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Cleveland has alarming infant mortality rate

Posted at 8:06 PM, Apr 20, 2016

The infant mortality in Cleveland has reached an alarming rate amongst African American and Hispanic babies.

Those babies are two and three times more likely to die than Caucasian babies in the first year.

Moms and dads who attended the free event put on by Cleveland Clinic and community organizations were able to discuss ways to tackle the high infant mortality rates in Cleveland.

Health experts were on hand to provide resources to those in attendance.