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Black Doctor Dies After Giving Birth, Underscoring Maternal Mortality Crisis | MedPage Today

According to the CDC in recent years in the United States, black mothers die three to four times the rate of white mothers.  The unfortunate reality is that 60% of these deaths can be prevented.  Here’s what we know: Black women are 22 percent more likely to die from heart disease than white women. Black women are… Continue reading Black Doctor Dies After Giving Birth, Underscoring Maternal Mortality Crisis | MedPage Today

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From Mom to Supermom – Tips for handling the stress of managing your career and children #BacktoSchool #Homeschooling

Stress, Anxiety, School closures, possible homeschooling, Online classes...are you feeling overwhelmed? Moms everywhere are feeling pressured as schools get reqdy to open amid Covid19. Get these tips to help.

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Celebrating Dads

This year, Father’s Day is celebrated on Sunday, June 21. Psychological research across families from all ethnic backgrounds suggests that a father’s affection and family involvement help promote children’s social and emotional development. The American Psychological Association has resources for families about the changing role of today’s father. Celebrate our dads on June 21! Courtesy… Continue reading Celebrating Dads

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I’m Not Your Conscious! Open Letter to White Women #FreedomConversation #JuneTeenth #BlackLivesMatter

The day that your lives began to be disrupted is the day that you actually started to notice me. See, here’s the thing. As long as there were peaceful protests....you were okay with that. As long as the protests remained in the inner cities.... You didn’t bat an eyelash. Now the protests are coming to… Continue reading I’m Not Your Conscious! Open Letter to White Women #FreedomConversation #JuneTeenth #BlackLivesMatter

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March Story Time Canceled | #Covid-19

All Urban Mommy Events Canceled Due to the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, all Urban Mommy Inc events are closed until April 1, 2020 out of an abundance of caution for the health and safety of our parents, care-givers and children. UrbanMommy will be kept up to date with further information regarding the closure of our events… Continue reading March Story Time Canceled | #Covid-19