Discriminating against a pregnant person is illegal in the United States for more than 40 years, but as these women's stories show, it still happens.
Recent data found that pregnant Black and Hispanic women with COVID-19 are more likely to be hospitalized or admitted into the intensive care unit.
Pregnant women are being forced to choose between solitude or home delivery due to coronavirus.
The Black Maternal Health Caucus unveiled a package of bills this week that aims to comprehensively improve health outcomes for Black mothers.
Improving access to care in rural America is a key focus of bill approved by House committee.
Last week, lawmakers voted to advance legislation that would give states the option to extend the public insurance option for new mothers to a year.
A decision in the case challenging the federal law is expected any day now.