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Hypoxia Considered A Cause In A Large Portion Of Birth Injury Cases

by Staff Blogger | February 12th, 2013

February 12, 2013 Hypoxia is a serious condition that is often the result of complications at birth and affects around 1 in every 1,000 children who are born. An article from Injury Lawyer News discussed the causes of the condition and the effects it can have on a patient’s life in detail, and also what those who

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Treating depression is a major problem for expectant mothers

by fpw | May 11th, 2011

May 12, 2011 No doubt upon learning of their pregnancy, mothers’ priorities, habits, and even lifestyles may change so that they can better care for themselves and their babies. Have you given up an unhealthy habit because of pregnancy? Imagine if something you had to give up was treatment for a mental health condition. This

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SSRIs during pregnancy associated with birth defects

by fpw | May 4th, 2011

May 5, 2011 Upon deciding to become pregnant, women have to make many health decisions that will affect both them and their babies. For example, women may have to decide whether a course of treatment through drugs is appropriate during pregnancy. Some questionable drug use during pregnancy now includes selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). Some

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Antidepressant use during pregnancy may cause drug injuries

by fpw | April 28th, 2011

April 28, 2011 Depression affects many people, but finding treatment through medication is more complicated for pregnant women. As with any other substance they consume, antidepressants can affect their unborn children. According to Live Science, some antidepressants have recently been scrutinized for their presumed safe consumption during pregnancy, but in fact, some studies show that

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