By MELISSA HEALY
APRIL 21, 2015, 8:06 PM
At least a dozen major studies have found that early childhood vaccines do not cause autism. But one possibility remained: that immunizations could cause autism in a
small group of children who were already primed to develop the disorder.
Now, new research has ruled out that possibility ... read more
"Laura's Law" allows courts to require outpatient treatment
By Joshua Stewart • U-T11:40 a.m.April 21, 2015Updated4:41 p.m.
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to implement "Laura's Law," which will give courts power to order treatment for mentally ill people under certain conditions. Supervisor Bill Horn cast the lone opposing vote.
San Diego — ... read more
BY ROBERT P. HOLLOWAY
SPECIAL TO THE BEE
04/16/2015 5:00 PM
04/17/2015 12:00 AM
When I was a young boy, my parents decided to share their love by fostering children. Two children stayed with us briefly. Then, a 4-year-old girl was sent to us who had experienced numerous forms of abuse. After a year, we ... read more