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How is self-injury linked to suicide?

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People who self-injure to get rid of bad feelings are not necessarily suicidal. But the very nature of self-injury is physical damage to one's body. It's important to get help immediately if you harm yourself in any way.

SOURCES: 

StopAbuseforEveryone.org: "Self-Abuse Finally Ends." 

Performance Resource Press Online: "Understanding Self-Injurious Behavior." 

Youth Noise: "Top 10 Myths About Self-Injury".

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 13, 2020

SOURCES: 

StopAbuseforEveryone.org: "Self-Abuse Finally Ends." 

Performance Resource Press Online: "Understanding Self-Injurious Behavior." 

Youth Noise: "Top 10 Myths About Self-Injury".

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 13, 2020

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