Tag : abuse

Elizabeth Thomas

Issues  26 April '17

More Details Surface About Elizabeth Thomas' Life Before Disappeance With Former Teacher Tad Cummins

Elizabeth Thomas, the teenager abducted by her former teacher, received abuse from her mother.

Jamelle Peterkin

Children  19 April '17

Texas Mom Faces Charges For Burning And Torturing Own Son

A Texas mother was seen in a video burning her son and stuffing plastic to his mouth.

Britain's oldest pedophile 101 year old was jailed for 13 years

Family Life  21 December '16

101-Year-Old Ralph Clarke Charged For Sexual Assaulting 2 Young Girls

Ralph Clarke, a 101-year-old man, has been charged with sexual assault.

Broken Mother/Daughter Relationships: Growing Up With A Mom Who Has BPD

Health/Nutrition  13 December '16

How Borderline Personality Disorder Is Propogated Due To Parental Abuse

Prejudice and discrimination may have far-reaching effects. People who believe that they are being judged negatively or who are treated as inferior may have difficulty performing to the best of their ability.

Protests Continue After Death Of Baltimore Man While In Police Custody

School Age  27 November '16

Why Violence Against Children Should Not Be Tolerated At Any Cost

Violence against children has detrimental impact on the economy, thus infringing on the rights of children is too costly to ignore anymore.

Germany To Expand Child Day Care Hours With KitaPlus Initiative

Infant  20 November '16

Accused Daycare Child Molester: Attorneys Running Back And Forth

Attorneys volleyed back and forth Thursday afternoon when it was to determine charges against Heather Koon, an accused sex predator.

Emotional Abuse Is Far Worse Than You Think

School Age  20 November '16

Are You Already Verbally Abusing Your Child?

Parents are often caught in a fine line of petty comment and verbal abuse. It is important to know when and where to stop.

Soldiers Return Home As U.S. Draws Down Troops From Iraq

School Age  18 November '16

Dozens Of Children Abused For Being Possessed? Police Unable To Resolve Issue

Campaigners say many incidents nationwide are being missed because police and social services have not been adequately trained.

Teacher Surprised With $10,000 As A Knowledge Universe Early Childhood Educator Award Winner

Family Life  17 November '16

Does Century-Old Practice Of Abuse And Neglect Of Child In Care Still Exist?

When children cannot safely remain with their families, child-welfare officials are obligated to ensure their well-being and resources.

Daniel Sanzone and Zoe Howell

Infant  3 November '16

Baby Died Of Abuse: Father Sentenced To Jail With Minimum Of 15 Years

Joshua Millinson, who died due to severe brain injuries, was given justice as his father, Daniel Sanzone, was sentenced to imprisonment facing a minimum of 15 years in jail.

Heroin epidemic

Toddler  2 November '16

Unbelievable: Washington Couple Faces Number Of Charges Over Giving Three Young Children Heroin As 'Feel Good Medicine'

A Washington couple reportedly injected their three young kids with heroin, which they called "feel good medicine."

Yonatan Daniel Aguilar

Family Life  28 October '16

Death Of A Boy In The Closet From Alleged Abuse: Siblings Knew About It But Kept Silent

An allegedly abused boy was concealed inside the closet for 3 years before his death. His siblings knew about it but were forced to keep their silence.

Sexual Assault

Family Life  16 October '16

Sexual Assault Victims’ View: Why Women Hide In Silence Following The Abuse

Sexual assault victims, some if not all, chose to hide rather than speak up but reasons behind those were gradually revealed by some of the victims.

Womens Groups Protest Against MSP Bill Walker

News  5 July '16

How Parents Can Help Their Son Leave Abusive Wife

An abusive marriage is not healthy for the abused partner and their children. In any case, the wise option is to leave and start a new life.

Amber Heard Faces Trial In Gold Coast Court For Smuggling Johnny Depp's Dogs Into Australia

News  9 June '16

Amber Heard Charged with Domestic Violence Back in 2009: What Could This Mean for Her Case Against Johnny Depp?

Actress Amber Heard is currently in a legal battle over disputes of domestic violence against Johnny Depp. However, Heard herself was charged with domestic violence against her then-girlfriend back in 2009.

Michael Roell Mugshot

Education  8 June '16

Sachse, Texas Teacher Accused of Indecency by Special Needs Students

Michael Roell from Sachse, Texas has been accused of indecency and sexual abuse by one of his special needs students.

Amazon.co.uk Launches Kids Love Books, Its First Ever Best-Of Children's Book List-Voted For By Kids Themselves

Education  11 May '16

Does Your Child Hate Reading Books? Here Are 4 Reasons To Encourage Kids To Read

Reading provides both short-term and long-term benefits to children.


Health/Nutrition  23 March '16

FDA Requires New Safety Warnings on the Use of Opioids

Food and Drug Administration has recently released a statement saying that opioid painkillers should come with a warning about the risks that come along with using the medication.

Rape Victim Protest Takes Place in Kolkata

News  23 March '16

Indian Teen Had To Film Own Father Raping Her For People To Believe She Was Abused

To convince people that she was abused by her father, an Indian teen filmed the latest rape incident then brought the video to authorities as proof.


Health/Nutrition  8 March '16

Marijuana Addiction Is Affecting the Lives of Almost 6 Million People, NIH Says

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has found that nearly six million adults experienced marijuana use disorder, which is considered a type of drug dependence or abuse.

Medical X-Ray imaging

Parenting  14 July '15

US Hospitals Often Miss Signs of Child Abuse, Adherence to Screening Guidelines Vary

A new study suggests that hospital personnel failed to conduct proper skeletal surveys on infants and toddlers with injuries associated with abuse despite the procedure's accuracy in determining these cases. The result shows that only half of abused children were evaluated for occult fracture.

Abusive relationships

Health/Nutrition  25 March '14

Does aggression in sports translate to violence at home?

Adolescent boys who played football, basketball or both were about two times more likely to have recently abused their girlfriends compared to other boys, according to a California study.


Health/Nutrition  5 March '14

Family and friends biggest source for abused prescription medication for most people

Family and friends - not drug dealers - are the most common source for abused prescription medication for the majority of abusers, a new study says.

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