Doctor looking at a set of chest x-rays

Common Mismanaged Health Conditions

  When we go to the doctors, we expect them to properly diagnose and treat any ailment we may be dealing with so we can recover. Unfortunately, there are countless conditions and illnesses that may have similar symptoms. This often leads to misdiagnosed conditions and the patient not receiving the treatment they deserve. There are…
Doctor showing a pregnant woman an ultrasound on an iPad while she lies on a patient table with her shirt pulled up

What are a Houston OB/GYN’s Responsibilities?

  When a woman is pregnant, they need to go to a doctor who specializes in obstetrics and gynecology. These are often referred to as OB/GYNs. These doctors understand everything about pregnancy, labor, and delivery so the mother has a knowledgeable professional on her side who can put her mind at ease during this process.…
Diagnosis sheet with central pontine myelinolysis written on it

What Is Central Pontine Myelinolysis?

  Any time a patient is already dealing with a serious condition, the idea of developing another serious problem is intimidating. Unfortunately, this happens and it happens quite often. As some conditions worsen, others may develop, causing the patient even more pain and suffering. One of these serious medical conditions is called central pontine myelinolysis,…
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Why Doctors Decide to Use Forceps or Vacuum Extractors

  Having a baby is supposed to be the most memorable time for parents, but there are some situations when unexpected complications may occur. When complications do arise, the obstetrician, nurses, and other medical professionals may take action to rectify the situation and get things going smoothly. One decision that may be made during a…
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Long-Term Impact of a Birth Injury

  An injury is something that nobody wants to experience. It’s even more traumatic and worse when the injury occurs to a newborn baby. Unfortunately, these types of incidents happen far too often and babies are left dealing with a birth injury that can impact their entire lives. As a parent, it’s important for you…
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The Legal Process for Medical Malpractice Cases In Houston

  Medical malpractice cases are some of the most complicated to handle when it comes to seeking compensation through the legal system. There are so many things that the victims must consider and it’s often best for those affected to take legal action as soon as possible to best understand their rights and options. By…