Blog Posts in May, 2016

Risks of Gestational Diabetes

In some situations, no matter if diabetes was present before, pregnant women who have high blood glucose can be diagnosed with gestational diabetes. In 2014, the Centers for Disease Control and ...
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Birth Injuries Caused by Forceps & Vacuum Extractors

If a mother struggles during delivery, the doctor may use certain tools to help. Two of these tools are forceps and vacuum extractors. Forceps are used to help assist the birthing process when the ...
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Common Causes of Childbirth Injury

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates an average of 4 million babies are born every year in the United States. Studies suggest that 6 to 8 babies out of every 1,000 will suffer from ...
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