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  •  Suicide Rate Among Teens... (3+ / 0-)
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    Chrislove, AoT, 207wickedgood

    35 year ago compared with now. Is it more now than it was when I was in high school? If so, why?

    I was bullied and I wasn't one who fought back, I just took it. It wasn't until I became a drunk that I fought back (or started fights). Although I may have harbored the suicidal thought or two, neither I nor my nerdy and equally bullied friends seriously attempted to or succeeded at killing ourselves.

    There must be more to it than bullying. The stress for teens must be a lot higher than it was when I was 15 or 16 years old.

    This head movie makes my eyes rain.

    by The Lone Apple on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 03:19:34 AM PST

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