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Racial Disparities Persist in WNC Infant Deaths

Throughout North Carolina, black infants die at greater rates than white infants, a disparity that persists into the mountainous western counties of the state. By Tracey Rose This story first appeared in Carolina Public Press and is published by N.C. Health News through a content-sharing agreement. Shortly after Demekia Kincaid’s second child, Lamar, was born, […]