Common Health Issues
Acne in Teens: Ways to Control It.
Advice from the family docs.
A web site sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatologists.
Information on acne, acne myths and treatments.
Why Do I Get Acne?
More advice from physicians.
Acne Resource Center.
A comprehensive guide to acne skin care.
Attention Disorder: Overcoming the Deficit Abuse of Attention Deficit Drug Can Be Deadly.
About Anxiety Disorders.
Anxiety Disorders in Adolescents: A Self-Test.
Asthma and Other Allergies.
A web section for kids that includes games, activities and information from the
physician experts at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology.
An Asthma Tutorial for Families.
On the Teen Scene: Being a Sport with Exercise-Induced Asthma.
What is a Peak Flow Meter?
Crest Sparkle City.
A creative site with dental hygiene information and great graphics.
Think Like a Pancreas.
A guide to managing diabetes for kids and teens.
From the American Diabetes Association, this site contains games, diabetes basics, checklists, nutrition information, sports and excerise information and much more.
Facts about Eating Disorders and the Search for Solutions.
On the Teen Scene: Eating Disorders Require Medical Attention. www.fda.gov/fdac/reprints/eatdis.html
On the Teen Scene: When Mono Takes You Out of the Action.
Using Over-the-Counter Medications Wisely
American Social Health Association web site -- information on puberty, STDs, abstinence, safer sex.
An online magazine by Planned Parenthood that provides sexual health and relationship information for teens.
Teenage Health Freak.
Trying to Look SUNsational? Using Sunscreens.
How to Be Safe When You're in the Sun.
Getting Rid of Yeast Infections.