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Spanking may effect kids long term

October 28, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
According to public health researchers - spanking may teach your child to act more aggressively.When asked, nearly all adults say they remember being spanked as children. And many admit they spank their child occasionally.

But researchers say spanking may have long term negative effects on child's behavior.

Children who were spanked several times a month were reported to be getting into more fights, and hitting other kids.

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