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Information for teens

From growing up to getting braces, popping pimples to catching some ZZZs, this section gives you the basics on your teenage years.

Your teenage body

From growing up to getting braces, popping pimples to catching some ZZZs, this section gives you the basics on your changing body - from head to toe.



Your teenage mind

Being healthy means dealing with the changes in your body - and your mind. Relationships, body image, families, emotions ... sort it all out in this section.



Sexual health

Learn the facts about sexual health with articles about puberty, menstruation, infections, and just about everything else you wanted to know, for guys and girls.



Food and fitness

What's the right weight for your height? How can you eat well in the cafeteria? Should you go on a diet? Get the answers to these questions and more.



Drugs and alcohol

Smoking, drinking, and doing drugs can really affect people's lives. Is your life affected? Discover the truth in this section.

Expert answers

Got a question? What do the experts have to say? Look here for answers to many of the questions teens ask us.



Diseases and conditions

From asthma to ulcers, this section is loaded with articles about diseases and conditions that can affect teens. Look here for health information and resources for yourself or someone you care about.



Infections

Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.



Staying safe

From camping to the Internet, we'll help you get prepared to protect yourself and deal with emergencies.



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