health & fitness : teen health
Adolescent Mental Health - Articles on peer pressure, self-esteem, bullying, and other aspects of adolescence.
Ask Zen - A teen health site providing information about mental health, physical health, and nutrition.
Check Out That Body - Teens can find helpful information on health, read as well as stories with other teens about their health experiences and find an opportunity to ask and get answers to health related questions.
Children First: GT - Health advice and information from the UK's children's hospital, Great Ormond Street.
Cincinnati Children's Hospital: Teen Health - Health information about the adolescent anatomy, common conditions, diagnoses, treatments, medical tests, procedures and wellness.
Cool Nurse - Information for teens on sex, birth control, fitness and nutrition, substance abuse, mental health, suicide, stress management, rape and abuse, and looking good. Includes a discussion forum, hot lines for teens in crisis, and a monthly feature.
Cyberisle - Developed by teens, with information on smoking, sex, drugs, alcohol, gambling and disabilities. Also provides peer support and advice through discussion groups.
Doctor Ann's Virtual Surgery - Provides answers to a range of teenage health questions from bullying to drug abuse.
The Dreamsurfer Network - Provides a password-protected, counselor-supervised, Internet support and education network for 12- to 18-years-old who are battling life threatening illnesses.
FDA: Health Information for Teens - Features articles with important health information for teenagers, ranging from nutrition and sun safety to eating disorders and attention deficit disorder.
Food Allergy News for Teens - Provides articles and an advice column, as well as tips for managing these problems at school.
Health 4 Teens - Provides health information, written especially for teenagers, on drinking, eating disorders, sex, smoking, STDs, and stress.
Lamplight - Helping teens make healthy life choices and build coping skills for life. Features advice and information about mind, body and soul.
LifeBytes - Gives young people facts about health and safety in a fun and interesting way.
Mr. Heitmann's Health Help - Find the nutritional content of food, health concerns, and self-help links and links to diseases, illnesses, and conditions.
National Organizations for Youth Safety (NOYS) - Articles for teens, party planner, and tips for saving lives, injury prevention, and promoting safe and healthy lifestyles among youth.
Orthodontics - Comprehensive information about orthodontic care for teen orthodontic patients.
RU-OK - Helpful information for teenagers in assessing problems and strengths. Provides cartoon situations and interactive stories where endings can be changed.
Shaker Heights Teen Health Corps - A group of eight teens from the city of Shaker Heights, Ohio share information on the health issues and concerns facing teenagers today.
Social Advocates for Youth - Offers programs and services for at-risk teens in Silicon Valley including counseling, emergency shelter, independent living skills, and mentoring.
Teen Growth - Team of world renown pediatricians, educators, Internet professionals and teenagers committed to improving the lives of the teens.
Teen Health - A variety of links and articles regarding teen health issues related to sexuality and sexual orientation issues for young men and women, STDs, pregnancy and sexual assault.
Teen Health - A collection of health related facts every teenager should be familiar with pertaining to social concerns, nutrition, substance abuse, sexual and emotional health.
Teenbiznik - Public service web site focussed on teen health issues. Also includes college info and survey data.
TeensHealth - Created by doctors, has honest, accurate information and advice about health, relationships, and growing up.
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