Did you know that teenage spanking is legal in all the U.S states? Most people do not view it as abusive. However, if the spanking leads to bruises or a red bottom, then it is seen as physical abuse which is illegal. Generally, parents spank their children as a way of disciplining them. They do it to prevent the child from repeating the mistake. Some of them even allow teachers to spank them in school. However, according to a research published by the Canadian Medical Association Journal, spanking is not an effective way of disciplining children; it can actually impair long-term development. Dealing with teenagersRead More →