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Angels on Horseback: Midwives in the Mountains | Episode | Angels on Horseback: Midwives in the Mountains

In 1925, Mrs. Mary Carson Breckinridge led a team of spirited women to Leslie County, Kentucky and established a demonstration of providing unprecedented healthcare to rural Appalachia. Together, they improved the maternal and infant mortality rates, losing just two maternal patients over a span of 12 years.

0:56:20 | AIRED: 10/17/2021 | EXPIRES: 10/16/2025 |
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