Infant/child AND Dark Skin are here:

See also web

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