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Browse by Category - Teenage Health

  1. Absent or Irregular Periods
  2. Acne
  3. Alcohol and Sensible Drinking
  4. Anorexia Nervosa
  5. Antibiotic Tablets for Acne
  6. Antiviral Medication for Genital Herpes
  7. Anxiety - Self Help Guides
  8. Asthma
  9. Asthma - Peak Flow Diary
  10. Asthma - Peak Flow Meter
  11. Asthma - Picture Summary
  12. Atopic Eczema
  13. Bad Breath (Halitosis)
  14. Bedwetting (Nocturnal Enuresis)
  15. Body Dysmorphic Disorder
  16. Breast Lumps
  17. Breast Pain
  18. Bulimia Nervosa
  19. Cervical Screening (Cervical Smear Test)
  20. Chickenpox in Adults and Teenagers
  21. Chlamydia - Genital
  22. Chondromalacia Patellae
  23. Cold Sores
  24. Combined Oral Contraceptive (COC) Pill
  25. Condom (Sheath)
  26. Contraception Guide
  27. Contraceptive Implant
  28. Contraceptive Injection
  29. Contraceptive Patch
  30. Contraceptive Vaginal Ring
  31. Cystitis (Urine Infection) in Women
  32. Delaying a Period
  33. Depression
  34. Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope
  35. Eat More Fruit and Vegetables
  36. Eating Disorders in Young People
  37. Embarrassing Problems
  38. Emergency Contraception
  39. Epilepsy - Could it be?
  40. Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
  41. Five Choices to Help You Stay Healthy
  42. General Anaesthesia: a Brief Guide for Young People
  43. Genital Herpes
  44. Get to Know Your Testicles (Testes)
  45. Glandular Fever (Infectious Mononucleosis)
  46. Gonorrhoea
  47. Hay Fever
  48. Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
  49. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunisation
  50. Ingrowing (Ingrown) Toenails
  51. Inhalers for Asthma (including Inhaled Steroids)
  52. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  53. Itchy Bottom (Pruritus Ani)
  54. Itchy Vulva (Pruritus Vulvae)
  55. Migraine
  56. Migraine Triggered by Periods
  57. Mouth Ulcers
  58. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)
  59. Nosebleed (Epistaxis)
  60. Obesity and Overweight in Adults
  61. Obsessive–compulsive Disorder in Children and Young People
  62. Olecranon Bursitis (Student's Elbow)
  63. Oral Hygiene
  64. Osgood-Schlatter Disease
  65. Panic - Self Help Guides
  66. Period Pain (Dysmenorrhoea)
  67. Periods and Some Period Problems
  68. Phobias
  69. Physical Activity For Health
  70. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  71. Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (PoTS)
  72. Premenstrual Syndrome
  73. Problem Gambling
  74. RCGP Parents Leaflet
  75. RCGP Young People's Leaflet
  76. Recommended Safe Limits of Alcohol
  77. Recreational Drugs
  78. Safer Sex
  79. Schizophrenia - Information for Young People
  80. Scoliosis (Curvature of the Spine) and Kyphosis
  81. Scrotal Lumps/Pain/Swelling
  82. Self-Harm and Risky Behaviour
  83. Self-harm - A Self Help Guide
  84. Self-harm in Young People
  85. Sexual Assault
  86. Sexually Transmitted Infections
  87. Shyness and Social Anxiety - Self Help Guides
  88. Smoking - The Facts
  89. Sore Throat
  90. Stammer/Stutter
  91. Suicidal Thoughts
  92. Sun and Health
  93. Surviving Adolescence
  94. Swollen Lymph Glands
  95. Tension-type Headache
  96. Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections
  97. The Benefits of Stopping Smoking
  98. Tonsillitis
  99. Topical Treatments For Acne
  100. Torsion of the Testis
  101. Type 1 Diabetes
  102. Vaginal Thrush (Yeast Infection)
  103. Warts and Verrucas
  104. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  105. Worries and Anxieties - Helping Children to Cope
  106. Worries and Anxieties - Information for Young People