Study finds populations targeted during presidential campaign — and beyond — have had an increase in preterm births in New York City

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Nancy Krieger, PhD, is lead author on a short report published in Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health that has found an increase in preterm births among immigrant Hispanic and Muslim women during a period post-inauguration of President Trump. Learn more in this piece in Vox. The findings suggest that sociopolitical stressors may contribute to risk of preterm birth among targeted populations.