birth http://tpr.org en The American Maternity Crisis Hits Home In Texas http://tpr.org/post/american-maternity-crisis-hits-home-texas <p></p><p></p><p><strong>Texas Matters:</strong> The United States is <a href="https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/rankorder/2223rank.html" target="_blank">ranked next to Iran and Hungary in maternal death rate</a> worldwide, a surprising position for a country proud of its modern medicine. So what is causing this and what can be done to make birth safer for women and babies? <em>Also on this show:</em> Fast-food workers protest for increased wages and an Austin couple is appealing the ruling in their "satanic ritual" case.</p><p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 18:27:20 +0000 David Martin Davies 17633 at http://tpr.org The American Maternity Crisis Hits Home In Texas