‘Doctors aren’t listening’ – Williams on ‘heartbreaking’ childbirth statistics IT is “heartbreaking” black women in the United States are more likely than white women to die from complications in pregnancy or childbirth, says tennis great Serena Williams. The 23-time Grand Slam singles winner is returning to the WTA Tour six months after she “almost died” giving birth. Williams, 36, suffered a pulmonary embolism after her first child was delivered by Caesarean section. The American says it may be time for women to “to get feisty and stand up”. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, black women in the United States are more than three times as likely as white women to die during pregnancy or childbirth.…