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Cerebral Palsy: Types, Causes, and Costs

March 22, 2018

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When an infant is born with cerebral palsy, it could have been caused by two factors: incidents that naturally occurred during pregnancy or by avoidable medical mistakes made by the …

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What Expecting Mothers Should Know About Vacuum Extraction Delivery

March 19, 2018

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What Is Vacuum Extraction? Vacuum extraction is a procedure that is occasionally performed during vaginal delivery. During this procedure, the doctor uses a vacuum to help move the baby through …

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What Expecting Mothers Should Know About Forceps Delivery

March 19, 2018

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What Is Forceps Delivery? Forceps delivery is a type of assisted vaginal delivery that is sometimes needed in the course of vaginal childbirth when the infant gets stuck. During this …

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Prescription Drugs During Pregnancy

March 19, 2018

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About 70 percent of pregnant women take at least one prescription drug during pregnancy, but not all prescription medicines are safe to use during pregnancy. Harmful Prescription Drugs Numerous drugs …

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Failure to Detect Fetal Distress

March 19, 2018

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What Is Fetal Distress? Fetal distress, or non-reassuring fetal status, is an uncommon complication of labor that refers to the presence of signs that suggest the fetus might not be …

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Negligent Fetal Monitoring During Labor

March 19, 2018

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What Is Fetal Monitoring? Fetal monitoring measures the heart rate, rhythm, and other functions of the fetus, including the presence or absence of accelerations and decelerations of the heartbeat. The …

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Negligence in Prenatal Care

March 19, 2018

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What Is Prenatal Care? Prenatal care is the health care you receive while pregnant, including checkups, prenatal testing, and vaccinations. It can help keep you and your baby healthy, assist …

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Preeclampsia: Symptoms, Risks, and What You Can Do About It.

March 19, 2018

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What Is Preeclampsia? Preeclampsia is a condition that occurs during pregnancy and is often indicated by high blood pressure after the 20th week of pregnancy or after giving birth (postpartum …

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Shoulder Dystocia: Symptoms, Causes, and Complications

March 19, 2018

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What Is Shoulder Dystocia? Shoulder dystocia refers to the scenario during labor when a baby’s head passes through the birth canal and the baby’s shoulders become stuck. This complication becomes …

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Umbilical Cord Conditions: How Your Doctor’s Negligence Could Lead to Serious Birth Injuries

March 19, 2018

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What Is the Umbilical Cord? The umbilical cord is a narrow tube that connects the developing baby to the uterus of the mother. It is often referred to as the …

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