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 » Join Heart to Heart » Quiz Will the relationship last? » Test Push-ups » Types of drugs teens use Teens keep cyberbullying alive 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. More in Lifestyle Texting improves link between sick teens and doctors More: TeenNews advertisement Get a quote Momentum - save up to 35% on healthcare advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Add your comment Thank you, your comment has been submitted. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Doctor leading Ebola fight dies Medical Family in US free of Ebola News SANDF unlawfully dismisses HIV+ recruits News Early dieting may lead to future health problems News Kids don't trust foods classified as 'healthy' News Autistic kids have less brain flexibilty From our sponsors Occlusal disease - a modern day dental problem The importance of choosing the best life insurance for you Alzheimer’s disease – incurable but preventable Breakfast like a King Live healthier Vitamin wise » Vitamins for HIV What to eat for vitamin B? Cut down on vitamins Get your vitamins right Find out which vitamin to use for which condition. Ask our Vitamin expert. Yoga » Exercise time? Yoga mats matter Yoga and sleep What yoga can do for you Yoga is a stress-buster, but it also helps with anxiety, depression, insomnia, back pain and other ills.