Anyone that has grown up with and loved a family pet will feel the value of companionship.
France follows 51 other countries after it passed a bill prohibiting spanking, corporal punishment and violence against children.
Parents who scream and shout at their teenage kids as punishment are increasing their children's risk of depression and problem behavior.
Getting a little kinky between the sheets may actually promote psychological health, according to a new study. Researchers found that people who play with whips, chains and handcuffs during sex were actually psychologically healthier than those who enjoy "vanilla sex".