Ataxic Cerebral Palsy Explained Ataxic cerebral palsy is defined by tremors and speech and oral problems. Ataxia means “lacking coordination and
How Pitocin Causes Birth Injury
Medical malpractice attorney Laura Brown explains the potential dangers associated with using Pitocin during childbirth
Cytotec Injury During Pregnancy
Labor Inducing Drug that Can Cause Uterine Rupture during Delivery Injury lawyer Laura Brown discusses Cytotec and birth injury.
Shoulder Dystocia? NO Fundal Pressure!
Did you know that many hospitals still allow an outdated birth assistance method? When a baby's shoulder gets stuck on his mother's pubic bone on the
Group B Strep and Your Baby
Could you have Group B Strep and not even know it? What exactly is Group B Strep, and why does it matter to your unborn baby? Can it really be all
What’s Wrong with Meconium?
"Meconium" is a fancy medical term that basically means a baby's first poop. Why should baby poop be a problem during labor and delivery? Because
Infant Torticollis: Everything You Need to Know
The last thing any parent wants to hear when their baby is born is that there is a medical or health issue. Every parent hopes for the best, and that
Estimated Fetal Weight & Birth Injuries
What Is Estimated Fetal Weight (EFW)? There are different tests and evaluations that should be performed during pregnancy to determine if the mother
Woods Screw Maneuver During Labor and Delivery
What Is the Woods Screw Maneuver? The Woods screw maneuver (also called Woods corkscrew) is a technique used by doctors to free a baby from the