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Why would you cut your skin with a knife?

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Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
Dermatology
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In brief: Not normal!

Self-injury (cutting or burning) is an unhealthy way to cope with emotional pain, anger and frustration.
It is usually done on impulse and may accompany a variety of mental illnesses, such as depression, eating disorders and borderline personality disorder. It is therefore important to seek help.

In brief: Not normal!

Self-injury (cutting or burning) is an unhealthy way to cope with emotional pain, anger and frustration.
It is usually done on impulse and may accompany a variety of mental illnesses, such as depression, eating disorders and borderline personality disorder. It is therefore important to seek help.
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