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Attention: Common Medical Malpractice Errors by Doctors and Hospitals

Patients that are harmed by the treatment of any medical professional that they are trusting for proper health care fall into the category of medical malpractice. The legal terms defining medical malpractice require proof that the professional was negligent or caused harm through incompetence. Keep in mind that not all circumstances involving a mistake can

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4 Ways to Help Avoid Birth Injury

In the United States, as many as eight babies out of 1,000 live births suffer a significant birth injury and nearly half of those are avoidable. In many cases, there were steps that could have been taken to avoid injury to the infant and have a more positive outcome. Although parents may not be able

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Common Causes of Medical Malpractice

A patient that has been harmed or loses their life while under the care of a physician, nurse, or other professional in a health care setting may be liable for medical malpractice. If you believe that you or someone that you love has suffered consequences as a result of incompetence, a lawsuit can help recover

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Pennsylvania Mothers – The Dangers of Taking Depakote During Pregnancy

It is difficult to ignore the numerous television and internet advertisements that promote a variety of drugs that are used for both medically necessary purposes, and for elective purposes. It is also difficult to ignore the many advertisements that demonstrate how some prescription medications have severely harmed innocent consumers, and how pharmaceutical companies must be

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Zofran Usage and Pregnancy – What if I Took a Generic Equivalent?

Medication is a necessity for many people. Some individuals must take medication on a regular basis to control certain health conditions. Medication can certainly be helpful, and in some instances can save lives, but medication can also harm individuals in ways that are devastating, especially in cases where medications are proven to be unsafe and

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Statute of Limitations – Pennsylvania Personal Injury Attorney Explains Why Time is of the Essence

The decision to pursue a personal injury lawsuit is not always an easy one to make. However, when you or a loved one has suffered an injury due to another’s negligent conduct, you deserve to seek recovery as allowed by law. When it comes to any lawsuit, there are certain laws called “statutes of limitations”

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Medical Malpractice Attorneys Explore the Most Common Birth Injuries

Your child’s birth is a precious moment you will remember forever. It is every parent’s hope that the birth of their child is free of complications, but sadly for some parents and newborns, medical complications do arise. Seven out of every 1,000 babies born in the U.S. will sustain a birth injury. Over 30,000 birth

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Study Shows Certain Factors May Compound Chances of Birth Injury

The day of delivery is likely to be one of the most exciting days in a parent’s life; however, complications during the birthing process can result in serious injury to an infant. Harm to the brain is the most common form of child and birth injury, affecting three of every 1,000 infants that are delivered

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Study Shows Birth Injury Rates Decline When Certain Policies Are Followed

January 17, 2013 A new study from the Premier Perinatal Safety Initiative (PPSI) found that birth injuries occurring in children and mothers were significantly reduced when medical staff follows certain protocols in the perinatal setting. According to American Medical News, the report examined data collected over a two-year time period at 14 different hospitals in 12

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Ask Marvin Lundy About Birth Injury: Cerebral Palsy

Nothing can prepare you for the shock of learning that your baby has a disability. In an instant, your life, your relationships and the dreams of your child’s future can be shattered. Now, imagine finding out that the disability was caused by your doctor’s negligence. Yet, this happens thousands of times every year – through the misuse of medical equipment, the prescription of a harmful drug, misdiagnosis or rough handling of an infant during childbirth. One of the most devastating of these disabilities is Cerebral Palsy (CP), a neurological disorder that permanently affects movement and muscle coordination. More than 8,000 babies are diagnosed with CP every year, requiring lifelong therapy and treatment.

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