Medical Malpractice Filed by Younger Women Increasing

Medical Malpractice cases filed by young women are increasing, due to a rising number of cancer misdiagnoses. Breast and Cervical Cancers Go Undetected in Young Women In a recent report by the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), younger woman are being diagnosed with cancer in it's much later stages, making it difficult, if not impossible, to effectively treat. Specifically, the report states that: ...over half of all colorectal cancers and cervical cancers, and a third of breast cancers were diagnosed in the later stages. Cancer detected early can be treated even without the use of radiation or chemotherapy, which … [Read more...]

Medical Malpractice and Fraud May Put Doctor in Jail

Mark Weinberger, also known as the "nose doctor," was an otolaryngologist in Meriville, Indiana. On the outside, his practice was very attractive, posh and glamorous, but also modern and convenient. In reality, while Weinberger promised modern medicine and charged modern prices, he was performing outdated and somewhat ineffective procedures. He regularly made surgical mistakes, and, as some of his patients claim, missed cancer diagnoses. He disappeared for almost five years while fraud charges and medical malpractice and negligence claims mounted against him. He was on vacation with his wife in the Greek Isles, and was declared missing … [Read more...]