Medical Malpractice

Know what people are doing a lot of these days? Taking prescription drugs. In fact, the number of people who take five or more has doubled since 1994. We are all familiar with the long, fast-talking bit at the end of drug commercials and the fine print at the bottom of their magazine ads that list all the potential complications. Drug companies are required by law to tell you about the risks of associated side effects, but your pharmacist is supposed to tell you of...

Most expectant parents hope for a delivery with as little drama as possible and dream of taking a healthy baby home from the hospital.. Fortunately, most parents see this dream realized, but some do not because their child has experienced an injury either during the laboring process, during delivery, or immediately after delivery. In many cases, these injuries are avoidable. Doctors or other medical staff may fail to adequately monitor the mother or infant during this process, or may mishandle medical equipment, or make other...

Having surgery can be a nerve-racking experience for even the calmest of patients; after all, during surgery you're putting your care, your health and even your life in someone else's hands, and having a doctor and surgical team you can trust is essential for calming the fears and anxieties that often go hand-in-hand with surgical procedures. The good news is, there are many skilled, competent doctors with plenty of experience in performing successful surgeries; the bad news is, medical errors still occur – and sometimes at...

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