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Teenagers health

Teenagers health
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Teenagers' health

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

Puberty for boys

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

Puberty for girls

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

Arguments with teens can become very heated.

Teenage 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.

Eating disorders and body image

An estimated 1 million Australians experience a type of eating or body image disorder. But treatment is available to help them lead healthier lives.

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