Express-News: Space out births for health of moms and babies

September 18, 2017

Maternal mortality is rising in the U.S., an indicated 26.4 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2015 as compared to declining rates in other developed nations, which ranged from as low as 3.8 in Finland to 9.2 in the United Kingdom. Read the full story at the Express-News



Express-News: Trump administration ends teen pregnancy prevention programs prematurely

June 25, 2017

Local experts are alarmed over a recent decision by the Trump administration to prematurely end funding for teen pregnancy prevention programs based in San Antonio and around the nation, a move that could erode ongoing declines in Texas’ and Bexar County’s notoriously high teen pregnancy rate, they said. Read the full story at the Express-News