Parents Sue Hospitals, DCFS After Precious Moments Stolen Over Vitamin K Refusal

Richard Dvorak just filed his longest lawsuit to date. One-hundred plus pages, several filled with testimony like this… It’s supposed to be one of the happiest days of your life. … Are they going to take our baby? These scared parents became the center of medical neglect investigations shortly after birth. Instead of family, their […]

Children Taken From Parents Who Refuse Vitamin K Shot

Children Taken From Parents Who Refuse Vitamin K Shot

Opinion | Since 1961, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has recommended that all newborns receive a vitamin K1 injection to prevent uncontrolled bleeding caused by vitamin K deficiency.1 2 Vitamin K1 is required for proper blood clotting, and newborns tend to have low levels due to the fact that vitamin K doesn’t cross the placenta […]