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Teenagers health

Teenagers health
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Teenagers' health

Acne

Acne

Acne consists of spots and painful bumps on the skin and there are many myths around its causes. This article details the facts and how to treat acne.

Glandular fever can be transmitted through kissing.

Glandular fever

Glandular fever (also called the ‘kissing disease’) is an infectious disease which is common in teenagers and young adults. Learn how glandular fever ...

Teenage boy talking on his mobile - puberty

Boys and puberty

Learn about the complex changes that occurs to a boy when she becomes a young man.

Girls and puberty

Learn about the complex changes that occurs to a girl when she becomes a young woman.

Arguments with teens can become very heated.

Teen aggression and arguments

Find out how to cope with heated arguments with your teenager, and what to do if they become aggressive or even violent towards you.

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Suicide and teenagers - ReachOut Parents

Understand the causes and risks of youth suicide and what to look out for in your teenager.

Read more on ReachOut.com website

Anxiety in teenagers

Anxiety disorders can be especially serious for teenagers as they are still developing. Learn more about how anxiety can affect teenagers and how to get help.

Read more on mindhealthconnect website

Talking to teenagers

Information and advice on talking to teenagers about your mental illness or mental health problem.

Read more on COPMI – Children of Parents with a Mental Illness website

Happy teenagers & teenage wellbeing | Raising Children Network

Happy teenagers have warm relationships, try new things, have goals and focus on positive things in life. Get tips to boost teenage wellbeing and happiness.

Read more on Raising Children Network website

Teenage parents

Teenage parents need emotional and financial support to be able to raise their child and have the option to continuing their education. Find out more.

Read more on Pregnancy, Birth & Baby website

Teenage sleep

The Sleep Health Foundation is a non-profit organisation and Australian public advocate for sleep health and aims to improve people’s lives through better sleep.

Read more on Sleep Health Foundation website

Asthma in teenagers - myDr.com.au

Dealing with asthma can be difficult for anybody, and for teenagers it may be accompanied by embarrassment and confusion.

Read more on myDr website

Anxiety and teenagers - ReachOut Parents

Learn about anxiety, what it is and how it can affect your teenager.

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Sex and teenagers - ReachOut Parents

Many teenagers are already thinking about sex so find out what you need to know.

Read more on ReachOut.com website

Cyberbullying and teenagers - ReachOut Parents

Learn about what you can do if online behavior gets nasty, and how you can help your teenager.

Read more on ReachOut.com website

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