Group B Streptococcus (GBS), also known as Group B Strep, is a serious bacterial infection that pregnant women can transmit to their babies during childbirth. While some adults have GBS with limited medical effects, Group B Strep bacteria is particularly harmful to infants. With this in mind, doctors often administer advanced prenatal screening tests for […]read full article
A new investigation of baby foods sold in the U.S. revealed that the majority of these products contain toxic metals, which may cause permanent harm to an infant’s brain. Researchers tested over 160 baby food products, marketed by some of the nation’s primary manufacturers, ultimately finding neurotoxins like lead, arsenic, mercury, and cadmium in 95 […]read full article
We all have reflexes. Many of our physical reactions seem to happen unconsciously, without prior thought or even time to consider what we are doing until after these actions have already occurred. These are our reflexes, and they are often essential for our survival. While some reflexes are present in infancy and remain active for […]read full article
Child Infection Misdiagnosis Lawyers in NJ Any parent who has taken a child to the pediatrician has likely heard, at least once, that a child’s cold symptoms are caused by a viral infection or flu that cannot be treated with antibiotics, and the infection must simply run its course. Usually, this diagnosis comes with instructions […]read full article
The Dangers of Defective Prenatal Vitamins in NJ When vitamins or other medications are improperly manufactured, tested, or marketed, consumers are placed at risk. This is particularly true in the case of prenatal vitamins, which can impact both a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Unfortunately, companies do fail to uphold their duty to provide […]read full article
Researchers are always looking for new and effective ways to treat babies with brain damage, as over one million babies are born with these life-altering injuries every year. Recently, cannabidiol (CBD) has been identified as an exciting, although controversial, option for reversing the effects of brain damage in infants. Adults, politicians, and teens throughout the United […]read full article
The brain is an incredibly complex organ that, if even slightly altered or damaged, can spell long-term negative effects. It is particularly vulnerable in infants and children, whose neurological systems continue to develop once outside of the womb. The increased susceptibility of babies and kids to brain injuries and associated brain damage makes any potential […]read full article
Twin Birth Injury Lawyers serving all of New Jersey Having one child is a miraculous event, but two? Perhaps even more amazing. While multiple birth pregnancies are a miracle of nature and more than ever, of science, they are also inherently more dangerous that typical pregnancies involving only one baby. In fact, having twins automatically […]read full article
A new report issued by Kids In Danger (KID), discovered a strikingly lower rate of children’s product recalls in the last year. This leaves parents to wonder: are products intended for use with children becoming safer, or are the regulatory agencies responsible for identifying defective products simply becoming more careless with their enforcement policies? It […]read full article
If your child suffered an injury, complications, or a medical condition resulting from medical negligence, you may have grounds for a pediatric malpractice or birth injury lawsuit. Learn more.
If a doctor, nurse, hospital, or other healthcare provider failed to provide adequate care for your child and they suffered harm, you can pursue compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and more. Find out about damages.
The statute of limitations to file a medical malpractice lawsuit varies from state to state. The time limits may begin when your child's condition is identified, not necessarily when it occurred. Contact us for information that applies to your child's specific case.
Research published in the Journal Pediatrics found that 45 percent of pediatric patient medical errors resulting in harm were most likely preventable.