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16 Percent of U.S. High Schoolers Victims of Cyberbullying: Study
Date:5/6/2013

Children's Medical Center, said in the news release. "By identifying groups at higher risk for electronic bullying, it is hoped that targeted awareness and prevention strategies can be put in place."

The researchers also found that 31 percent of high school students spent three or more hours a day playing video games or using computers for something other than schoolwork. This was more common among boys than girls (about 53 percent versus 27 percent).

Because this study is being presented at a medical meeting, the data and conclusions should be viewed as preliminary until published in a peer-reviewed journal.

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The National Crime Prevention Council has more about cyberbullying.

-- Robert Preidt

SOURCE: American Academy of Pediatrics, news release, May 5, 2013


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