Infant Mortality and Toxic Stress | America by the Numbers

Infant Mortality and Toxic Stress | America by the Numbers
Infant Mortality and Toxic Stress | America by the Numbers
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Learn about the stresses faced by mothers in Rochester, New York, and the impact this has on infant mortality, in this clip from America by the Numbers. Despite the fact the United States spends more on healthcare than any other country, it ranks 56th in infant mortality rates globally. Experts have long connected infant mortality to poverty and its associated problems, but they are just beginning to understand that there could be a biological link.

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