Why Parents Do Not Seek Medical Help When Their Children Need It?! Some Adults Choose Faith Over Medicine
August 9, 2018
Is it up to parents to decide how to treat their own children? But what if they make a wrong choice? The price for such mistakes can be too high.
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Why some parents choose faith over medicine?
According to ‘Children’s Health Care Is a Legal Duty’ organization, recent statistics on children’s deaths due to parents’ neglect is alarming, The New York Times reported that around 300 children die every year in the United States in the last two decades because medical care was withheld on the religious aspect. 40% of parents choose not to vaccinate their kids for the same reason. They do not seek medical care for their children on the ground that it violates their belief in faith healing.