Tag Archives: black mothers

  • Woman Sues Doctor for Pregnancy She Says ‘Should Never Have Happened’

    Mar 20, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *Cynthia Williams is suing her doctor for a pregnancy she says never should have happened. Williams, 40, and her husband, both carry the sickle cell trait and after having two kids – each born with sickle cell – the two decided against having more. The sickle cell trait is a genetic abnormality that has the […]

  • THE BLACK HAT: Motherhood in The 21st Century is a Joke

    Dec 9, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood 4 Comments

    *This is probably going to land me in the doghouse (again), but I can’t sit back and witness the decay of black youth without addressing the real problem—their mothers. In fact, poor parenting is more than a race issue, it’s an American issue. Now that young girls are birthing children as early as pre-teen age, […]

  • Black Mothers in Prison on the Rise

    May 27, 12 by EURpublisher03 Leave a comment

    *A report released in 2009 detailed how minority women account for almost 50 percent of women in jail. The numbers showed that combined black women (45) and Hispanic women (16) accounted for 48 percent of women in jail. Black women were also incarcerated at a rate increase of 828 percent over a five year period. […]

  • Breastfeeding Is Not a Black Thing?

    May 23, 11 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *Breastfeeding is supposed to be a natural next step after a child comes into the world. It’s natural right? Well, black women are and have been getting major heat over this decision for years. It appears that within the last 30 years, black women have not been representing well in this area.  And not only is there immense […]

  • Black Mothers Failing to Breast Feed; Risking Health of their Babies

    Apr 8, 10 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *Although the tremendous benefits of breast feeding a baby have been widely publicized for nearly 20 years, new African American mothers appear not to be getting the message. A just released state-by-state analysis shows that Black women lag considered behind both Hispanic and white women when it comes to breast feeding. The analysis was made […]