50% of girls between the age of 8 and 14 are dieting.
Girls see over 400 advertisements per day telling them how they should look.
3 teens self-harm per hour in the UK. In 2003-2004, 24,087 were hospitalized for self-harm in Australia. 3,000,000 Americans self-harm.
1 suicide occurs every 40 seconds.
1 in 3 women have been beaten.
683,000 rapes occur per year. That’s more than one per minute. 61% are under 18 years old. 2% of rapes are convicted.
750,000 teenagers fall pregnant per year.
225,000,000 children are sexually abused each year. The majority of victims are under 8 years of age. About 50% of offenders are the parents.
10 million cigarettes are sold every minute. About 90,000 children start smoking everyday.
Every minute, one person dies as a result of homicide.
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