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Maternal & Infant Health Research Registries

During the pandemic, tracking health outcomes is essential to improving care, developing policies and understanding the impact of this pandemic on maternal and infant health. Learn more about global research and registries that are tracking the data to ensure the health of mothers and babies.

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COVID-19 Resources & Literature

A resource compiling up-to-date published literature on COVID-19 relating to mothers and babies. We have gathered scientifically sound research to help guide further studies or keep you up to date with the maternal child health population and COVID-19.

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Arizona

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Quick Facts: Social Determinants of Health

Social determinants of health (SDOH) are conditions in the places where people live, learn, work, and play that affect a wide range of health and quality-of life-risks and outcomes. Healthy People 2030 has identified five key areas of SDOH:

  • Healthcare Access and Quality
  • Education Access and Quality
  • Social and Community Context
  • Economic Stability
  • Neighborhood and Built Environment

There are numerous ways that social determinants of health can affect health outcomes. "Resources that enhance quality of life can have a significant influence on population health outcomes. We also know that poverty limits access to healthy foods and safe neighborhoods and that more education is a predictor of better health. Differences in health are striking in communities with poor SDOH such as unstable housing, low income, unsafe neighborhoods, or substandard education. By applying what we know about SDOH, we can improve individual and population health."


• 13.8%% of households in Arizona spend more than 50% of their household income on housing.
 
• In Arizona, the median household income in 2019 was $62,027.
 
• In Arizona, 87.1%% of the population graduated high school for the 2017-2018 school year.
 
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  • Retrieved September 22, 2021, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.