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Quarter of 14-year-old girls in UK ‘self-harmed in last year’

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Nearly a quarter of 14-year-old girls in the UK may have self-harmed in the past year, a report suggests.A survey of 11,000 children found 22% of the girls and 9% of the boys had hurt themselves on purpose during 2015, when the poll was conducted.Rates of self-harm were worst (46%) among those who were attracted to people of the same or both genders.The Children's Society