Texas Week

Aug. 4, 2017 | County probes maternal death rate

Season 7 Episode 26 | 26m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

Texas has been in the national news lately. Not for its economic miracle, but for the fact that its maternal death rate has nearly doubled since 2010, a rate that is worse than any industrialized nation. And Bexar County’s rate is worse than the state of Texas. Bexar County has established a task force to determine the causes and make recommendations.

Aired: 08/04/17

Rating: NR

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Texas Week is a local public television program presented by KLRN.