Cycle of Health is a local public television program presented by WCNY. To watch this episode, please click here: PBS.ORG | Cycle of Health

On this special edition of Cycle of Health, we’ll explore the disparities and challenges faced by mothers when it comes to accessing quality healthcare. A panel of experts will discuss the systemic issues that underpin maternal health disparities and the solutions and initiatives that are working to address them.


Maternal Morbidity and Mortality are on the rise in The United States despite continued advance  in the field of medicine. Expectant mothers face increasing rates of pregnancy and child birth related complications.