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

Latest Questions

I'm 15 & had my period age 11, a couple of years ago I skipped quite a few of them & have recently been put on the pill to make them more regular, my nipples are …

Asked by Bonnie on Flat Chest

had test showed blood in stool have type 6 more then 4 weeks otherwise i feel well no other signs…

Asked by glenn on Body Check: Stools

Hi i had the same problem, i had vaginal cauterization. I was told was it heals there will be a scab and small discharge was it falks off and i was told not to have sex f…

Asked by katrina on Cervical Erosion

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Latest Comments

Im 17, very nearly 18 and still a virgin. I've had plenty of chances to loose it but I'm scared. I can't pull my foreskin back, i keep stretching it when i masturbate but when i try pull it back it hurts and i have to stop.…

Jake on Am I Normal Penis

If its itchy and you have white discharge it's could possibly be thrush...i remembered the first time i got it i was soo Embarrassed I didnt tell anyone for a year...i eventually told her she told me it was thrush got me some cream the itching went away but because i left it for so long it got reall…

Daisy on Am I Normal Vagina

Probably not, but maybe even if they have dont worry and if any girls are mean to you just dish it back out to them!…

Daisy on Am I Normal Breasts

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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