Pneumonia Misdiagnosis: Conditions It’s Mistaken For & Consequences

Doctors sometimes mistake pneumonia for other conditions, leading to dangerous delays in treatment.

Pneumonia can be quite serious, but it’s also relatively common. In fact, there are more than three million cases in the United States every year. Many people get pneumonia at least once during their lifetime.

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Nerve Damage After Surgery

Surgical Errors Can Cause Long-Term Complications in the Central Nervous System

You’ve probably heard it said that “there’s no such thing as minor surgery.” It’s true.  Every invasive procedure invites the possibility of unintended harm, no matter how minor the invasion or how minimal the risk.

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Anoxic Brain Injuries: Definition, Causes, and Medical Malpractice

When brain injury is caused by someone else’s negligence (even a doctor’s), victims may be entitled to financial compensation for their damages.

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D’Amore Holiday Meal Giveaway

Thousands of Maryland families are already preparing to sit down for at least one plentiful Christmas meal this holiday. Unfortunately, not all individuals and families will be so lucky.

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MD Move Over Law

Maryland drivers, prepare to move over. This past October, state legislators expanded the existing ‘Move Over’ law to include more than just emergency response and law enforcement vehicles, and motorists should be prepared to avoid hefty fines and unnecessary traffic accidents.  

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Halloween Safety

Kids across Baltimore are already gearing up to hit the streets this Halloween, strategizing the best costumes and neighborhood routes to collect the most candy possible in only a few hours. However, while kids are planning the fun, parents should be preparing for safety. There are a number of dangers that accompany Halloween posing serious harm to children and other holiday enthusiasts out for the night. Knowing what to plan for and how to stay safe can help ensure everyone makes it home in one piece after their epic Halloween celebrations.   

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Placental Abruption During Labor: Causes, Symptoms, Legal Assistance

Failure to Provide Emergency Treatment Can Cause Life-Long Disability or Death

Placental abruption is relatively uncommon, but when it happens, it can be life-threatening for both mother and child.

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Death of the Mother During Delivery

Medical Negligence During Pregnancy, Labor, or Delivery Can Prove Life-Threatening

For many years, childbirth represented a real threat to a mother’s life. But modern medicine has mitigated the risks.

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