New Study Warns Teen Girls Who are Victims of Abuse Are at Greater Risk of Meeting People Online
January 14, 2013
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A new study by a US children's hospital has found 30 per cent of teenage girls met a stranger from the internet in person without confirming their identity, with abused or neglected adolescents posing the highest risk.
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Jan. 14, 2013 A new study highlights the risk that female teenagers face when they go online -- a risk heightened for teen girls who have been victims of abuse or neglect. The study shows that 30 percent of ... read more