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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 breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining 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 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 have a retroverted uterus only just found out from a ultrasound I'm 5 - 6 weeks pregnant been getting bad intense cramps on and off lasting up to 20 mins could this …

Asked by Alissa on Retroverted Uterus

I have a size F breast and a size C. Would i be better getting one reduced or an implant added? I need this sorted. My partner and father of my child hasn't even seen my …

Asked by Laurie on Breast Reduction

I am 17, my breast is like 20 and 73 and it produces some small amount of milk not am not pregnant, is it normal?…

Asked by Patrick on Breast Gallery

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Latest Comments

Please don't give yourself to anyone,you are way to young..enjoy being a teen.. Your virginity is precious and not something to let someone take from you at this age.. Respect yourself.that is a gift you give to your husband. So many risks are involved. When you are older and have kept your virt…

Kristi on Am I Normal Vagina

Please don't give yourself to anyone,you are way to young..enjoy being a teen.. Your virginity is precious and not something to let someone take from you at this age.. Respect yourself.that is a gift you give to your husband. So many risks are involved. When you are older and have kept your virt…

Kristi on Am I Normal Vagina

I say that about myself above , to make the point . This is not the opinion from someone you would settle for . Not full of me ! Just we know ourselves well as we get older and counteract threw our lives . …

Chuck on Am I Normal Vagina

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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