a rising mortality rate.
- United States
- Developed Nations
- Developing Nations
Everything is blooming most recklessly. Rainer Maria Rilke
The United States is the only developed nation where maternal mortality is on the rise.
We spend more per birth than any nation in the world, but our spending is not translating into better health. We are failing to capitalize on the single strongest determinant of lifelong health – pregnancy through the first 500 days of life.