High School Dating Violence Rates Unchanged For 12 Years, Study Says

Emily RothmanBoston Magazine
Emily Rothman, School of Public Health

A new study by researchers at the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) indicates that high school students are being abused at a disturbing rate that has held steady for 12 years…

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“While 9 percent may sound low, this figure puts dating violence on par with many of the other public health issues that we tend to view as serious problems, such as obesity, frequent cigarette smoking, or driving after drinking. ..”

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