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9 negative effects divorce reportedly has on children

1. Smoking habits………48 percent higher odds

2. Ritalin use……. 6.6 percent used Ritalin. Of the children living in intact households, 3.3 percent used

3. Poor math and social skills

4. Susceptibility to sickness

5. An increased likelihood of dropping out of school

6. A propensity for crime

8. Greater chance of getting divorced……three times more likely to divorce themselves

9. An early death…….. died on average almost five years earlier than children whose parents did not divorce.