The health risks of cyberbullying in college

March 2, 2015 8:20 PM

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The health risks of cyberbullying in college

Infamous quotes from famous cases of teenage cyberbullying, each ending tragically with the victim taking her life. Heartbreaking cases like these galvanized research and today much more is known about the damaging effects of cyberbullying among middle and high school students -- including an increased risk for depression, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts, hostility and delinquency.

What about college students? After all, they're the most frequent users of digital technology and social media sites. Will their increased maturity and experience keep them safe?

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