All posts by Matthew Willens

Fetal Heart Rate Abnormalities

Birth Injuries Related to Untreated Fetal Heart Rate Abnormalities

Most birth injuries are preventable. Proper monitoring, diagnosis, and timely treatment can prevent many injuries. However, undiagnosed conditions such as fetal heart rate abnormality or fetal arrhythmia can cause a number of complications and lead to life-threatening birth injuries. In...

/ November 20, 2016
umbilical cord compression

Birth Injuries Resulting from Umbilical Cord Compression

Umbilical cord compression is a term used to describe a medical condition in which the umbilical cord gets flattened because of pressure. This results in serious health risks for the baby. The condition can be easily recognized, and quick treatment...

/ November 10, 2016
Birth injury risks

Risk of a Birth Injury Higher For Twins, Triplets and Multiples

The vast majority of multiple pregnancies result in happy, healthy babies. But the more babies a woman is carrying, the higher the risk of complications. Over the years, multiple births have been increasing. Typically, the rate of having twins is...

/ October 31, 2016
Symptoms of Cerebral Palsy

Help in Understanding Cerebral Palsy – What is CP?

More than 10,000 children are diagnosed with cerebral palsy each year. If your child has symptoms of CP, then you no doubt have many questions. If your child is being evaluated for cerebral palsy, or has been recently diagnosed with...

/ October 11, 2016