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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. Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts
  33. Delaying a Period
  34. Depression
  35. Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope
  36. E-cigarettes
  37. Eat More Fruit and Vegetables
  38. Embarrassing Problems
  39. Emergency Contraception
  40. Epilepsy - Could it be?
  41. Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
  42. Five Choices to Help You Stay Healthy
  43. General Anaesthesia: a Brief Guide for Young People
  44. Genital Herpes
  45. Get to Know Your Testicles (Testes)
  46. Glandular Fever (Infectious Mononucleosis)
  47. Gonorrhoea
  48. Hay Fever
  49. Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
  50. Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunisation
  51. Ingrowing (Ingrown) Toenails
  52. Inhalers for Asthma (including Inhaled Steroids)
  53. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  54. Itchy Bottom (Pruritus Ani)
  55. Itchy Vulva (Pruritus Vulvae)
  56. Migraine
  57. Migraine Triggered by Periods
  58. Mouth Ulcers
  59. Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)
  60. Nosebleed (Epistaxis)
  61. Obesity and Overweight in Adults
  62. Obsessive–compulsive Disorder in Children and Young People
  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. Recommended Safe Limits of Alcohol
  75. Recreational Drugs
  76. Safer Sex
  77. Schizophrenia - Information for Young People
  78. Scoliosis (Curvature of the Spine) and Kyphosis
  79. Scrotal Lumps/Pain/Swelling
  80. Self-harm - A Self Help Guide
  81. Self-harm in Young People
  82. Sexual Assault
  83. Sexually Transmitted Infections
  84. Shyness and Social Anxiety - Self Help Guides
  85. Smoking - The Facts
  86. Sore Throat
  87. Stammer/Stutter
  88. Student's Elbow (Olecranon Bursitis)
  89. Sun and Health
  90. Surviving Adolescence
  91. Swollen Lymph Glands
  92. Tension-type Headache
  93. Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections
  94. The Benefits of Stopping Smoking
  95. Tonsillitis
  96. Topical Treatments For Acne
  97. Torsion of the Testis
  98. Type 1 Diabetes
  99. Vaginal Thrush (Yeast Infection)
  100. Warts and Verrucas
  101. Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?
  102. Worries and Anxieties - Helping Children to Cope
  103. Worries and Anxieties - Information for Young People