Study: Spanking May Change Children’s Brains

Rare is the parent who’s never so much as thought about spanking an unruly child. But a new study provides another reason to avoid corporal punishment: Spanking may cause changes in the same areas of a child’s brain affected by more severe physical and sexual abuse. Previous research has consistently found links between spanking and behavioral problems, aggression, depression, and […]

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Man accused of beating wife after she shared photos to raise epilepsy awareness

A woman who shared photos of her seizure injuries for epilepsy awareness is distraught after people wrongly took them as evidence that her husband beats her. 42-year-old Sarah Bomzer was making a cup of tea for her husband Adam, 43, last month, when she had a seizure. The mum-of-two was rushed to hospital and suffered severe bruising to her arms […]

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