In some countries around the globe, such as Norway and Sweden, elected officials have made it totally illegal for parents to spank their child. Since this happened Oakland, California has established an official "No Spanking Zone." This proposes a question, is spanking a good form of discipline? From what the doctors say it certainly appears not to be and I think most parents tend to agree with them that spanking is not an acceptable form of discipline anymore. But according to the Critique of Anti-Spanking Study, found in Assertive Discipline, "experts do not all agree that spanking is harmful and some believe that mild spanking is a useful form of discipline" (Canter).
Pollan mentions Twinkies and non-dairy creamer as often as he does because he doesn’t want us to eat it because they can be readily identified as something not “whole”. He also says that we should avoid foods containing unfamiliar or unpronounceable ingredients or high fructose corn
The fact of the matter is that this is not true at all. According to the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence "gun show sales account for 40% of the firearm purchases in the U.S."(Gun Reform) The people selling the guns usually have no idea whether or not the person is legally able to buy a gun. Usually the people that are selling the guns are not concerned about anyone they are just concerned about making money. This means that if someone who should not be allowed to own a gun can to buy a gun. According to Mayors Against Illegal Guns, "The Columbine shooters got around the background check system by using guns bought at a gun show from an unlicensed seller: no paperwork, no questions asked.
While there is no certain preventative to stop SIDS at the moment, there is a lot of advice that is said, if followed, could signkfincantly lower a babies risk of this happening. The advice is as follows; • Keep your baby smoke free during pregnancy and after birth. Your baby should not be in the same room as people who are smoking and should not be handled by anyone for at least 20 minutes after they have finished smoking. It takes this ong for chemicals to be eliminated and the breath to return to normal. • If possible breastfeed your
If everyone is packing heat then it would reduce the crime rate on individual citizens. 4. All citizens should not be allowed to own a big rifle unless they have a special permit and specific reason to owning that gun. You do not need a big 50cal gun to protect yourself. 5.
GMO Salmon is genetically modified salmon. “The two grocery chains are now part of more than 9,000 stores across the country that have rejected carrying the GM AquAdvantage® salmon regardless of whether the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approves it for public consumption, which it has not yet officially done.” (News Desk, 2014, par. 3) Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is management’s obligation to make choices and take actions that will contribute to the welfare and interests of society, not just the organization (Daft, 2012, p. 151). By making this non-programmed decision and choosing to not carry GMO Salmon Kroger clearly took a stand for the consumers. Ethical Issue Organization Has Faced In 2010, The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) asked during a shareholder’s meeting, if Kroger Corporation had plans of using a less cruel way of slaughtering
4 weeks – 6 months: SAFETY, RESTRAINTS, AND POISIONING Crib safety: p. 78 * Parents should be cautious about buying older models (before 1989) because they do not meet current safety standards * Distance between crib rails should be less than 2 3/8 inches to prevent entrapment and potential strangulation * No sharp edges * Crib mattress should fit snug Infant feeding safety: p. 78 * Warm bottles slowly * Do not use the microwave * Solid food should not be introduced until 4 months because the digestive tract is still developing up to this point (p. 75) * Never prop up a bottle because it is a choking hazard Pacifier safety: p. 78 * Shield should be large enough to prevent placement of entire pacifier in mouth * Should be checked frequently for breakage or cracks Play and bath time safety: * At 3 months babies learn to roll so parents should be taught to keep one hand on the baby at all times and never leave alone on a change table. * Crib mobiles and gyms should be placed at appropriate heights and toys should not have any removable parts or sharp edges (p.79) * Water temp should be below 120 degress F, test water temp before placing infant in bath, one hand should be kept on the infant the whole time (p. 79) Car seat safety: p. 598 * Infants up to 20 pounds must be placed in a rear facing car seat in the back seat of a car, no front seat due to airbag * Infant must be dressed so that clothing facilitates ease of positioning and strap placement * Parents should check the temp of the car seat by touching it to prevent burns or overheating in warm weather. Poisoning: p. 78 * Powders, lotions, and oils should be used cautiously to prevent poisoning if swallowed * To prevent aspiration do not shake powder close to the infants face * Parents should place powder in their hand then rub
Sex education however provides different methods to prevent having STD’s or giving birth which happens without a basis of how to use protection. If parents want to only drill abstinence into a kids mind it’s the same as saying don’t eat candy, “why can’t I eat the candy” then eventually the wrappers in the trash and without having the right idea about it you have a kid with no fear to eat the next piece of candy until they are too sick to eat another piece and I mean have sexual diseases or being pregnant. Sex education will prepare them only for when they want to make that decision but will clarify that having no sex is the only way to truly prevent any accidents. Classes are a professional environment where kids can truly take in everything there hearing and take what they learn seriously, given the environment with your parents staring into your eyes like
Just because other people decide that they want to inhale carcinogens, it does not mean the healthy should have to suffer as well. In conclusion, Senator, your bill to revoke the public smoking ban is so unhealthy it is unnerving. The future of America looks dark when there are no regulations on such a harmful product. The cries from the smokers have been heard, but quite frankly the non smokers should have the ultimate say in the issue. That say is NO to public
He was ordered to stop promoting false claims. He also wrote another book about a weight loss program that food companies and the federal government did not want you to know about. Again, he was fined and was ordered not to promote his product. His infomercials late at night were about his weight loss book. The NPR reported, "In a series of infomercials, Trudeau claimed the book revealed a 'miracle substance' discovered in the 1950s and kept secret by food companies and the government that allows people to eat anything, not exercise and not gain weight.