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

Hiya my mum has always had severe eczema all over her body inside and out (bbehind the eyelids she has has had steroid creams skin pealing cream moisturising cream soo ma…

Asked by ann on Eczema

My boyfriend has chrones, and he has small skin coloured spots on the edge of his penis head, is this normal? He says ges clean?…

Asked by rebecca on Crohn’s Disease

I'm 20 years old and when I have sex my vagina is dry and it hurts my boyfriend always complains about it I was seeing if there's areason behind this problem and I don't …

Asked by fadaisza on Vaginal Dryness

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Latest Comments

iam concerned about my penis size it 4 anda a half inches…

leli on Am I Normal Penis

I have had that too! I am not as self-conscious as you may be though. I asked my mom and her gyno and they both said that it was completely normal. All women are shaped differently and the same logic must be applied to boobs too. I hope my comment helped you soothe your boobs (haha, bad pun). Anyway…

I on Am I Normal Breasts

I don't think that is normal... You should contact a physician.…

Emma 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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