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How Racism Impacts Pregnancy Outcomes
WEB-EXCLUSIVE VIDEO, Unnatural Causes
UCLA obstetrician and gynecologist Dr. Michael Lu believes that for many women of color, racism over a life time, not just during the nine months of pregnancy, increases the risk of preterm delivery. To improve birth outcomes, Lu argues, we must address the conditions that impact women's health not just when they become pregnant but from childhood, adolescence and into adulthood.

From the UNNATURAL CAUSES series:  Episode 2 - When the Bough Breaks