Cyberbullying linked to risk of depression in kids, teens: research review

I can't see this as surprising anyone. It almost seems obvious (which is why it needs to be backed up scientifically). But now that its out, what does one do with it?

The studies showed that females are more often the objects of cyberbullying than males and that relationship issues — between friends or in a dating situation — are often at the heart of the electronic attacks.

”We did pull out a few themes,” said Hamm. “Girls tended to be bullied about their popularity and appearance, and boys tended to be bullied more with homophobic comments and (about) their physical abilities.”