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What are the reported effects of bullying?

The effects of bullying have been said to be very serious, it has been reported that around ten children in the UK kill themselves each year because their lives have been made so miserable by being subjected to bullying. There are said to be many effects of bullying, including the following below


  • Feeling depressed and sad most of the time is said to be an effect of being bullied.
  • Another effect is said to be, having sleeping problems such as insomnia or having nightmares.
  • Not wanting to go to school is suggested to be an effect of bullying for many children.
  • Another effect of bullying may be not eating or over eating.
  • Suffering from stomach aches and headaches has been believed to be an effect of bullying.
  • One suffering from bullying may feel a lot less confident in general. - One may also gradually lose their self confidence if being bullied and may even stop believing in themselves. Without this belief, one may begin to feel unhappy and miserable, resulting in enjoying life less.
  • The longer one is being subjected to bullying will probably in turn mean, the more time it would take to recover from it. The longer the victim does not do anything about the bullying; the bully may continue to destroy the self confidence of the victim.