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  • Everything You Need to Know About Stroke Misdiagnosis and Medical Malpractice Claims

    In Canada, stroke is the third leading cause of death following heart disease and cancer. Strokes are one of the primary causes of physical disabilities amongst Canadians, and Canadians suffer more than 50,000 strokes a year. What is a stroke? A stroke occurs when blood flow to the brain is interrup … Read more »

  • The Difference Between a Birth Injury and a Birth Defect

    The birth of a new member into your family should be a joyous occasion, and one that is filled with hope and celebration. However, nothing is scarier than learning that your new baby is sick or injured. This comes with stress, worry, and despair for your family. There are two kinds of medical issues … Read more »

  • Why Inducing Labour Early Might Lead to a Safer Delivery

    Induced labour, or labour induction, refers to the process of giving a pregnant woman medicine or using other methods to stimulate uterine contractions before labour begins naturally. A woman’s labour starts with contractions, which occur on their own. Contractions open or dilate the cervix to prepa … Read more »

  • Everything You Need to Know About Sepsis and Medical Malpractice Claims

    According to a study published in the medical journal The Lancet, sepsis is the leading cause of death in the world. It is more widespread than cancer or even coronary diseases. Sepsis is responsible for one in five deaths worldwide. Per year, sepsis is responsible for almost 20 percent of all globa … Read more »

  • Home Birth vs. Hospital Birth: What to Consider

    Are you wondering whether a home birth or hospital birth is the right option for your labour and delivery? A large portion of women in Canada give birth at hospitals, but home births also make up a substantial number of deliveries in provinces like Ontario. Home births have become increasingly popul … Read more »