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November 28, 2016

Non-English and Limited English Speaking Patients Have a Higher Risk of Experiencing a Medical Mistake

Driver fatigue is a universal problem that contributes to hundreds of thousands of motor vehicle accidents per year. In fact, according to a recent AAA survey, nearly half of all drivers admitted to falling asleep or nodding off while driving...

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November 15, 2016

Maternal Mortality Concerningly Common in United States

While it is fairly common knowledge that developing countries still struggle with infant and maternal mortality in childbirth, many wrongly assume that such tragedies are not an issue in developed nations. Unfortunately, nothing could be further from the truth. In...

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November 8, 2016

Essure Birth Control Implant Issued a Black Box Warning from FDA but Remains on the Market

Over the last decade, an estimated 750,000 women have received the Essure birth control implant. Thousands have reported health complications, some of which were life-altering. In response, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has moved to issue a “black box”...

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October 28, 2016

Being an Informed and Empowered Patient Can Reduce Your Risk of Experiencing a Medical Mistake

When it comes to the problems in our healthcare system today—be it the increase in medical malpractice liability coverage costs for physicians, or the deterioration of the system itself—the blame often falls to “runaway juries,” outrageous award amounts for non-economic...

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October 21, 2016

CDC Study Reveals Nearly Two-Thirds of Sepsis Cases Are Diagnosed Too Late

Government agencies like the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) were put into place to protect the public. But what happens when that agency fails to do its job; when they and the companies they are supposed to regulate...

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September 30, 2016

Medication Errors, Missed Diagnoses, and Your PCP: What Patients Should Know About the Malpractice Claims Against Their Primary Care Doctors

When a pedestrian is involved in an automobile accident, the results are often fatal. For this reason, many cities have taken significant measures to improve pedestrian safety. Despite those efforts, many parts of the country are still experiencing a rise...

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August 17, 2016

Preventable Medical Errors Kill 700 U.S. Citizens Each Day

Accidental falls are one of the leading causes of injury in the United States. Colder temperatures and precipitation leads to icy driveways, sidewalks, stairways, and streets; this only further increases the risk of injury due to falls, slips, and trips...

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