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Why is This Family Outraged by Texas Medical Malpractice Laws?

In 2014, a mother lost her baby due to a traumatic birth injury caused by the doctor’s improper use of forceps during the baby’s delivery. The forceps caused a brain injury that became fatal. The parents of the infant sued the hospital and the doctor who performed the delivery for medical malpractice and won. Despite being awarded $10.3 million, the…
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How Did This Infant Sustain a Second-Degree Burn in a Marble Falls Medical Clinic?

A few months ago, the parents brought an 11-day-old infant to a Marble Falls medical clinic for a two-week screening. A medical assistant heated up a gel pack to help with blood sampling. When the medical assistant placed the pack on the baby’s foot, the newborn immediately started crying. However, the medical assistant continued taking samples and promptly left to…
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