Is Dystonia Disorder Cerebral Palsy?

Dystonia Disorder Cerebral Palsy Birth Injury

Cerebral palsy (CP) is the most common physical disability in children. It’s a collection of disorders stemming from injury to the brain before or during birth or in the early months of life that affects movement, balance, and posture. About one in six cases of CP also involve dystonia, which is characterized by involuntary muscle […]

More Pregnant Women are Dying in Rural America. Why?

Maternal Death Rates Pregnancy Rural America

A new data analysis by The Wall Street Journal shows that more women are dying during pregnancy and from post-natal complications than they were 15 years ago — and small-town areas have seen the greatest increase of maternal deaths. Although healthcare continues to advance at astounding rates, sometimes the quality is not evenly distributed across the […]

Klumpke’s Palsy: What You Need to Know

Klumpke's Palsy Birth Injury Lawyer

When you take your new baby home from the hospital, you can’t wait for all the wonderful — albeit exhausting — things that are about to happen. Late-night feedings and lullabies. Baby’s first bath. Having baby grasp onto your finger and seeing just how small this new life is in comparison to you. But what […]