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Browse by Category - Teenage Health

Absent or Irregular Periods
Acne
Antibiotic Tablets for Acne
Antidepressants
Antiviral Medication for Genital Herpes
Asthma
Asthma - Peak Flow Diary
Asthma - Peak Flow Meter
Asthma - Picture Summary
Atopic Eczema
Bad Breath (Halitosis)
Bedwetting (Nocturnal Enuresis)
Bedwetting Alarms
Bedwetting Medicine (Desmopressin)
Bedwetting Reward Systems
Benefits of Stopping Smoking
Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Breast Lumps
Bupropion (Zyban®)
Cervical Screening (Cervical Smear Test)
Chickenpox in Adults and Teenagers
Chondromalacia Patellae
Cold Sores
Contraception Guide
Contraceptive Injection
Contraceptive Patch
Contraceptive Vaginal Ring
Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts
Delaying a Period
Depression
Depression in Young People - Helping Children to Cope
E-cigarettes
Eat More Fruit and Vegetables
Embarrassing Problems
Emergency Contraception
Epilepsy - Could it be?
Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
Fibroids
Five Choices to Help You Stay Healthy
General Anaesthesia: a Brief Guide for Young People
Genital Herpes
Get to Know Your Testicles (Testes)
Glandular Fever (Infectious Mononucleosis)
Gonorrhoea
Hay Fever
Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
How to Quit Smoking
Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunisation
Hysterectomy
Ingrowing (Ingrown) Toenails
Inhalers for Asthma (including Inhaled Steroids)
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Bottom (Pruritus Ani)
Migraine
Mouth Ulcers
Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS)
Natural Family Planning Methods
Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)
Nosebleed (Epistaxis)
Obesity and Overweight in Adults
Obsessive–compulsive Disorder in Children and Young People
Oral Hygiene
Osgood-Schlatter Disease
Passive Smoking
Period Pain (Dysmenorrhoea)
Periods and Some Period Problems
Phobias
Physical Activity For Health
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
Postural Tachycardia Syndrome (PoTS)
Premenstrual Syndrome
Problem Gambling
Recommended Safe Limits of Alcohol
Recreational Drugs
Safer Sex
Schizophrenia - Information for Young People
Scoliosis (Curvature of the Spine) and Kyphosis
Scrotal Lumps/Pain/Swelling
Self-harm in Young People
Sexual Assault
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Smoking - The Facts
Sore Throat
Stammer/Stutter
Sun and Health
Surviving Adolescence
Swollen Lymph Glands
Tension-type Headache
Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections
Topical Treatments For Acne
Torsion of the Testis
Type 1 Diabetes
Vaginal Thrush (Yeast Infection)
Why Wasn't I Prescribed Antibiotics?