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Highlighting the importance of being a "non-judgemental listener" to people with suicidal tendencies, a consultant psychiatrist said here that social media is emerging as a contributing factor to youngsters taking their own lives.
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Being bullied in childhood can have lasting negative impact such as poor social relationships, inability to keep a job and illnesses, among others, say scientists.
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Bullying by siblings is related to the same serious mental health effects as peer bullying, a new study has found.
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Researchers have found that childhood bullying could increase the risk of self-harm among individuals during their adolescent years.
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Children who are exposed to negative parenting, including abuse, neglect and even overprotection, are at higher risk of experiencing bullying by their peers, a research has claimed.
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Bullied children are at an increased risk of developing anxiety disorders, depression and suicidal thoughts as adults, according to a new study.
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The social stress that moulds a monkey`s immune system could help understand how stress affects humans.
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Results show that 63% of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders have been bullied at some point in their lives.