Teen Health

Information and advice about health, emotions, and life

Being a teenager can be tough. Whether you're a teen or a parent, it's smart to learn all you can about teen health issues. Acne. Bullying. Depression. Get help making decisions about these topics and many more in the sections below.

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Teen Health Topics

There are health topics that affect many teens, such as acne and depression. Many of the health risks that teens face can be prevented and treated with early diagnosis.

There are also topics that teens may feel uncomfortable discussing, such as bullying and anorexia.

Learn more about these important health issues which may be affecting you or a teen in your life with this comprehensive list of teen health topics.

Medical Tests

Your doctor may have recommended an X-ray, a blood or urine test, or another type of medical test. You may have questions. Consider completing the highlighted fields on this Medical Tests: Questions to Ask the Doctor form online, or print it out and fill it in by hand. Use it to discuss the test with your doctor on the phone or at your next appointment.

Learn more about the following medical tests:

Make a Wise Decision

Should my teen see a doctor for their acne? Should they take medicine for ADHD? Should they get the HPV vaccine?

You may have questions like these, and we have answers.

Let us help you make a wise decision today with our list of Teen Health Decision Topics

Take Action

Take action now to help your teen reach their optimal health.

Focus on making small, positive behavior changes to achieve personal health goals. Those small changes can make a big difference over time.

View ways to take action on your teen's health