Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxic > Health-in-Motion 02 November 2016 Childhood bullying The effects of childhood bullying can last well into adulthood. A new study surveyed 480 college students about their exposure to a variety of traumatic experiences – from bullying and cyber-bullying to various types of violence – from birth to the age of 17. The results indicate that being bullied as a child has long-term psychological effects that can be just as severe as those resulting from physical or sexual abuse. Those students who experienced bullying when they were children reported significantly higher levels of mental health problems than their peers. 0 More: Daily Dose: This is why your vanilla or cinnamon flavoured e-cigarette is toxicHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news Lifestyle Do you feel sad after sex? This is why and what you can do about it Medical IBS – 4 symptoms that extend beyond your stomach Lifestyle Lung scans of smokers with COPD can reveal heart disease Lifestyle Here are the unexpected places where germs live Diet and nutrition For cod's sake, eat more seafood if you can Parenting Single father: 'I speak to my daughter about sex' From our sponsors Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know Tell-tale signs you need a mattress upgrade Keen to win a R2 000 voucher? Good health begins in your gastrointestinal tract Live healthier Gut health » Can't lose weight? Blame it on your gut Our nutrition experts weigh in on why gut health is such an important factor in weight loss, on World Obesity Day. Sleep better » Yes, there is such a thing as too much sleep A new study confirms that too little sleep can impair your brain, but interestingly, too much sleep is also a problem.