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Bullying affects children’s long-term health, study shows

In the first study of its kind to assess the compounding effects of bullying over 5 years, researchers have found that a child experiences more severe and lasting health implications the longer he or she is bullied, suggesting that early interventions could reverse the “downward health trajectory” that victims of bullying may experience.
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Lack of sleep and exercise, too much TV affects teens’ mental health

In these modern times, it can be hard to prise away teenagers from the clutches of TV or video games. Now, new research suggests that high media use, combined with low physical activity and lack of sleep, may increase the risk of mental illness for adolescents.This is according to a study published in the journal World Psychiatry.
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How earning power affects sleep quality

Occupation and pay has an effect on our quality of sleep, according to The Great British Bedtime Report from the UK’s Sleep Council. The research for the report was conducted using an online poll in January of this year. More than 5,000 UK adults completed the survey, which asked them questions about their bedtime habits, occupation and household income…
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