Sightings & Happenings Around Town

To Fix Racism in Maternity Wards, California Lawmaker Seeks to Mandate Bias Training

A host of factors underlie the maternal health gap between black and white women, but studies consistently point to an ugly one: the persistence of racial bias.

Mortality rates among black infants in California are triple those of white infants. A host of factors underlie this health gap, but studies consistently point to an ugly one: the persistence of racial bias in perinatal care for women of color.

Jul 15, 2019 Adria Watson

30 Years of Newsmakers: Part 3 (2005-2011)

As Comstock’s celebrates its 30th anniversary, we take a look back at our most-memorable covers. This is the third of a four-part series published Mondays.

Jul 15, 2019 Tom Couzens, Allison Joy & Sena Christian