Public Health tackles ‘epidemic’ of deaths among Black mothers, babies | News

Public Health tackles 'epidemic' of deaths among Black mothers, babies |  News

Danesha “Dani” Wallace knew something was wrong. Her pregnant self vomited all day. Hunger, but then also nausea, warred within the longtime Bakersfield resident. She had never felt so ill during her previous two pregnancies. “You are vomiting in your sleep,” said Wallace, who was 19 at the time. “You are basically…withering away.” She sought … Read more

Boone Health pays for some Amtrak train derailment victims’ hotel rooms | Mid Missouri News

Boone Health pays for some Amtrak train derailment victims' hotel rooms |  Mid Missouri News

COLUMBIA − Boone Health responded to Monday’s Amtrak derailment that killed four people and injured more than 150. Emergency department nurse Jesse Godec spoke about the day many Boone Health workers were called to action following the train derailment in Mendon. Godec said Boone Health let the Missouri Hospital Association know that it could accept … Read more