During her pregnancy, Angela Burgin Logan knew something was wrong — but her doctor assured her that “pregnant women are just uncomfortable.” Her near-death experience made her realize that a mom’s biggest advocate needs to be self. Angela shares her story with Lauren and the LLL listeners so all can know the life-threatening signs for which we should be watching.
It’s 7:00 AM and her water has broken. The Pitocin is started, and the big day has arrived. Her baby girl is on the way. It’s finally coming all together. I was a newlywed to a rising R&B star, president of her own marketing company, and now a suburban mom. I was a real housewife from New York (by way of Buffalo), living a charmed life.
What nearly caused this dream to become a nightmare? A killer of Black women about which this college grad didn’t know.