Maternal healthcare concerns for women of color – Boston 25 News

Maternal healthcare concerns for women of color – Boston 25 News

In October of 2019, Shawnee Benton Gibson went from celebrating the birth of her daughter Shamony’s second baby to grappling with her death.The 30-year old died just 13 days after the birth of her son via cesarean.Shawnee — a community advocate and social worker...
Pine Belt Mental Healthcare raises awareness for minorities

Pine Belt Mental Healthcare raises awareness for minorities

PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) Mental illness affects people of all cultures, races and genders. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) reports that 1:5 people experience a mental illness. July is National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month, and Pine Belt Mental...