Health Rewind: Does Chris Brown Have Bipolar Disease?

of 109Photo
  • FLOTUS Brings Awareness to Food Label Changes
  • Blacks Respond Better to Rubella Vaccine
  • Generic Plan B is Coming to Your Nearest Drug Store
  • African-American Teens and Self-Harm
  • Comedienne Franchesca Ramsey Does Spoof for Obamacare
  • Legal Records Claim Chris Brown Has PTSD and Bipolar Disorder
  • Breast Cancer Deaths Continue to Widen Along Race
  • Can Racism Make You Fat?
  • How Obamacare Can Improve the Health of Former Inmates
  • Author Janet Mock Talks Sexual Abuse and Being Transgender

African-American Teens and Self-Harm

A new essay in The Root reminds us that cutting is a Black problem, too. Writer Janelle Harris shares that her teen daughter self harms and discusses the mental health services they have gotten. Harris also reminds us that African-American teens, especially boys, are at higher risk for self-harm as a way to cope with stress and anxiety. 

(Photo: Nicholas Monu/Getty Images)

More Photo Galleries

Watch on
Powered By ZergNet

Related Topics