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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 breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining 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 what is and isn
  7. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn
  8. Dr Dawn Harper discusses the causes and treatments of acne, including the opinions of the cast of Hollyoaks.

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

I've been getting these rashes for quite a while, mainly on my back, arms and legs. I'm not sure whats causing it or what it is but its very itchy and sometimes feels as …

Asked by Chloe on Rashes

Hi I'm worried I found a little lump an edge of my bum hole. Could it be something I should worry about. …

Asked by teddyboy on Haemorrhoids

I have two lumps under my testicle but I don't have insurance or a doctor…

Asked by Clarence on How To Check Your Testicles

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Latest Comments

don't worry so much, everyone is a different size. If people are looking to be friends with you because of your boob size then they can move on.…

morgan on Am I Normal Breasts

I'm on The Pill (Microgynon 30 to be exact) for acne but does this also mean I won't get pregnant if I don't use a condom?? …

Leah on Teens Below the Belt

If someone stares at your boobs, fold your arms over your chest and stare them in the eye. That'll stop them ;) But you should maybe see a doctor, just to make sure there isn't something wrong.…

Samuel 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.

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