Articles by NPHM

How to Deal with the Costs of Caring for a Baby with Birth Injuries

by NPHM | February 17th, 2020

For parents who have just been through the incredible stress of learning that their child suffered a possibly preventable injury during pregnancy, delivery, or immediately after birth, dealing with likely extensive medical expenses is often more than anyone should have to bear. Research suggests that 40 percent of families who have a child with special […]

What is a Birth Injury?

by NPHM | February 10th, 2020

The time shortly before, during, and immediately after birth is when infants are most vulnerable. If doctors, nurses, midwives, and other healthcare providers don’t provide proper care in these moments, they can cause irreparable harm. Any injury that occurs during this period is known as a birth injury. Sometimes, no one is to blame for […]

What to Look for in a Nursing Home

by NPHM | February 3rd, 2020

When you’re searching for the right nursing home, do you know what to look for? Above all, you want a facility that you can trust to provide the best care possible. Deciding which nursing homes to consider and which to avoid isn’t easy, especially if this if your first time doing it. The good news […]

Stay Safe on Super Bowl Sunday

by NPHM | January 27th, 2020

Whether or not your team is playing, everyone has a reason to enjoy Super Bowl Sunday. The biggest game of the year is a great time to hang out with friends, eat, drink, and be merry. Unfortunately, like on any holiday that involves alcohol, Super Bowl Sunday is also a dangerous day to be on […]

What You Need to Know about Road Rage

by NPHM | January 20th, 2020

Road Ragers: almost every driver in Ohio has seen one at some point or another. They drive erratically and aggressively, and they sometimes even attempt to incite direct confrontations with other motorists. Road rage is a serious issue in America with dire consequences. In fact, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration notes that fatal road […]

Follow These Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Vehicle

by NPHM | January 13th, 2020

Ohio’s winters are notoriously harsh. We’ve already experienced bitterly cold and freezing temperatures this year, and there are plenty more on the way. Cold weather doesn’t just do a number on local streets, highways, and interstates—it can also seriously damage vehicles. Just as knowing how to drive in winter weather is essential for reducing your […]

Your Social Posts Could Hurt Your Claim

by NPHM | January 6th, 2020

Over 169.5 million people in the U.S., more than half the population, are Facebook users, and the odds are good that you’re one of them. Even if you’re not on Facebook, there’s a good chance you use another social media platform, such as Twitter or Instagram, to share your thoughts online. But if you post […]

How to Stay Safe When Riding with or Acting as a Designated Driver

by NPHM | December 30th, 2019

Getting behind the wheel of any vehicle when you’re over the legal limit for blood alcohol content (BAC) is one of the most dangerous things you can do. To stay safe on nights out after drinking, many people appoint friends or family members ahead of time to be their designated drivers. Being a designated driver […]

Tips for Traveling with Kids

by NPHM | December 23rd, 2019

Whether you are making your way over the state border to visit Grandma for the holidays or are making a cross-country roadtrip to see the sights of America, traveling with children can occasionally be frustrating. Keeping them happy and occupied, so you can keep your eyes on the road and avoid accidents, is difficult, especially […]

Winter Driving Tips

by NPHM | December 16th, 2019

Snow, ice, and freezing temperatures are commonplace throughout Ohio during the winter months. And while most cities throughout the state are prepared for this inevitable inclement weather, not all drivers are ready for the reduced traction, longer stopping distances, and overall loss of control that icy roads often bring. Bad weather is one of the […]