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"Do I really have to be an advocate"
Black women are 3-4 times more likely to experience maternal morbidity. That is why it is more important than ever to be your own advocate, to listen to your body, and acquire the help needed to ensure you are safe. That is why our moral value is
"I do not trust my doctor"
With statistics like the 2017 Pearson nursing textbook that taught racial stereotypes how is anyone meant to trust the medical system? WOC have every reason not to trust medical professionals but there should be a better way to navigate your healthcare journey. Our moral value is