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Childhood Bullying

The Heartache of Bullying Doesn't Have an Age Limit

Patrice Bendig | Posted 10.27.2014 | Women
Patrice Bendig

I'm not that 9-year-old little girl praying silently each day on the way to school that the bullies would pick on someone else that day. But I am that 25-year-old woman who still has feelings and expects more from humanity.

From Bullying to Belonging: 3 Things to Know About Peer Aggression

HopeLab | Posted 12.20.2014 | Impact
HopeLab

Being labeled a bully or a victim may itself do harm to kids. Labels imply fixed qualities in people -- that people's personalities cannot change.

Why Your Value Isn't Based on the Past, the Things You Do, or How People Treat You

Rachel M. Martin | Posted 09.29.2014 | Women
Rachel M. Martin

I began to think my value was based on being the best all the time. I stopped resting or doing things that were fun. I became afraid to speak my mind in fear that others would be mad at me.

Bullying's Terrible Legacy: How Childhood Stress Can Change Our Genes Forever

Sharon Moalem | Posted 06.14.2014 | Science
Sharon Moalem

Your body is in a constant state of transformation and regeneration, and your experiences, no matter how seemingly inconsequential, from bullies to crushes to sloppy joes, have all left an indelible mark within you -- and more importantly, within your genome.

Bully My Child, Please

Rick Newman | Posted 06.12.2012 | Parents
Rick Newman

Kids need to suffer. At least a little. That's how innocent and vulnerable children evolve into durable, resilient adults.