ERIC Number: EJ414365
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Stork Reality: Why America's Infants Are Dying.
Singh, Harmeet K. D.
Policy Review, n52 p56-63 Spr 1990
Discusses the following barriers to reducing the infant mortality rate: (1) fragmented and bureaucratic federal prenatal care programs; (2) insufficient number of rural public health clinics and private practitioners willing to serve low-income expectant mothers; (3) lack of health insurance; and (4) the high-risk behavior and motivation of mothers themselves. (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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