Adolescence is an extended process divided up in three different stages with a predictable timeline of what you can expect during these years.
Young Women’s Health Answers for your questions about health, nutrition and fitness, emotions, sexuality and development, as well as about specific diseases and conditions.
Young Men’s Health Reliable information on the many topics young men are interested in, such as fitness, sexuality, normal development, emotional health and more.
The Teen Brain-Still Under Construction Research is teaching us a lot about the brain function of teens and how it is different from children and adults.
What You Need to Know About Privacy So often teens are embarrassed or scared to discuss issues or concerns with their doctor. Here’s how to communicate with your doctor about any subject, while maintaining peace of mind that your conversation will remain confidential.
Athletics and Sports are highly recommended for many reasons, and here are a few things to look out for as an athlete.
Teen Skin Care Here are a few tips for having clear, healthy skin.
Alcohol and Resisting Peer Pressure Facts about teens consuming alcohol and how to resist any pressure from your friends.
Substance Abuse Problems are not just related to drugs and alcohol. This helpful link lists of all types of substance abuse and how they may affect your health.
You and Your Sexuality discusses several topics that should help answer many of your questions regarding sexuality.
Teens and Dating Tips for preparing for that first date or that first relationship
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Teens Help to initiate the conversation about sexual identity with your parents, friends and doctor
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) HPV causes cervical, penile and throat cancers, but luckily there is an effective vaccine.
Mental and Emotional Health problems include depression, eating disorders, addictions, anxiety and more.
Bullying Helpful steps if you’ve been bullied, have a child who has been bullied or a child who is a bully, or you see bullying going on, but don’t know what to do.
Mental Disorders An excellent discussion of a range of mental disorders, including depression.