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Rise of self-harm in teenage girls

The British Medical Journal has noted a 68 per cent increase in self-harm among 13 to 16-year-old girls over a three-year period. 

The study suggested that GPs could be getting better at picking up self-harm, but it was likely that rising stress and psychological problems in young...

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