Latest Spanking Stories
LOS ANGELES, Sept.
Author Nadine A.
Researchers say that people who were spanked as children tend to have a poorer vocabulary than those who weren’t.
A new book by Murray Straus, founder and co-director of the Family Research Lab and professor emeritus of sociology at the University of New Hampshire, brings together more than four decades of research that makes the definitive case against spanking, including how it slows cognitive development and increases antisocial and criminal behavior.
A new study conducted at Columbia University in New York finds five-year-old children who have been spanked are more likely to be aggressive and get into even more trouble.
Children who experience harsh physical punishment may be put at a higher risk for developing cardiovascular disease, arthritis and obesity later in life, according to a new study.
Children who are spanked, slapped, grabbed and pushed as a means of physical punishment may be at an increased risk for developing emotional problems later in life, according to findings from a new study to be published in the August issue of Pediatrics.
Michael Pearl, author of the controversial "To Train Up a Child" just released his newest book, "Training Children to Be Strong in Spirit". Nashville
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