It can be hard to understand, but people who cut themselves sometimes do it
because it actually makes ... People who cut often start cutting in their young
Jun 14, 2010 ... The medical community calls it "non-suicidal self-injury" (NSSI); the kids call it "
cutting." By either label, it is the act of deliberately causing injury ...
Oct 30, 2014 ... “The vast majority of kids who cut themselves do so as an emotion-regulation
strategy, and, unfortunately, it works, which is why it's so hard to ...
Feb 28, 2014 ... A common misconception is adolescents self-injure as a shoutout for ... “[Kids]
can modify all sorts of objects to cut themselves to self-injure ...
Mar 14, 2010 ... Megan Fox told Rolling Stone magazine that she had cut herself as a teenager.
The proportion of girls who are cutting themselves is growing ...
Young people of all ethnicities, ages, and income levels intentionally harm
themselves. Cutting is most common among adolescent, Caucasian females who
She ran into a stall in the girls' bathroom, rolled up her sleeve, and cut her left ...
Sometimes teens injure themselves regularly, almost as if it were a ceremony.
Cutting: Why Teens Hurt Themselves. Every year millions of kids deliberately cut
their own skin, desperately looking for relief from overwhelming stress, anxiety ...
Cuts can be easily hidden under long sleeves. But in recent years, movies and
TV shows have drawn attention to it -- prompting greater numbers of teens and ...