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During the process of giving birth, there are a lot of complications that can potentially arise and if they aren’t handled correctly, the child could be born with a birth injury. One of the most common types of birth injuries is Erb’s palsy, which impacts about 1-2 out of every 1,000 babies. Erb’s palsy is

Certain types of products come with inherent risks and dangers with their use. For example, most types of knives have blades that are sharp enough to cause injury if they’re used carelessly or incorrectly. But that doesn’t necessarily mean that these sorts of products can never be defective. All manufacturers have a responsibility to produce

Every year, about 4.5 million people in the United States are bitten by dogs. While anyone can potentially become the victim of a dog bite, some groups of people are more vulnerable than others. Children, for example, have the highest rate of dog bites, but for other groups of people, the risk of dog bites

Falls are one of the most common — and dangerous — types of workplace accidents. When talking about falls in the workplace, it’s important to note that there are two main types of falls: falls from a height and falls on the same level. While not everyone will be at high risk of falling from

During the winter months, having properly inflated tires on your car is one of the best ways to stay safe on the road. When conditions are snowy and icy, it’s important to make sure your tires are capable of maintaining traction with the road so that you can remain in control of your vehicle. But

When a woman learns she’s expecting a child, her mind often turns toward positive experiences like being able to hold her child for the first time and the joy that comes with being able to watch it grow over the years. So when she goes through pregnancy expecting to give birth to a healthy baby,

Without a doubt, ice is one of the most dangerous types of weather conditions for drivers. Every year, it’s estimated that about 24% of all weather-related car accidents happen when pavement is snowy or icy. But ice poses a unique hazard because snow is at least easy to see and can provide some level of

It’s no secret that Michigan winters can involve a lot of snow and ice. If you’ve lived in Michigan for a while, you know that some winters will be colder and snowier than others. But even during a mild winter, there will still be some snow and ice to deal with, making it harder to

Fire extinguishers are one of the most important items you can have in your home. Nobody ever wants to have a reason to use a fire extinguisher, but if you ever need for one, you’ll be very glad to have it. In an emergency situation, the last thing you want to discover is that your

Hypoxia Linked to ADHD

Wednesday, 22 November 2017 by

One of the most dangerous situations that can occur during childbirth is when the child stops receiving enough oxygen. Just a few minutes of oxygen deprivation can result in serious, lifelong effects, so it’s essential that the medical professionals attending to a birth stay on top of monitoring vital signs to make sure the baby

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