Tag Archives: Newborn

Woman says pharmacy mix-up had newborn on wrong medication – News 12 Long Island

BELLPORT – A new mother says a mix-up at a pharmacy led her to give her newborn daughter the wrong medication. Brittni Mergl is blaming a prescription mix-up at a Bellport CVS for making her baby sick for two weeks. She says she was supposed to be giving her 4-month-old daughter Erin medicine for acid… Read More »

New Heart Guidelines to stop Newborn Defects

The American Heart Association estimates that out of 1,000 births, nine babies will have some form of congenital heart disorder. Congenital cardiovascular defects are the most common birth defects.  Keeping in line with the above statement, the American Heart Association released new recommendations to help women reduce the risk of giving birth to children with heart defects. These… Read More »