Black Mothers Keep Dying After Giving Birth. Shalon Irving's Story Explains WhyUploader: Daizahn 1 years ago Subscribe 5
Wanda had followed Shalon around the country, working in nonprofit management. Soleil, nearly a year old, at home. Now Wanda was worried — would she be feeling well enough to make such a big trip with an infant? She handed the baby to one of Shalon's CDC colleagues and took the small stage. Wanda's mother had died of a pulmonary embolism; so had Sam III; so had other members of their extended family.