Birth Injuries

The Statistics of Opioid Addiction and Child Birth

There is no doubt that the statistics for opioid addiction and deaths have been increasing in Ohio and around the entire country for the past…

Can Taking Opioids During Pregnancy Cause Birth Defects?

There is always a certain level of risk associated with taking opioids. However, when a woman is pregnant and taking these drugs, those risks greatly…

Dangers of Opioid Use During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

As the opioid epidemic continues to sweep across the country, more people are becoming aware of the potential dangers these drugs pose. Women that are…

A Tentative Settlement Reached in Zimmer NexGen Knee Cases

In 2010, Zimmer issued a recall of a component in its NexGen Knee implants due to a high number of device failures.  Soon after, a…

Recall Notice: First Medical Device Recall of 2018- A Johnson & Johnson Heart Device

January 2, 2018:  The first FDA medical device recall of 2018 is in already.  The FDA hit Sterilmed, Inc., a Johnson & Johnson company, with…

Fostoria, Ohio Funeral Home Negligence

It may be difficult to imagine, but some people in the funeral home industry have taken advantage of those that are going through the difficult…