Health A-Z Conditions-Procedures Drugs & Supplements Interactive Tools Learning Center Teen Health Learn about teen health Acne. Bullying. Depression. Being a teenager can be tough. Whether youre a teen or a parent, it’s smart to learn all you can about teen health issues. Our Learning Centre is a great place to start. Teens can get help with decisions or find how-to tips in topics such as: Fitness: Getting and Staying Active. Quitting Smoking. Headaches: M anaging Headaches. Acne: Should I See M y Doctor? Parents can find information about common concerns in topics such as: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa.open in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Growth and Development, Ages 15 to 18 Years. Talking With Your Child About Sex. Substance Abuse: Dealing With Teen Substance Use. Health Topics Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older Acne ADHD and Hyperactivity ADHD M edicines: Suicide Warning for Strattera ADHD M yths and Facts ADHD: Other Conditions With Similar Symptoms ADHD: Social Skills Training ADHD: Tests for Other Disorders Adolescent Sensory and M otor Development Alcohol Effects on a Fetus Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Allergy Kit Anabolic Steroid Abuse Anger, Hostility, and Violent Behaviour Anorexia Complications Anorexia Nervosa Anorexia: Help for Family M embers Anorexia: Learning New Eating Behaviours Anorexia: Learning to Trust Others Anorexia: Other Health Problems That M ay Occur Antihistamines Anxiety Aspergers Syndrome Assessing Your Asthma Knowledge Asthma Action Planopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Asthma Diary Asthma in Teens and Adults Asthma: Educating Yourself and Your Child Asthma: Ways to Take Inhaled M edicines Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Autism Autism: Behavioural Training and M anagement Back Pain in Children and Teenagers Basic Dental Care Behaviour Rating Scales for ADHD Behaviour Therapy for ADHD Binge Eating Disorder Bipolar Disorder in Children and Teens Bipolar Disorder in Children: Other Health Problems That M ay Occur Bipolar Disorder in Children: School Issues Bipolar Disorder: Helping Someone During a M anic Episode Birth Control Bone Remodeling for M alocclusion Brace (Orthotic) Treatment for Scoliosis Breast-Feeding as Birth Control Bulimia Nervosa Bulimia: M isuse of Ipecac Syrup Bulimia: Overuse of Laxatives Bullying Bullying: Building a Childs Self-Esteem Bullying: How to Help Your Child Who Bullies Bullying: Signs a Child Is Bullied Celiac Disease Cerebral Palsy Cerebral Palsy: Controversial Treatments Child Abuse and Neglect Child Abuse: Emotional Abuse by Parents Children and M alaria: Reducing the Risk Childrens Campsopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Chlamydia Choking Rescue Procedure (Heimlich M anoeuvre) Classification of Juvenile Arthritis Cocaine Cognitive Development, Ages 15 to 18 Years Colds Comparing Symptoms of Normal M oodiness With Depression in Children Complications From Klinefelter Syndrome Conditions With Symptoms Similar to Depression in Children and Teens Constipation, Age 12 and Older Coughs, Age 12 and Older Cuts Date Rape Drugs Dehydration: Drinking Extra Fluids Dental Checkups for Children and Adults Dental Sealants Depression in Children and Teens Diabetes: Urine Test for Sugar Diabetes: When to Test Your Childs Blood Sugar Diarrhea, Age 12 and Older Differences Between ADHD and Bipolar Disorder in Children Domestic Violence Domestic Violence: Checklist of Things to Take When You Leave Domestic Violence: Getting a Protective Order Down Syndrome Dyslexia Ear Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older Ear Problems: Changes in Air Pressure Early Disease Detection Early Treatment for M alocclusion Eating Disorders: Avoiding Guilt and Self-Blame Eating Disorders: Cultural and Social Factors Eating Disorders: M alnutrition Tests Eating Disorders: Personality Traits That Put You At Riskopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Ecstasy (M DM A) Emotional and Social Development, Ages 11 to 14 Years Emotional and Social Development, Ages 15 to 18 Years Exposure to Sexually Transmitted Infections Family Life Cycle Family M eetings Family Therapy for Depression in Children Feeding Your Child Using Division of Responsibility Feeling Depressed Fever, Age 12 and Older Fitness: Getting and Staying Active Flouride During Childhood Genital Warts (Human Papillomavirus) Getting Enough Calcium and Vitamin D Gonorrhea Growth and Development, Ages 11 to 14 Years Growth and Development, Ages 15 to 18 Years Gynecomastia Head Injury, Age 4 and Older Health Canada and FDA Advisories for Antidepressants Health Risks Related to Spit Tobacco (Chewing Tobacco or Snuff) Healthy Attitudes Toward Food and Exercise Healthy Eating for Children Healthy Eating in Children: Problems Caused by Poor Nutrition Healthy Habits for Kids Help Your Working Teen Balance Responsibilities and Set Priorities Helping Children During Immunizations Helping the Overweight Child Helping Your Teen Become a Safe Driver Heroin Hip Injuries, Age 12 and Older Hip Problems, Age 12 and Older How Adolescent Thinking Develops How to Use a M ale Condomopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Hypothyroidism in Infants, Children, and Teens Immunization Safety Immunizations Immunizations: Questions Parents Ask Importance of Immunizations Improving Your Childs Fitness Infectious M ononucleosis Inguinal Hernia: Surgery in Children Inhalant Abuse Insulin Resistance Interactive Tool: Are You Ready to Quit Smoking? Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Affect Your Lifespan? Interactive Tool: How M uch Is Smoking Costing You? Interactive Tool: What Is Your Childs BM I? Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Adult Treatments That M ay Be Used in Children Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Balancing Rest and Activity Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Deciding About Total Joint Replacement Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Features of DM ARD and SSARD Drugs Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Growth Problems Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Inflammatory Eye Disease Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Range-of-M otion Exercises Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: School Partners Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Serial Casting Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Stretching and Strengthening Exercises Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: Treatment With Heat, Cold, or Water Klinefelter Syndrome Low Blood Sugar: Emergency Care for a Child LSD M aking the M ost of Your Appointment M alocclusion and Orthodontics M arijuana M edical Checkups for Adolescentsopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
