Physical punishment in childhood tied to future health risks

07/15/2013 | Reuters

Researchers surveyed more than 34,000 U.S. adults and found that those who were punished physically as a child were more likely to be obese, have arthritis or suffer from a cardiovascular disease than adults who had not been physically punished as children. The findings were published in the journal Pediatrics.

View Full Article in:


Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director, Research
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Deputy Director, Marketing
America's Heatlh Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC
Director of Operations - GBS
Mayo Clinic
Director of Actuarial Services, Government Programs
Regional Director, Southeastern Region - State Affairs
America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP)
Washington, DC