Latest Health law Stories

2011-02-08 00:10:00

Due to the ever increasing cost of medical malpractice insurance, many doctors have made the decision to drop their insurance coverage.

2011-01-26 13:33:00

Calls on Congress to Enact Reform Without Delay WASHINGTON, Jan.

2011-01-13 00:00:45

National Birth Defects Prevention Month should serve as a reminder that, in all too many cases, preventable mistakes by medical professionals lead to birth defects such as cerebral palsy, Chicago medical negligence lawyer Patrick A.

2011-01-10 16:37:00

All Issues on List Will Likely Be Affected by New Health Care Reform Provisions ARLINGTON, Va., Jan.

2010-12-23 00:01:09

Attorney James C. Lewis of Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis, & Appleton represented the parents of a child who suffered permanent nerve damage and arm injuries after a midwife provided negligent care during the birth process.

2010-12-15 19:26:00

Move Calls Industry to Task for Making False Claims and Hiding Potentially Harmful Ingredients from Consumers WASHINGTON, Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "We all need to know that what we take is safe.

2010-11-01 12:05:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Three major endorsements of health courts (also called medical courts) have recently emerged, as the nation grapples with ever-rising health care costs and the reality that better care at a lower cost is needed.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.