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Young Black mother dies after seeking postpartum help at NY hospital

Loading the player… Denise Williams, a 29-year-old Black mother of two, went to Queens Hospital Center in August seeking treatment for postpartum depression. Just 48 hours later, Williams’ family learned she had died — but why still isn’t clear. Family, friends, and advocates demanded answers Tuesday from the city-run hospital, where more than a dozen… Read More »

Your Young Child Is Sick: Is it COVID or RSV?

SUNDAY, Aug. 29, 2021 — A common bug called respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) circulating among American kids during what’s normally its off-season may cause concern if parents don’t know how to tell it apart from COVID-19, experts say. Getting RSV during the summer is unusual, but the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently… Read More »