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Resource ID: #24940
Subject: Hospitals
Source: Freelance
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Date: 02/02/2010; 09/11/2010; 12/26/2010

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In California, the health of pregnant women has been getting worse over the years and the maternal death rate is even worse that Bosnia's. The story investigated the causes behind what is making women sicker. One finding included showing that women in California are at a greater risk of having a cesarean surgery at for-profit hospitals where there is a financial incentive to perform this procedure.

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