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Is Cutting an Addiction?
When a child engages in self-
Dr. Paul Hokemeyer, a doctor and expert on this topic, who has appeared repeatedly on Good Morning America, said that “cutting is an impulse-
According to Hokemeyer, cutting is calming because “the body releases endorphins, which are the body’s narcotic: they minimize pain by providing a sense of well-
In the Diagnostics and Statistical Manual V (DSM-