Louisiana Public Square

Children’s Health Matters | December 2020 | LA Public Square

Season 16 Episode 11 | 56m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

Louisiana ranks 48th for the health of its children. Contributing to the low ranking is the percentages of low birth-weight babies, accidental deaths and obese children which exceed the national average. Louisiana also has among the highest death rate for pregnant women in the U.S. So, how is Louisiana addressing these issues?

Aired: 12/23/20

Rating: NR

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