Study Links Spanking to Physical Abuse
Those who paddled were 3 times likelier to use harsher punishments
WEDNESDAY, Aug. 27 (HealthDay News) -- Compared to mothers who don't spank their children, mothers who've spanked their child in the past year are three times more likely to use harsher forms of punishment.
American College of Pediatricians Questions Validity of Spanking Study
GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American
College of Pediatricians challenges the results of a negatively biased
report on the effects of spanking
recently released by Murray Straus, a
leading opponent of the use of disciplinary spanking. His claim that
spanking is lin...
Mothers' influence is decisive in tots' first year
...llectually, how responsive they were to the child's demands, and the use of spanking
or physical restraint. Child conduct problems in later childhood included c...d conduct problems. Another observation the researchers made was that early spanking
predicted challenging behavior in Non-Hispanic European American families, ...
Spanking Raises Chances of Risky, Deviant Sexual Behavior
...ul side effect to spanking," said Murray Straus, a spanking
expert who was expected to present the findings of...ed "avoiding it if you can."
A meta-analysis of spanking
studies conducted by Gershoff found 93 percent agreement among studies that spanking
can lead to such problems as delinquent and anti-s...
A higher risk of obesity for children neglected by parents
...ut three types of child maltreatment in the prior year: neglect (such as not providing proper supervision for the child), corporal punishment (such as spanking
the child on the bottom with a bare hand) and psychological aggression (such as threatening to spank the child but not actually doing it).
Practice-based intervention has sustained benefits for children and families
...erious behavioral issue to the pediatrician and greater odds of children reading books. Parents also were less likely to use severe discipline such as spanking
with an object or slapping in the face. The findings are published in the September 2007 edition of Pediatrics.
Incorporating developmental special...
Spanking can Cause Adverse Effects Later In Life
...en who were not spanked. However, the link between spanking
and behavior problems in black and Hispanic childr... the difference between ethnic groups. Among them, spanking
is thought to be accepted as the norm in black fam...and parents are relatively less likely to perceive spanking
as harsh or unfair. In white communities, where...
...evention, child abuse prevention education, awareness and child ... spanking
your child . physical abuse ? Feature Writers. Feature Writers. Samuel ..... do to help abused children. Child abuse and neglect ... However, a spanking
which leaves marks or bruises on a child might be abuse . ... see: Rep...
UWM research dean promotes building boom
...lion, and a $200 million investment at UWM would just transform the place."
All their faculties
That type of investment would not only bring a spanking
new building, he noted, it would increase the university's research output. UWM has a $50 million research portfolio that could grow, conservatively, ...
Wait `till next year OK for baseball, not broadband
...t other cities offer fully integrated packages to incent companies to move in and stay in.
The most striking example, I think, is Google's brand spanking
new facility in NYC; which is built in the carrier hotel for all the traffic on the entire East Coast.
Has Chicago ever made a similar kind of cou...