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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 all matters relating to periods and what is and isn
  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 the causes and treatments of acne, including the opinions of the cast of Hollyoaks.
  4. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn

Latest Questions

hi im 14 years old and I am in a very bad state right now. basically my genital skin looks goose bumpy all the time and the skin is very loose.the middle part of my vagin…

Asked by rubyca on Am I Normal Vagina

I'm 14 years old and I found a painless lunp in the very top of my left testicle... I can only see it when I move my sac around... I don't know if this is just how my tes…

Asked by Joshua on How To Check Your Testicles

for years now i have had thick stringy sperm and sometimes a yellow-ish colour, i am 35 and as far as i know its always been this way. me and my new wife now want to star…

Asked by dave on Body Check: Semen

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Latest Comments

Hi, my head is a lot smaller than my body. Literally looks like a pingpong ball on my shoulders! is this normal ? …

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You should probably visit your doctor, who would most likely prescribe a low dosage of Birth Control, which helps regulate menstrual cycles.…

Lexi on Am I Normal Periods

My period is about 7-8 days so 9 days should be fine some of my friends get really heavy periods and there's not much they can do about it I know it's awful but if your period is safe then there's not much you can do. It wouldn't hurt to go see a doctor though and maybe get something for your cramps…

Bea 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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Penis & Breast Galleries

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