Birth Injury Articles

The Pros and Cons of a Midwife Birth

One hundred years ago, most children were born at home. Now, an overwhelming majority of childbirths in America take place in a hospital. Yet, this trend is coming full-circle, as an increasing number of women are opting for a more natural birthing experience, either at home or in a birthing center, under the supervision of […]

Adaptive Yoga for Kids with Cerebral Palsy

Yoga originated in India some 5000 years ago. This physical, mental, and spiritual discipline helps improve balance, coordination, and stability and relieve stress in people of all ages. A series of poses involving meditation, controlled breathing, and stretching produce an exhaustive list of benefits ranging from glowing skin to improved flexibility, enhanced immunity, and peace […]

5 Ways Hospitals Can Make Childbirth Safer

Preventable in-hospital errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States after heart disease and cancer. An estimated 250,000 lives are claimed each year by medical errors which cost the nation $1 trillion in added healthcare costs. The statistics are chilling, no doubt. Would we tolerate two 747’s crashing every day? Or […]