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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 what is and isn
  2. Dr Dawn Harper discusses all matters relating to periods and 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 breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining what is and isn
  7. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  8. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn

How to Check Yourself

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

Latest Questions

Hi. I am 25 and have what I believe to be folliculitis. For years I have been getting red little lumps like pimples on my buttocks and if I itch them they turn nasty and …

Asked by Keyla on Consultation: Folliculitis

Hello, for a while now I've had a lump on my vagina - it's near the groin area but not on the groin. The lump doesn't hurt but it can be moved a little when applying pres…

Asked by shoba on How To Check Your Vulva

I am male.21 years old.My penis is bent downwards when it gets erected. No pain while erceting or ejaculating or masturbating.From the day one onwards it gets erected its…

Asked by Dharshan on Penis Gallery

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Latest Comments

I'm thirteen and my breast are huge . right now in the seventh grade I wear like a 32C which is depressing because I got to a school with very skinny indiduals that don't have as much as I do.. I feel fat and insecure because I'm at least 140 pounds I know I'm not sure but I know that's probably not…

Kaycee on Am I Normal Breasts

Im 17 and the head of my pennis has one little part of skin it that connects from the under side of the head (by the open part on it) to the foreskin and pulls when hard…

Jay on Am I Normal Penis

It is perefectly fine. You are a very sensitive person, & very lucky. You will enjoy sex up to a much later age then one who is not so sensitive & will lose feeling at that same later age. Just wait a few minutes, recover & start doing it again. You will last a lot longer. Who says …

Greg on Teens Below the Belt

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.

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