How spanking may

How spanking may affect brain development in children

Topic: How spanking may affect brain development in children Spanking may affect a child’s brain development in similar ways to more severe forms of violence, according to a new study led by Harvard researchers. The research, published recently in the journal Child Development, builds on existing studies that show heightened activity in certain regions of…

Studying e-cigarettes

Studying e-cigarettes risk to reproductive health

Topic: Studying e-cigarettes risk to reproductive health “The use of the word ‘healthier’ in this context, as if it is synonymous with ‘less harmful,” is misleading if not deceitful,” said Honaramooz, a professor and researcher in the Western College of Veterinary Medicine’s Department of Veterinary Biomedical Sciences. “In the absence of evidence, the premise for…