DAYTON, Ohio — A 42-year old woman has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the death of her 14-year-old daughter, who weighed 28 pounds when she died. The county coroner ruled that Makayla Norman died of nutritional and medical neglect complicated by cerebral palsy. “She was the worst malnourished child this office has ever seen,” Ken Betz, director of the coroner’s office, said Thursday.
READ MORE HERE:
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
Educate Yourself -- Learn the Facts
It May Just Save a Child's Life!!