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