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  • What are the Most Common Surgical Errors?
    What are the Most Common Surgical Errors?

    The Top Five Surgical Errors Surgical errors are one of the most common—and severe—forms of medical malpractice that occur each year, costing an estimated $1.3 billion in payouts nationwide. While ...

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  • 3 Tips for Patients Feeling Rushed at the Doctor’s Office
    3 Tips for Patients Feeling Rushed at the Doctor’s Office

    Making the Most of Your Doctor’s Visit Considering the last year we have all had, the doctor's office is the last place anyone wants to be. However, because of the new vaccines, tests, and pushed-back ...

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  • What a Hospital’s Safety Grade Can Mean for Your Health
    What a Hospital’s Safety Grade Can Mean for Your Health

    Understanding Hospital Safety Grades The Leapfrog Group releases its list of hospital safety grades for medical facilities across the country twice each year. Over four months (from January to April ...

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  • Can Untreated Jaundice Harm My Baby Long-Term?
    Can Untreated Jaundice Harm My Baby Long-Term?

    What is Jaundice? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) , jaundice is a condition characterized by a yellow color seen in a newborn’s skin or eyes and is caused by a ...

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  • How Can Birth Injuries Affect My Baby Long-Term?
    How Can Birth Injuries Affect My Baby Long-Term?

    Long-Term Birth Injuries and Their Implications Finding out that your child suffered an injury during the birthing process is a devastating moment for any parent, and unfortunately, it happens too ...

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  • Are All Birth Injuries Preventable?
    Are All Birth Injuries Preventable?

    Defined simply as a physical impairment an infant may sustain during labor and delivery, birth injuries are commonly associated with forms of medical malpractice or negligence. Since many common birth ...

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