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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 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 all matters relating to periods and 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 the causes and treatments of acne, including the opinions of the cast of Hollyoaks.

Latest Questions

Hello I am 21 year old male and I have quite a small penis when erect it size at about 3 inch and really skinny I feel really uncomfortable getting naked infront of peop…

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I have a 10 year old boy and when he was born he had a ear bigger which sticks out then the other and he is getting picked on a skool he doesn't really go out because off…

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I've been currently taking antibiotics for a UTI and antibiotics always upset my stomach some times and lately I've been having a lot of gas and gas pain and my bum has b…

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Latest Comments

Don't worry but I would go to see a doctor just to make sure x…

Laila on Am I Normal Periods

It's your body preparing for a period so get some sanitary towels or tampons ready although your period may not start for up to a year - also, you might want to put a sanitary towel or tampon in you locker at school or in your bag in case it happens at school - if it does happen at school don't worr…

Laila on Am I Normal Periods

I'm not sure but try checking your poo for white little bits, this may be worms, nothing to worry about but try seeing your doctor, if it is worms the doctor could give you something but until then - don't scratch - it could be something else because I have the same thing, I looked at my poo and the…

Laila 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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