Spastic Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a term that refers to a collection of various permanent, non-progressive disorders that impair an individual’s motor skills.  Together, these various disorders affect roughly one in every 300 children born in the United States, making cerebral palsy the most common cause of motor disability among young Americans. … Continue reading

Fraudulent World of Corporate Dental Chains

The boogeyman.  Monsters under the bed.  The dark. For many years, the dentist was included in this list of irrational childhood fears.  However, recent changes in the dental industry have given credence to this mistrust, as many children have been subjected to procedures they don’t need on teeth that aren’t … Continue reading

Surgery Scams: The Secret World of Unnecessary Operations

Whether its cardiac or neuro, arthroscopic or thoracic, surgery is generally conducted with the goal of healing some sort of malady in the human body.  Even plastic surgery is performed with some corrective aim.  After all, we trust our doctors to inform us of these irregularities and perform the appropriate … Continue reading