Day: October 13, 2017

Opioid Crisis is Killing Texas Mothers

Opioid Crisis is Killing Texas Mothers pregnant woman standing by a window

According to a recent report from KUT, Austin’s local National Public Radio station, the maternal death rate in Texas is very high and drug overdose is the leading cause of pregnancy-associated death in the state.1 Other major causes of maternal deaths in Texas include cardiac events and hypertension/eclampsia.2

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