Understanding Wrongful Death and Survival Damages in Pennsylvania

Understanding Wrongful Death and Survival Damages in Pennsylvania

It’s a terrible tragedy when a loved one dies because of someone else’s wrongful actions or carelessness. The pain of losing someone can be even worse under these circumstances because the loss didn’t have to happen. Nothing can bring your loved one back, but Pennsylvania law provides ways for family and other beneficiaries to seek […]

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Failure to Diagnose Gestational Diabetes

Failure to Diagnose Gestational Diabetes

Gestational diabetes occurs when hormones from the placenta block insulin which is produced by the pancreas. This results in the pregnant woman developing high blood sugar. If left untreated, there can be serious consequences for both mother and baby. Risk Factors for Developing Gestational Diabetes Pregnancy hormones can block the release of insulin and keep it from […]

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Common Conditions That Cause Birth Trauma

Common Conditions That Cause Birth Trauma

Every hour of every day, approximately three newborns are injured during the birthing process. Sometimes, the injury is so severe the baby is stillborn or dies shortly after birth. Others suffer minor injuries and recover and return to normal within days or weeks. Still another group are injured to a degree their lives and the lives […]

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What Are The Key Facts Required To Prove Medical Malpractice?

What Are The Key Facts Required To Prove Medical Malpractice?

Every hospital administrator and surgical staff is frequently reminded of the case of Willie King, the New York man who made national news when he underwent surgery to remove his diseased diabetic leg. He woke up from the operation astounded to find his diseased leg still attached but his other healthier leg gone. Ultimately, King’s diseased leg […]

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