Risks of Giving Birth at Home

In recent years, families have sought more alternative, non-hospital locations for giving birth, such as at home and at birthing centers. The complications of giving birth outside of the hospitals can be a reason for concern, but a lot of times women feel more compelled to give birth at a place that suits their [...]

2020-10-09T11:05:38-07:00June 20th, 2018|Birth Injuries|

Many Birth Defects are Preventable

What could be worse than being informed as an expectant parent that your child may be born with a birth defect that could cripple them or remain with them the rest of their natural lives. Experts say there’s a lot an expectant mother can do nowadays to do to reduce a child’s risk for [...]

2020-12-22T13:22:43-08:00May 9th, 2018|Birth Injuries, Malpractice|

Are There Risks Associated with Using Midwives?

In recent years, families have sought more alternative, non-hospital locations for giving birth, such as at home and at birthing centers using midwives. The complications of giving birth outside of the hospitals can be a reason for concern, but a lot of times women feel more compelled to give birth at a place that [...]

2020-10-09T09:55:11-07:00July 21st, 2016|Birth Injuries, Malpractice|

4 Myths about Birth Injuries that You Shouldn’t Believe

Believing these birth injury myths can cost you, Portland medical malpractice lawyers explain. Here’s why. Contact us if you’ve been harmed by medical mistakes. Birth injuries can be as devastating to infants as they may be to parents, especially when preventable medical negligence may have contributed to these injuries. What can compound the [...]

2017-01-10T09:13:13-08:00September 30th, 2015|Birth Injuries|

Birth Injury Lawsuits: FAQs

Welcoming a new child into the world and your family is undoubtedly an exciting and wonderful experience; however, when a child may have sustained a birth injury that will cause significant impairments for the rest of that child’s life, families can be left with a lot of frustration, stress and questions. One option these [...]

2020-10-12T11:59:23-07:00September 23rd, 2014|Birth Injuries, Blog, Malpractice|

Birth Injury Facts and Statistics: An Overview

While birth injuries are always tragic events, they can be far more heartbreaking when families realize that their newborn’s injuries could have been prevented if not for the negligence of a doctor or another medical professional. The preventable nature of birth injuries may be just as distressful and unsettling as the prevalence of them. [...]

2020-10-12T12:31:35-07:00June 25th, 2014|Birth Injuries, Blog, Malpractice|

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