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Cutting - KidsHealth

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 teens.

Kids: Teens Who Hurt Themselves - The Doctor

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 ...

Why Teenagers Cut, and How to Help - The New York Times

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 ...

What to Do If Your Child Is Cutting - US News

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 ...

Why are so many girls cutting themselves? | Psychology Today

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 ...

Parenting | Article | Understanding Teen Cutting And ... - Boys Town

Young people of all ethnicities, ages, and income levels intentionally harm themselves. Cutting is most common among adolescent, Caucasian females who  ...

Teens, Cutting, and Self-Injury: Causes, Signs, and Prevention

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.

On the Edge - Cutting: Why Teens Hurt Themselves | Family Circle

Cutting: Why Teens Hurt Themselves. Every year millions of kids deliberately cut their own skin, desperately looking for relief from overwhelming stress, anxiety ...

Cutting & Self-Harm: Warning Signs and Treatment - WebMD

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 ...

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Q: What is the percentage of teenagers who cut themselves?
A: 750 to 1,400 people out of ever 100,000 perform some sort of Read More »
Q: What are the statistics for teenagers who cut themselves, or self...
A: Study shows 3 in 10 girls harm themselves and Read More »
Q: Inpatient center for teenage girls who cut themselves?
A: I couldnt find any Inpatient centers but i did find a phone number you could call, maybe they can be of more help Self-Abuse Finally Ends (S.A.F.E.) Alternative... Read More »
Q: What do you call the blood of teenagers who cut themselves?
A: High school drop outs. It drops out of your body. Read More »
Q: Why do teenagers cut themselves?
A: The most basic way that I explained to people why I cut is it turns my emotional pain into physical pain. While cutting may not rid of the emotional pain comple... Read More »