Mom Accused of Withholding Son's Chemo

It seems unimaginable. An 8-year-old autistic boy is diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He is treated, goes into remission and is given an 85 percent to 90 percent chance of survival. But his mom must continue a "five-phase" regimen of chemotherapy at home. His mom was supposed to pick up medications, administer them and bring her son back to the hospital for follow-up treatments. It might seem hard to believe, but in court papers filed in Salem District Court prosecutors charge that's...Full Story
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