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

Latest Questions

Hi, I'm Nineteen and, I don't really know. I noticed a red lump on my right breast just next to my nipple but it didn't hurt so I ignored it. Then I left it for a few day…

Asked by Jade on Breast Abscess

Hi im 26 i have 2 kids i have stretchn marks all over my belly and saggy a bit to but it's really getting me down sometimes i cant undress in front of my partner any idea…

Asked by Lyzara on Stretch Marks

Hi chaps, Liz here! Is there anyone else here with severe eczema AND hypermobility syndrome? My skin scars as soon as you scratch it, and apparently the syndrome's to bla…

Asked by Liz on Eczema

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Latest Comments

I'm really sorry that you've been experiencing this - it sounds very unpleasant. It seems like you may have vaginismus. It's a condition that you can learn to overcome. Your doctor can help you with this.…

Kyle on Am I Normal Vagina

Make him bath everyday…

Ang on Am I Normal Body Odour

dude i had the same thing just pull it back about 5 time a day as fair as you can and the skin will fix it self …

rob on Am I Normal Penis

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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