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Childhood Bullying Linked to Adult Inflammatory Diseases

Earlier this month, I wrote about the lingering effects of childhood bullying and how adults continue to suffer mental, emotional and even financial challenges resulting from the traumatic abuse they …

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10 Ways Childhood Bullying Stays With You for Life

Everywhere I turn these days there seems to be another newspaper or online story about childhood bullying and the often tragic effects on children. Too often, a suicide or criminal activity is linked …

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School Condones Bullying, Blames Victim

After nine-year old Grayson Bruce was bullied for his "My Little Pony" backpack, school officials told him to leave the bag at home as it was causing a distraction. In a news report, Grayson's mom rep…

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These Are the Startling Consequences of Childhood Bullying

  Bullying, it turns out, causes so much more than hurt feelings. In fact, as new research is showing, it can have dramatic consequences well into adulthood. And it's not just for the victims …

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How to Respond to Bullies

Have you ever been bullied? Were you able to respond to the bully in a way that valued YOU? I grew up with a mother who was a bully. My response was to shut down into a kind of frozen numbness. Whe…

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Bully: The Movie and the Movement

When I was young I was pretty small and scrawny. While the diminutive stature did not harm my social life, nor did it make me the target of those who prey on the small and weak, I did get a brief tast…

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Doctors Who Bully

By Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com. Bullies don't disappear the day we kiss the halls of academia goodbye—they follow us into the "real world." Oppressors find their way into practically every face…

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Banishing Bullying Behavior

The recent tragic suicide of Phoebe Prince has once again catapulted the topic of bullying to the front and center of our attention. It's not only parents, schools and counselors who need to be aw…

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