Body piercing and mental illness

2 Apr 2010 FRIDAY, April 2, 2010 (HealthDay News) -- No firm evidence exists that body piercing indicates mental illness, but doctors might consider 2 Jul 2009 Do you believe body-piercing and tatooing are self-mutilation By Lawrence Rubin, Ph.D,. Search for a mental health professional near you

Find out of body modification is a symptom of mental illness. Teenagers with tattoos or piercings may also be involved in high risk behaviors such as drug and

2 Apr 2010 FTA: Females were more likely than males to have body piercing, which was associated with a wide range of potentially harmful behaviors, Tattoos and piercings (TampP) are ancient practices of body modification. . should be more concerned about illnesses and suicidal behavior in those with body of decreased mental health, and tattooing and body piercing together correlate 20 Sep 2012 Tattooing and body piercing together have been linked to an Abusive backgrounds, mental illnesses, and suicidal ideation are more frequent

Body Piercing: Sign of Deviance or Normal Practice - HealthDay

Prevalence of tattooing and body piercing in Germany and perception of health, mental disorders, and sensation seeking among tattooed and body-pierced Self-mutilation is the act of deliberately injuring one39s own body. from socially acceptable cultural or artistic expression, such as tattooing or body piercing. Self-mutilation may accompany a variety of co-occurring mental illnesses, such as

2 Apr 2010 FRIDAY, April 2 (HealthDay News) No firm evidence exists that body piercing indicates mental illness, but doctors might consider screening Body piercing - permanent placement of jewelry through an artificial fistula . viewed as symptomatic of body dysmorphic disorder, other mental illnesses, or as