Probably you have been wondering when does a difficult delivery process tip over into the realm of medical negligence or malpractice causing birth injuries. It isn’t uncommon for parents having a child to experience some challenges during the labor and delivery process. Though some hardships are expected, it is recommended for mothers to understand that some complications may go beyond normal child delivery issues and become medical negligence.
Birth injuries to the infant or mother
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Dental implants are an excellent solution for tooth replacement. That’s why people who suffer tooth loss – whether due to injury, decay, or infection – choose implants as a way of restoring their smile and normal functioning.
A missing tooth (or teeth) can lead to more than just cosmetic problems. Difficulty chewing food, structural complications and dramatic loss of confidence are all side effects of the lost tooth. If you fall into this bandwagon, then dentures and dental bridges are all Read more [...]
If you have been dealing with back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, headaches, and other painful conditions for a while now, you may have already been thinking of going to a chiropractor. Going to a chiropractor may be one of the best decisions you could make for your health and relief from pain, as chiropractors will know what to do with your pain at the source. But when you visit a chiropractor, it may not be the same as visiting a general practitioner – for one, chiropractors may do a number Read more [...]
If you are in Australia, or any nation in the world, you know you need health insurance to help you pay for regular or unexpected medical and related expenses. Besides, Australian law requires everyone who lives in Australia to have health insurance. However, you want to get a bargain plan, in terms of receiving the best plan available with the richest benefits at the lowest price possible - everyone does! But how do you do this? One answer is by visiting iHealth Insurance’s website at https://www.iselect.com.au/health-insurance/.
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Ovulation and fertility are inextricably linked. If you want to get pregnant quickly, you need to know when you’re fertile – trying to conceive when your body simply can’t get pregnant is frustrating and dispiriting. If you don’t understand the processes behind your fertility you might thing something is wrong, or for that matter you might not spot something being wrong when it is.
Today we’re taking a look at ovulation: what it is, what causes it, when it happens and what it means for Read more [...]
When it comes to managing your health, medical professionals depend on accurate information so they can provide higher-quality care. As with many other industries, taking advantage of new technology has proven essential in improving results. When your doctors have an instant access to electronic medical records, they have all the data they need to make informed decisions for your care. These forms are truly comprehensive — the following is just some of the information that can be stored in these Read more [...]
About 12,500 Americans suffer spinal cord injury annually. In addition to recovery, one of the top challenges that most spinal cord injury patients face is the medical expense. The initial cost of hospitalization is approximately $140,000 and during the first treatment, the patient is likely to spend $198,000. Further, people with quadriplegia are likely to cost $500,000 and the lifetime treatment are likely to cost $1.35 million. The bad news is that only half of the spinal cord injury patients Read more [...]
As we age, our ego does not always enjoy the process of growing older. Our bodies will start to sag, get a bit wrinkly, and just appear less pleasant than it used to be. Sometimes this feeling does not even have to start with the aging process. There might be something that always annoyed you about your appearance. In either case, there are certain common plastic surgery options that you should consider if you are unhappy with your appearance.
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If you walk into a beautician’s or aesthetic clinic across the country, you could choose from dozens of different treatments, with different equipment and techniques all playing into the what the right choice might be.
If you’re not an expert it can be confusing, and while you can always talk to a professional to make sure you’re picking the right treatment for you, if you want to make a decision ahead of time, and feel in control of the process, it can help to educate yourself!
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Do you love having a pedicure and slipping into sandals when the warmer weather comes round or do you dread showing your lumpy, bumpy and dried out feet to the world? A survey conducted by OnePoll found that in the UK, almost half of women prefer to keep their feet covered up during the summer, despite the discomfort and outfit matching problems that doing so can cause. One of the main factors driving women to keep their feet under wraps is a bunion, but what are they, are they a problem you need Read more [...]