Infant mortality in the U S has been on the decline overall

Infant mortality in the U.S. has been on the decline overall, falling 15% in the last decade, according to data. McGill researchers wondered whether that improvement was shared equally by black and white infants. Conclusion: Not quite
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In the U.S., infant mortality gap costs the lives of about 4,000 black babies each year

If black infants born in the United States had all of the health and medical benefits enjoyed by white infants, nearly 4,000 fewer of them would die each year.

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