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