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July 21, 2014 1:18 PM

Issac Bailey blog | Poor women are having healthier babies because of better health care access and other societal changes

The good news is that poor women are having healthier babies, which is particularly important for states such as South Carolina, which has pockets of heavy poverty and almost a fifth of its population without health insurance. (I don’t know how much that number has changed, if at all, since the implementation of the Affordable Care act given that we didn’t set up our own exchange and refused the Medicaid expansion.)

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