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A Missed Diagnosis Leads To A $4.2 Million Payout

Share List About one in ten diagnoses are wrong. This leads to a number of problems for medical professionals as their patients potentially receive the wrong treatment, unnecessary treatment, or even no treatment at all for diseases or conditions that could prove fatal. As you might have guessed, the cost of misdiagnosis is staggering. In […]

How Do I know If I’m A Victim of Medical Malpractice?

Share List Doctors make mistakes everyday, sometime leading to debilitating and permanent damage through mistakes, carelessness, or negligence. The thing is, sometimes you’re unconscious on a table when it happens. What if you weren’t informed you of those mistakes? What if you’re left with a lifelong injury because of your doctor’s carelessness but have no […]

The Psychology Of Drug and Alcohol Use

Share List Motivation is the subjective value of a goal times the perceived likelihood of success. If there is no value despite the likelihood of success, there will be no motivation. If there is a huge value but little likelihood of success, then there will still be no motivation. Using drugs and/or alcohol is a […]

A Rose By Any Other Name…

Share List We know our past mistakes. Our friends know, our family, even most of our neighbors. Don’t’ we just wish that we could change our name and wipe our slate clean and start over? Just a simple name change can make all our regrettable actions disappear, and we are suddenly a new person with […]

Types of Car Accidents

Share List Different Types of Car Accidents When it comes to car accidents, they and come in all shapes and sizes. Some types of car accidents are more likely than others and some put the driver and passengers of the vehicle at serious risk of injury. It is important to know a few of the […]

Common Birth Injuries

Share List When your child born, it can be the happiest time of your life. Unfortunately, sometimes there are complications during the birthing process that result in injuries. If the doctor was acting recklessly during the birthing process and caused the injury, you may be entitled to compensation. If your child suffered a birth injury, […]

Signs of Nursing Home Abuse

Share List When an elder relative is admitted into a nursing home, trust is being placed in an establishment. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Nursing home abuse and neglect happen more than you think. It can be hard to tell if your loved one is being abused or neglected by nursing home officials. […]

What is Traumatic Brain Injury?

Share List Traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs when a sudden physical assault on the head, such as a bump, blow, jolt or wound that breaks through the skull, causes damage to the brain that disrupts normal functioning. The damage can cause bruising, swelling or tearing of brain tissue and may be focal, confined to one […]