ADHD Stimulant Use May Increase Risk of Heart Defects in Infants

Posted on February 12, 2018 in Medical Malpractice by

Although attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) often appears in childhood, the behavior disorder affects men and women of all ages. In order to combat the symptoms of ADHD, which include limited attention and hyperactivity, along with potential difficulties in concentration, memory, organization, and motivation, patients are often prescribed stimulants, including methylphenidate […]

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Infant Mortality in the US

Posted on February 6, 2018 in Birth Injuries by

Although infant mortality has been declining on a global scale, children younger than one year old are dying more often in the U.S. than in 20 other wealthy nations, including Sweden, Japan, Italy, Denmark and Canada. According to a study recently published in the journal Health Affairs, children have been dying […]

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