Self-injury/cutting - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic - self mutilation adult

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Self-harm - NHS self mutilation adult


Crisis Text Line: Text "START" TO ; Self-Harm Hotline: DONT- CUT; Family Violence Helpline: ; Planned Parenthood Hotline.

Cutting is when a person deliberately hurts themselves by scratching or cutting their body with a sharp object. The reasons someone might do.

Self-injury, also known as self-harm, self-mutilation, or self-abuse occurs that self-injury occurs in approximately as many as 4% of adults in the United States.