By David Mittleman

Baby Girl Dies After Forceps Delivery

The family of a now deceased baby girl laid her to rest just five days after her birth. Olivia Marie, the daughter of Rachel Melancon and Allen Coats, died shortly after her delivery by forceps, prompting the couple to sue Dr. George T. Backardjiev of the Medical Center of Southeast Texas. According to the couple, Dr. Backardjiev refused to perform a Cesarean section on Rachel, and instead opted to deliver Olivia vaginally using forceps.

Mother Worries About Her Size, Size of the Baby

Rachel is a small woman, standing just 4’11″, …read more