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Embarrassing Teenage Bodies helps answer the common questions and health concerns of teenagers. The videos, condition guides and interactive applications provide clear, honest information about the changes going on in teenage bodies.

Featured Video

Am I Normal?

  1. Dr Dawn Harper discusses all matters relating to periods and what is and isn
  2. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  3. Dr Dawn Harper discusses the causes and treatments of acne, including the opinions of the cast of Hollyoaks.
  4. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  5. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  6. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  7. Dr Dawn Harper discusses breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining what is and isn
  8. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn

How to Check Yourself

  1. Dr Pixie answers your most frequently asked questions about breasts.
  2. Dr Dawn Harper explains how to self check your boobs for breast cancer.
  3. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  4. Dr Dawn Harper discusses breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining what is and isn

Latest Questions

I have two uterus and cervix and i had two periods last month. I had unprotected sex for the whole month even while I was on my period. I was ovulating while on the secon…

Asked by Nanetta on Uterus Didelphys

I am a 17 year old girl and for the past 2 and a bit years I have had on going staphylococcal aureus infections all over my body... Considering I am a teenage girl the mi…

Asked by Lauren on Got an Embarrassing Question?

Hi doctor I am 33 years and latley I am finding it really heard to sustain my erection. I have noticed past 9 months it's happening. I have time to time semi erection an…

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Latest Comments

Hi , I'm really worried about this but one of my vagina lips has like an excess bit of saggy skin on it with bumps all over , I'm a Virgin and 16 :(( please help me …

Anna on Am I Normal Vagina

Everyone grows at different rates stop obsessing the way the body matures is different from what others do ! I'm pretty sure that your friends have things about themselves that they worry about too ! If you are comparing yourself to others or books and ect. T…

Shelia on Am I Normal Vagina

Hi ! I have two thing.. Firstly what I'm more concerned about. I recently only noticed this because after a few times I have masturbated I found blood. I checked and there's like, some kind of cut just under the cliterous, I'm not even sure how a cut like that would be caused. Secondly.. At least tw…

Lauren on Am I Normal Periods

Episode Guides

Trouble With Teens

Trouble With Teens

The doctors see a case of self-harming, some excessive sweating and visit Thorpe Park to test out responses to stress.

Growing Pains

Growing Pains

The doctors visit the Wakestock festival to seek out cases of sunburn, tooth decay and a very burnt bottom.

Episode 2

Boys vs Girls

In episode 2 the doctor's encounter cases of asymmetrical testicles, bulimia, cystitis and a vestigial tail.

Bother Down Below

Bother Down Below

The doctors return for a new season of teenage specials - with cases involving everything from scrotal cysts to the reality of teenage pregnancy.

Check out all our episode guides

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