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BOYK BRIEF PODCAST FEATURES: Nurse Paralegal Emma Sullivan

Not every personal injury lawyer employs a Registered Nurse/ Paralegal. At Charles Boyk Law, Emma Sullivan is a valuable resource to our team and clients.…

Baby Formula Causes Serious Injuries & Multiple Lawsuits

Parents are suing the companies that make Similac and Enfamil baby formulas. The lawsuits allege their cow’s milk products caused necrotizing enterocolitis NEC in premature…

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…

Medical Malpractice Injuries Caused During Birth

One of the most common types of medical malpractice injuries are birth injuries. Complications can take place during childbirth, if that happens it can lead…

Fetal Hypoxia Birth Injury

Fetal hypoxia occurs when a a fetus is deprived of sufficient oxygen during the birthing process. This condition can cause complications that can affect the…

Strokes Rise Among Pregnant Women & New Moms

Strokes among U.S. pregnant women and new mothers have escalated; this is probably because more of these women are obese and suffer from high blood…

Beware! Child Birthing Center Negligence

Sara Snyder and her husband Jarad had to go through one of the most difficult things imaginable: losing their child. After a 12-hour labor delivering…

What Is A Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor? Does It Cause Birth Defects?

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) are antidepressants that may help with symptoms that some experience with depression. They work by affecting the neurotransmitters that are…

Birth Defect Lawsuit Filed By SSRI Zoloft User

There have many numerous lawsuits filed due to the fact that SSRI’s have caused birth defects when pregnant women were taking them. Oklahoma woman, Torrie…

Beaumont Birth Trauma Lawsuit

Kimberly VanSlembrouck is grateful for the $144 million jury verdict against William Beaumont Hospital that’ll ensure her brain-injured daughter gets the care she needs for…

Rise In Ohio Nursing Home Abuse

The Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has announced that there has been a rise in nursing home abuse and neglect complaints to the Medicaid Fraud…

Ohio Nursing Home Abuse

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced in July that he would be installing surveillance cameras in patients’ rooms at a Zanesville nursing home. The nursing…

Nursing Home Abuse: Overmedicating Patients

Nursing home abuse is a problem that is more widespread than many realize. Our nursing home abuse lawyers have written several blog posts on nursing…

Nurse Charged With Assaulting Patient At Ohio Nursing Home

A nurse at the Ohio Veterans Home in Perkins Township has been charged with abusing a patient on Christmas Day. The nurse, Karin Serdynksi, allegedly…

Drugs That Cause Birth Defects

There are several types of antidepressant drugs that have been linked to birth defects when pregnant women take them. There is ongoing litigation surrounding these…

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