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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 breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining 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 what is and isn
  6. Dr Dawn Harper discusses all matters relating to periods and 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 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 all matters relating to periods and what is and isn
  4. Dr Dawn Harper discusses what is and isn

Latest Questions

Um, I don't know if this is where I should put this or what, but I found two small bumps like under a flap they're really tiny but gray. They scared the poop out of me an…

Asked by Zoe on Vulva Gallery

Hi im 16 and have never had sex and i was taking a shower and noticed on my vagina lips i have one little like pimple it doesnt hurt or nothing but im really scared it co…

Asked by Chika16 on Am I Normal Vagina

I am a 53 year old woman and had a hysterectomy at the age of 28 and my ovaries removed by the time I was 35, I have now had burning in and around my vagina for the past …

Asked by Kim on Vulvodynia

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Latest Comments

hi my name is serena and I am 15. I just wanted to ask a question. well I don't feel very comfortable with my breasts because one of them is big the other is small. so I am trying to figure out what that is called. I think I had started developing at either 12 or 13…

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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

We've added even more photos to our breast and penis galleries, so you can see normal variations in size and shape. Go to our body part galleries > Watch Dr Pixie's guide to resuscitation >

My VideoDoctor

Use our interactive male and female sexual health symptom checkers to assess your health risks online. Get confidential advice about female sexual health problems > Get confidential advice about male sexual health problems > Find out how to check your balls >

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