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Birth Injury Blog


July 2019
America is an economic superpower with a world-class healthcare system, but its rate of maternal deaths is on the rise. In fact, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) shares that the United States leads all other developed countries in deaths caused by complications related to pregnancy. Read More


June 2019
If a doctor who works at a hospital wouldn’t let her own kids be treated there, that is a real cause for concern. That’s just what happened at North Carolina Children’s Hospital. However, it wasn’t until a recent New York Times investigation into UNC Healthcare, which runs North Carolina Children’s Hospital, that the scope of the problem came to light. Read More


May 2019
A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) does not mince words. Evidence clearly reveals that “three in five pregnancy-related deaths in the U.S. can be prevented.” Read More


Apr 2019
When a pregnant woman goes to a hospital to deliver her baby, she expects to be cared for by highly trained professionals. She expects the hospital to be safe, well-equipped, and properly staffed – in essence, prepared – to provide appropriate care to her and her baby, before, during, and after childbirth. And in most cases, hospitals are prepared. But not always... Read More


Mar 2019
Boy (and girl) it’s cold outside! Like polar vortex cold. But being cold is not always a bad thing.
In Pennsylvania, a little 2-year-old boy fell into a large icy creek and was swept downstream for a quarter mile before he washed up on dry land. He was found pulseless and not breathing... Read More


Dec 2018
After your baby is born, doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals perform a quick examination and provide an APGAR score. The score is usually determined one minute after birth and repeated at five minutes after birth. On occasion, a ten-minute score is given, too.... Read More


Nov 2018
Choosing a birth injury attorney is something that no one wants to do—after all, if you need a birth injury attorney, it means that you or a loved one suffered serious injury or even died due to medical negligence. Birth injury victims may be children or their mothers injured during pregnancy, labor, or delivery... Read More


Oct 2018
The Eisen Law Firm announced the launch of a new website solely dedicated to birth injury law. The new website allows clients to quickly obtain information about birth injury claims and the birth injury claims process in the state of Ohio. The new website is The Eisen Law Firm focuses exclusively on medical malpractice cases, including birth injury and negligence cases.... Read More