patient safety


Slow baby growth during pregnancy can cause cerebral palsy

Tips on how to lower the risk of fetal growth restriction

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Three things that you can do to reduce the serious risks of anesthesia

Botched anesthesia care can cause heart and breathing issues and even death

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Two tips for a better weight loss surgery outcome

Cleveland Clinic study highlight the risk of minimizing symptoms like pain and nausea after bariatric surgery

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Too many painkillers can mask the root cause and cause serious injury or death

What to do when your nurse or doctor's answer to every question is more pain medication

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Can a hospital emergency room delay or refuse treatment, to talk about insurance or money?

Learn about your important federal rights that apply if you have an emergency medical condition or are in active labor

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Marathon traffic delays lead to higher heart attack death rates

Practical tips for getting fast hospital care when a heart attack or stroke may be happening

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Texas allows doctors to sign unauthorized do not resuscitate (DNR) orders without telling you

Three things you can do to protect yourself and your family

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Four tips to protect against dangerous blood clots during and after surgery

Every surgery increases the risk of deep vein thrombosis and deadly pulmonary embolism

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Getting a medical second opinion could save or change your life

Are you asking, "Should I get a second opinion?" Yes! Mayo Clinic study: Up to 88% of the time, second opinions changed the diagnosis or treatment.

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How to prevent birth injuries and death during labor & delivery

Practical tips to improve chances for a successful, healthy labor and delivery

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