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Film Screening at State Capitol Highlights Faith-Healing Child Deaths

Film Screening at State Capitol Highlights Faith-Healing Child Deaths BOISE, Idaho – A documentary screening at the Idaho State Capitol on Wednesday aims to shed light on the sometimes deadly consequences of the state's faith-healing exemptions to providing medical care for children. "Dark Clouds Over Canyon County" examines the history of faith healing in Idaho, which can involve treating illnesses and injuries with prayer. Bruce Wingate, founder of the Protect Idaho Kids Foundation, says three to four Idaho children suffer preventable deaths each year because of the religious exemption. ...(Read More)
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