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Dr. Priya Agrawal on Maternal Mortality

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Maternal mortality is a difficult subject to discuss. There is no polite way to address it. As we close out Mother’s Month it’s important we address that maternal mortality rates in some areas of the US are higher than in sub Saharan Africa. 50% of maternal mortality cases are preventable. This is a human rights […]

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Mama Glow Obsession: The Base Project

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The Base Project is a socially-motivated fashion brand building a bridge between artisans in the developing world and the US fashion market. The Base Project partners with local artisans, commissioning locally-sourced, eco-friendly product at fair trade wages; providing basic business education to create self-sustaining enterprises that benefit the surrounding community. Additionally, they invest a portion […]

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