IN THE BEGINNING The first time I gave birth, in 2017, I was joyfully ignorant to all of the issues…

As a black woman, giving birth in America is dangerous. We've heard stories from Serena Williams, Allyson Felix and countless...

So as my OB sat at the edge of my bed once again, he asked had we made a decision. My husband stood next to my bed with a tear stained face and told me he trusted my decision and no matter what, we would get through this together. With tears in my eyes I asked my OB to save my son. I said, “I don’t care what happens to me, just save my son.”