A tribute to Dr. Chaniece Wallace.

This respected Pediatrician died recently following childbirth. Read more of her story here. We can’t rationalize that the increased risk for Black mothers is simply due to lack of access to care, or lack of knowledge about risk factors. There is something much more systemic at work and must be addressed.

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I am professor, emeritus, of nursing at Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

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