Monthly Archives: November 2014

Birth Injuries: Lack of Oxygen During Labor and Delivery Can Lead to Cerebral Palsy and Severe Brain Damage

Of the many potential risks involved in childbirth, perhaps none is more impactful than when a baby is deprived of oxygen. “Hypoxia” is the term used for this inadequate level of oxygen before and/or during delivery, and the consequences to the long-term health of the child can be catastrophic. Several different injuries can occur as […]