Health

Faith Healing Couple Guilty of Murder

EXCERPT from ABC News (link below): An Oregon husband and wife who relied on faith rather than medicine to treat their dying child were convicted today of criminally negligent homicide. Jeffrey and Marci Beagley of Oregon City said they thought their 16-year-old son, Neil, merely had the flu when they prayed and laid hands on him during the summer of […]

 
 

The damage of the anti-vaccine movement (Los Angeles Times)

Childhood diseases once mostly eradicated are making a comeback. And children are dying.