Exclusive: 44% of Michigan maternal deaths are preventable. Whitmer has a plan for that.

Michigan ranks 38th in the nation for infant mortality and 30th for maternal mortality. Detroit’s maternal death rate is three times the national average and pregnant Black women are 4.5 times more likely to die than non-Hispanic white women. And 44% of pregnancy-related deaths were preventable, according to a recent analysis by the Michigan Maternal … Continue reading Exclusive: 44% of Michigan maternal deaths are preventable. Whitmer has a plan for that.