When to Worry About Delayed Development

It’s important to remember that every child grows at their own pace and will reach different milestones at different times.  There are, however, guidelines that you can follow to make sure that your child is developing normally and that you’re aware of any signs of developmental problems. Some things will indicate more serious problems than […]

Emergency C-Section

Many expecting mothers have dreams and plans about how their labor and delivery will progress.  You may have toured the hospital, written your birthing plan and taken Lamaze classes with your partner.  Delivering a healthy baby is your primary goal.  However, there are times when complications during labor and delivery change all of that unexpectedly.  […]

What Type of Liability are Dram Shop Laws?

When you are injured in a car accident with a drunk driver, you may have many questions running through your mind. How will you pay for your medical expenses? Will you recover from your injuries? Who is to blame?  Dram Shop Laws in Rhode Island Dram shop laws in Rhode Island outline some of the […]

Difficulties Faced By Spinal Cord Injuries

Spinal cord injuries are some of the most devastating and life-changing injuries an accident victim can face. In fact, even when spinal cord injuries do heal, a spinal cord injury survivor’s life is rarely the same. They may be left dealing with some degree of permanent impairment or even PTSD from the traumatic event. It […]

What Happens if Your Spinal Cord is Damaged?

What is the Spinal Cord? Your spinal cord is the lifeline of the body. It is a collection of 31 pairs of nerves that connect all of your vital organs, muscles, and limbs to your brain. These nerves tell your muscles when to move, they feel pain and temperature, and they even control how fast […]

What are the Different Types of Spinal Cord Injuries?

According to the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center, an estimated 291,000 people in the United States are currently living with a spinal cord injury. These injuries range from devastating complete paralysis to milder loss of sensations. The spinal cord is a delicate bundle of nerves that travel from your brain through your spine. These […]

Spinal Cord Injury

One of the most life-changing and devastating injuries an accident victim can suffer is a spinal cord injury. These injuries can affect every aspect of life and compromise an accident victim’s entire future. In the blink of an eye, an individual could lose the ability to walk, sit, or even breath on their own. Spinal […]

Can a Traumatic Birth Affect the Baby?

A traumatic birth can cause irreparable damage to your baby. This damage can result in a lifetime of pain and suffering, as well as intensive long-term disabilities. In fact, eight out of every 1,000 babies born this year will suffer from some form of birth injury after a traumatic birth. In addition to the harm […]