Birth Injury Blog

September 25, 2014 A new report conducted on infants in the United Nations indicates that a million infants are dying within 24 hours of birth each year, and usually from birth injuries and problems that could have been prevented. According …

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September 18, 2014 A California mother filed a lawsuit in St. Clair county last month against Pfizer, the makers of the antidepressant drug, Zoloft, as well as Greenstone LLC and Pfizer R&D Cortex District. The lawsuit comes after the plaintiff gave birth …

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September 12, 2014 Georgia currently leads as the state with the most maternal death rates, and many of the deaths could have been prevented, according to studies by public officials.  As a result, it has been chosen as a part …

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September 5, 2014 Fracking, or extracting natural gas and oil from underneath rocks, has led government officials to probe what, if any, birth defects it may cause in infants born near wells where fracking occurred. According to reports, fracking occurs …

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August 27, 2014 The parents of a infant girl filed a wrongful death lawsuit this month after their baby stopped developing normally. The parents, who wish to keep their name private, underwent to an amniocentesis to determine of their daughter was …

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August 26, 2014 A 2014 report shows that infants born in military hospitals are twice as likely to endure birth injuries when compared the other hospitals in the United States, the New York Times reports. According to studies, the higher …

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August 22, 2014 Mothers in Detroit, Michigan are dying from pregnancy and delivery issues at an alarming rate of over three times higher than the national average, per recent studies. According to statistics from Detroit’s Department of Community Health, at …

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August 21, 2014 A Linn County, Iowa couple won their negligence lawsuit this week, stemming from a 2011 injury that took place while the plaintiff was giving birth at Mercy Medical Center, in Cedar Rapids. According to court documents, 29-year-old …

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A study by the Mayo News Network suggests that some of the most popular rheumatoid arthritis (RA) medications may be linked to a number of medical problems, including miscarriage and birth defects. RA is a medical condition in which the …

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August 14, 2014 A three-year-old girl, who is the center of a Madison County, Missouri birth injury trial, appeared in court this month, so that the jury could get a brief glimpse of the child who now lives with a …

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