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Black Maternal Health

Season 1 Episode 2 | 29m 44s

Long-held beliefs as to why Black women suffer higher rates of death and complications in pregnancy and childbirth are upended as we examine the racial disparities in care and the research showing the impacts of structural racism.

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When a reclusive man is found dead, Alphy and Geordie discover a shocking revelation.
When a reclusive man is found dead, Alphy and Geordie discover a shocking revelation.
Geordie, Larry, Alphy, and Miss Scott discuss the main suspect in a new case: Sam.
Geordie interrupts Alphy and Mrs. C. to deliver some unexpected news about a new case.
When a woman known by Alphy goes missing, he and Geordie race to find the answers.
Filmed over 34 years, two families struggle to survive in a changing American economy.
Alphy and Geordie’s murder investigation uncovers a tangled web of betrayal and deceit.
The gang ventures to village hall to learn about the Roman skeleton recently discovered in town.
A woman is found dead at the scene of a car crash, but the accident didn’t kill her.
A woman is found dead at the scene of a car crash, but the accident didn’t kill her.
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