• Quote of the Day
    "In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived,
    and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you."
    The Buddha, posted by David Baxter

David Baxter

Mar 26, 2004
Domestic Violence Alert
Thu Jun 3, 2004

(HealthDayNews) -- It's a sad fact of domestic life that anyone can abuse someone they care about -- and many do.

If you think your short fuse is a sign that you're at risk of committing domestic violence, Washington University School of Nursing suggests you answer these questions:

  • Have you ever threatened your partner?
  • Do you think your partner sometimes deserves to be hit?
  • Is your partner ever afraid of you?
  • Are you jealous of your partner?
  • Do you always know where your partner is, with whom, and doing what?
  • Have you ever said something your partner might consider a threat, even if you thought you were just joking?

If you've answered "yes" to any of these questions, you may have an abuse problem. It's recommended that you contact a local psychologist, counsellor, or domestic abuse center and let them know you want help.
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