M enarche M enstrual Cramps M enstruation: Not Having a Period by Age 15 M ethamphetamine M olluscum Contagiosum M onitoring Asthma Treatment M outh Breathing and M alocclusion M outh Guards for Sports Nail Problems and Injuries Narcotics Anonymous Nausea and Vomiting, Age 12 and Older Non-Prescription Products for Weight Loss Non-Prescription Sleep M edicines Non-Verbal Learning Disorder Normal M enstrual Cycle Omalizumab for Asthma Overweight Child: Evaluating Nutrition and Activity Patterns Overweight Children: M edical Evaluation Pediatric Preparation for M edical Tests Pervasive Developmental Disorders Physical Abuse Physical Abuse: Common Injuries in Children Physical Activity for Children and Teens Physical Development, Ages 11 to 14 Years Physical Development, Ages 15 to 18 Years Positive Thinking With Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy Preventing Choking Protecting Your Skin From the Sun Questions About Inguinal Hernia Surgery Questions Your Doctor M ay Ask Before Prescribing M edicine for Depression in Children and Teens Quick Tips: Giving Over-the-Counter M edicines to Children Quick Tips: Helping Your Child Stay Safe and Healthy Quick Tips: What to Do When You Crave Nicotine Quitting Smokingopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Quitting Smoking: Temptations and Cravings Rash, Age 12 and Older Recognizing and Developing Your Childrens Special Talents Respiratory Problems, Age 12 and Older Reye Syndrome Safe Sex Scoliosis Scrapes Sexual Abuse: Signs in Children Sexually Transmitted Infections: Treatment Signs of Substance Abuse Sleep and Your Body Clock Sleep Problems, Age 12 and Older Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Social Anxiety Disorder Sore Throat Stress in Children and Teens Stress Relief and Relaxation Suicidal Thoughts or Threats Sunburn Supporting Someone With an Eating Disorder Symptoms of Depression in Children Symptoms of Ear Infection Talking With Your Child About Sex Tattoo Problems Teen Alcohol and Drug Abuse Teen Smokers: Reasons to Quit Teen Substance Abuse: Choosing a Treatment Program Teen Substance Abuse: M aking a Contract With Your Teen Teen Substance Abuse: Signs at Home Teen Substance Abuse: Signs at School Teen Substance Abuse: Signs in Your Teens Friendships Teenage Sleep Patterns Tips for Parents of Teensopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Tobacco Use in Teens Topiramate for Binge Eating Disorder Tourettes Disorder Treatment for M alocclusion Type 1 Diabetes: Living With the Disease Type 2 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes in Children Type 2 Diabetes: Screening for Children Types of M alocclusion Unproven Treatments for Autism Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older Urinary Tract Infections in Teens and Adults Vegetarian Diets Violent Behaviour Warning Signs of Suicide in Children and Teens Warts and Plantar Warts Weight M anagement Well-Child Visits When to Treat M alocclusion Your Teens Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Medical Tests Stool Analysis Testicular Examination and Testicular Self-Examination (TSE) Urine Test Medications Antihypertensives for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Antimalarials for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Antipsychotics for Child and Teen Bipolar Disorder Atomoxetine (Strattera) for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Azelaic Acid for Acne Biologics for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritisopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Corticosteroids for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Isotretinoin for Acne Leukotriene Pathway M odifiers for Long-Term Control of Asthma M ethadone for Drug Abuse M ethotrexate for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis M ood Stabilizers for Child and Teen Bipolar Disorder Nicotine replacement therapy for quitting tobacco Phenazopyridine for Urinary Symptoms Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for Depression in Children and Teens Stimulants for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Sulfasalazine for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Topical Retinoid M edicines for Acne Make a Wise Decision Acne: Should I See M y Doctor? Acne: Should I Take Isotretinoin for Severe Acne? ADHD: Should M y Child Take M edicine for ADHD? Depression: Should M y Child Take M edicine to Treat Depression? HPV: Should M y Daughter Get the Vaccine? Scoliosis: Should I (or my child) have surgery? Take Action ADHD: Helping Your Child Get the M ost out of School ADHD: Helping Your Child Get Things Done Anxiety: Using Positive Thinking Asthma: Taking Charge of Your Asthma Bipolar Disorder in Children: Helping Your Child Prevent M anic Episodes Diabetes in children: Counting carbs Diabetes in Children: Dealing With Low Blood Sugar Diabetes in Children: Preventing High Blood Sugar Diabetes in Children: Preventing Low Blood Sugar Fitness: Teaching Your Child to Stay Active Grief: Helping teens with griefopen in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
Healthy Eating: Helping Your Child Learn Healthy Eating Habits Quitting smoking: Coping with cravings and withdrawal Quitting smoking: Getting support Quitting smoking: Helping someone quit Sleep: Helping Your Children—and Yourself—Sleep Well Stress M anagement: Helping Your Child With Stress Stress M anagement: M anaging Your Time Substance Abuse: Dealing With Teen Substance Use Last Revised: April 26, 2012 Author: Healthwise Staff Medical Review : Adam Husney, MD, MD - Family Medicine PRINT HELP This infor mation does not r eplace the advice of a doctor . Healthwise, Incor por ated disclaims any war r anty or liability for your use of this infor mation.open in browser PRO version Are you a developer? Try out the HTML to PDF API pdfcrowd.com
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