Home > Lifestyle > Teen > News Updated 06 February 2014 Teens keep cyberbullying alive With teenagers being more likely to be rude on social networks, cyberbullying stats are on the rise. 0 Ask Teen Expert » Quiz Will the relationship last? » Test Push-ups » From girl to woman From boy to man The extent of cyberbullying in South Africa is understated, but it is clear that the problem is growing, Riaan Rudman, lecturer at Stellenbosch University told News24.Click on this infographic from mspy.com to see the incidence of cyberbullying:While the reasons for teens being online tormentors may vary, a study suggests that cyberbullies have mental problems, and their victims are likely to suffer depression.Parents can educate themselves by reading up on the signs and symptoms of cyberbullying. NEXT ON HEALTH24X Why people eat these 5 stinky foods at the office 2017-11-20 09:30 More: TeenNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Lifestyle 5 exercises you can do in your lounge Medical This group of people has a 7 times greater risk of sudden heart death Lifestyle This factor is key for online quit-smoking Medical ‘I Googled how to kill myself’ Lifestyle How masturbating, breathing and 23 other simple habits can make you the healthiest you’ve ever been News Nurses share heartbreaking things people say before they die From our sponsors Fill in our quick and easy survey and stand a chance of winning a R2000 voucher! R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.