Growing up to a young adult can be exciting, but can also be tough for a lot of teenagers. Find out what to expect during puberty, and learn about health issues including acne, eating disorders, glandular fever and more.
Self-esteem and mental health
Self-esteem is your opinion of yourself. Find out the signs of a low self-esteem and what you can do to improve your self-esteem and mental health.
Self-talk is your inner voice. It's part of your stream of consciousness, allowing you to process and understand what's going on around you.
Sex and disability
People who have a medical condition that impairs their ability to lead a regular sex life may feel concerned or worried about having sex.
Health information in relation to a number of different life stages and life events, such as babies and toddlers, children, teenagers, young adults, pregnancy, women's health, men's health, seniors and end-of-life issues.
CT scans and radiation exposure in children and young people
Information on CT scans and radiation exposure in children and young people.
If you or someone you know is thinking about suicide, it’s important not to ignore the warning signs. There are things you can do to keep safe. Learn more here.
Social workers provide counselling, information and referral to other services in crisis situations. Here's what to do if you need a social worker.
Diagnosis of psychosis
The first step in diagnosing psychosis is to see a doctor or mental health team at a hospital. Psychosis is treatable, so it’s important to seek help.
Puberty happens gradually and marks the start of the body developing from a child into an adult. Girls turning into women and boys turning into men. Many changes happen during this time.