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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 what is and isn
  4. Dr Dawn Harper discusses breast development amongst teenage girls, explaining 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 the causes and treatments of acne, including the opinions of the cast of Hollyoaks.
  8. Dr Dawn Harper discusses all matters relating to periods and 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 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

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Asked by KENN on Benign Essential Tremor

I have had ibs for 22 years although lately the pains are worse I have accidents where by I cant control my boweli have recently had a scan and ben told I ave fatty liver…

Asked by tracey on Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Hi, I'm 14, with a large labia... It wasn't noticeable until I was about 11, when I was one day taking a shower, an I realised.. I soon asked my grandmother, an she said…

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Latest Comments

Im 16years old, i have size 34D im only 5ft5" and weigh 7st4lbs this makes my breasts look huge it makes me have less confidence in myself i have to wear baggy clothes. How can i change all this and have confidence. …

Shannon on Am I Normal Breasts

I am 14 and I have white spots under my foreskin all the way down my penis in groups lm worried they could effect my life when I get older .any ideas what it could be…

Jack on Am I Normal Penis

Hello I'm 16 and up till 2-3 months ago I had never had any serious tenderness in my breasts even though this is normal. However they recently became very sore (a similar ache to the muscle ache the morning after intensive exercise). I haven't changed my diet, weight, sports training or applied any …

Louise 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.

Check out all our episode guides

Important Notice

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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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