Truth Behind the “Malpractice Crisis”

In the past decade, more than thirty states have enacted some type of medical malpractice award cap in response to what has been touted as a “malpractice crisis.” The central issue to this “crisis” has been the continual increase in malpractice insurance premiums and healthcare costs, which many claim to … Continue reading

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