Archive for May, 2014

Electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) is a way for physicians to monitor an unborn infant’s heartbeat and to ensure that there are no medical complications. Although it’s beneficial for both you and your baby to have the peace of mind knowing …

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If your baby was injured due to negligent medical behavior by your healthcare provider, you have the right to file a birth injury lawsuit and seek compensation against the responsible party or parties. It’s important to remember that the defense in …

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May 23, 2014 There is a common misconception among many that newborn jaundice is a relatively minor condition that will clear up on it’s own. Although that may be true in some cases, it’s always important to ensure your baby …

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After Allen Coats and Rachel Melancon’s infant daughter suffered fatal birth injuries earlier this year due to a physician’s improper use of forceps during delivery, they created a Facebook campaign in an attempt to urge all healthcare providers to stop …

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According to in-depth research and ongoing studies by a series of medical researchers and doctors, a direct link between developmental delay disorders such as Autism and attention deficits and birth injuries exists. Per Viola M. Frymann D.O., F.A.A.O., F.C.A., at …

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When people think of infant brain damage, usually one of this first things that comes to mind is oxygen deprivation shortly after birth. Although oxygen loss accounts for some cases of infant brain injuries, a new study reveals that maternal …

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Although not all birth injuries stem from medical malpractice and negligence, unfortunately, a good majority of injuries could have been prevented with diligent medical care. A recent study performed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) comprised a …

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