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Experts Discuss GLBT Teens at Higher Risk for Bully/Cyberbullying
Byroney_WebMD_Staff posted:
Tyler Clementi of Rutgers, is the fourth teen in less than a month to commit suicide for being, or seeming to be gay.

"Suicide rates and suicidal thoughts are more common among gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered teens. Much of this may be due to bullying, as gay, lesbian, and bisexual teens are about twice as likely to report being bullied as heterosexual teens.

The tragic deaths raise a number of questions, which WebMD took to two experts..." Please follow the link to see what Doctors Monica Michell and David Fassler Have to Say .

Have you ever been bullied or cyberbullied because you identify as GLBTT, or were perceived to be? What did you do to stop it?

Please share your thoughts below,


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