Tag Archives: Medical

How being a female tech founder prepared this CEO to fight the medical system when she got cancer

Leila Janah, a social impact entrepreneur, was diagnosed with cancer at 36 Leila Janah Leila Janah, 36, thought she was doing everything right. She started two tech companies with a strong sense of social mission, and she balanced that by exercising every day, eating well and seeing the doctor for regular check-ups. The last thing… Read More »

Baltimore jury awards $229.6M in medical malpractice lawsuit

A jury in Baltimore has awarded $ 229.6 million to a woman and her young daughter in a medical malpractice lawsuit that alleged the child suffered a brain injury at birth that requires around-the-clock care. The jury deliberated for less than three hours on Monday before returning the verdict against Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.… Read More »