Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy: Was it a Doctor’s Fault?

Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy

Hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, or HIE, is a serious problem at birth. In fact, it is one of the scariest injuries that happens to full-term infants. A staggering 40-60% of infants with HIE die before they turn 2 years old or they become severely disabled. Shockingly, there are fewer babies who survive from HIE than there […]

Cerebral Palsy Claims: What Hospitals Should be Doing

Cerebral Palsy Claims Birth Injury Lawyer

If your child has cerebral palsy, you’ve likely gone through the scenarios a million times of how her brain damage could have been prevented. Perhaps it was related to a genetic mutation, which you couldn’t have known, or perhaps it was due to a birth injury. Maybe the doctor team didn’t perform a C-section soon […]

Study: Smoking May Lead to Cerebral Palsy

Smoking Cerebral Palsy Pregnant Women

Smoking can be a hard habit to kick. In fact, it may be one of the hardest things you ever have to do in life. Harder than giving birth? Well, maybe. It depends on who you ask. If you have to do both — quit smoking for the sake of your unborn child and then wait […]