A recent report by the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine reveals the majority of Americans will experience a minimum of one diagnostic error during their lifetime. These diagnostic errors include such… Read More
No one thinks that getting a flu shot at a flu clinic or the doctors office will cause a serious injury. In fact, most of us think we are protecting our health.
Unfortunately, sometimes poorly performed flu shots can cause a serious arm injury. Some… Read More
This November 4th, California voters will have the chance to vote on Proposition 46, known as the Medical Malpractice Lawsuits Cap and Drug Testing of Doctors Initiative.
In 1975, California Governor Jerry Brown signed the Medical Injury Compensation… Read More
Florida's Supreme Court made headlines last week for removing the cap on damages for wrongful death medical malpractice cases. This is excellent news for Florida families that are grieving the loss of a loved one whose death was preceded by a failure… Read More
According to CBS News, federal health official have confirmed 33 cases of a rare fungal eye infection across 7 states. All of the patients had undergone some type of eye procedure, including surgery or injections. The CDC reports that 23 people had some… Read More
Veronica Olguin is suing Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center after a nurse severed her babys finger. In October 2011, Veronica Olguin took her then 3-month-old daughter Selena to the hospital for a fever that wouldnt break. The baby stayed in the… Read More
On Wednesday, Florida's Department of Health issued an emergency suspension of Zannos Grekos's medical license after he allegedly performed an illegal stem therapy on an unidentified patient that died during the procedure last week. According to CNN,… Read More
We are taught from an early age that we should trust our medical care providers when it comes to their diagnoses, their opinions and their recommendations. However, doctors and other medical professionals can and will make mistakes from time to time,… Read More
When someone is injured in the course of receiving medical care, that person can suffer immensely and may not even survive the aftermath of such a mistake. When these situations arise, those who have been harmed or the surviving family members need to… Read More
Cancer is a public health scourge, and it's been terrorizing people all over Arizona and the United States for generations. The biggest reason that cancer instills such fear is that it has no cure, although the remarkable progress made in cancer research… Read More