Teenage girls increasingly hurting themselves, study finds

I never understood this whole "cutting" thing. But I guess I really don't *have* to - it's a cry for help, and help is what they need.

Girls account for 80 per cent of young people admitted for self-harm injury;

The number of girls admitted for cutting themselves with a sharp object rose to 173 in 2013-14 from 91 five years earlier, a 90 per cent increase;