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BREAKING: Doctors Hit With $24.5M Verdict for Death of Florida Mother Following Childbirth

Stock image.  Fort Lauderdale, FL— Jurors Wednesday handed down a $24.5 million award against a team of doctors for the death of a Florida woman hours after childbirth. Vargas-Chavez, et al. v. Gonzalez-Garcia, et al., CACE18001011. Read more detail on … Continue reading

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81 women sue California hospital for secretly recording them during childbirth, gynecological surgeries

SAN DIEGO (April 2, 2019) – Eighty-one women are suing Sharp Grossmont Hospital in San Diego after learning they were secretly recorded by hidden cameras installed in the hospital’s gynecology operating rooms. The laptop cameras were installed on anesthesia carts in … Continue reading

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Complications in Hospital Childbirth: Are Mothers to Blame?

Ample data suggests that America is the most dangerous place to give birth in the developed world. But while concerned parents blame our health care system and, more specifically, the medical professionals directly involved in childbirth, the medical community has … Continue reading

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How Does Medical Malpractice Cause Brain Damage During Childbirth?

When brain damage occurs in infants, they may have been deprived of oxygen or suffered an injury during labor or delivery, and it may be the fault of medical professionals. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts – Justia … Continue reading

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Black Women 243% More Likely to Die During Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum

A yearlong investigation by ProPublica and NPR has revealed that in addition to the U.S. having the highest rate of maternal death of any industrialized country, black women are 243% more likely than whites or hispanics to die during pregnancy, … Continue reading

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