Dark Side of 'Chat Rooms' for Troubled Teens: Talk of Self-Harm

Strong link observed between online forums and suicide risk, study says

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"I definitely agree with the mixed message of the study," Lorber said. "What it really means to me is, there are significant positives and significant negatives that come with the Internet. We just need to see how to maximize the positives and minimize the negatives."

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The Pew Research Center offers more facts about teen Internet use.

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