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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 several years. Along with these...

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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 increase for her unborn child....

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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 pregnant or breastfeeding may be...

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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 life. The lawsuit was filed...

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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 Johnson, explains that she took...

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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 struck and pulled the hair...

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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 a breached 10 pound baby,...

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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 home, Autumn Health Care, later...

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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 to injury or death of...

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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 used to communicate between brain...

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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 home abuse to share within...

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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 pressure and heart disease. Hospitalizations...

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