A fact sheet that gives basic information on what constitutes disordered eating, and who is at risk. Eating disorders are beginning to affect male youth; this fact sheet can tell you what you need to know.
A medical online manual that introduces and describes various sexually transmitted infections.
A wealth of information on diverse issues of adolescent health from the AMA.
A resource that promotes positive parenting, coping with communication, mental health issues, pregnancy and parenting, and dealing with teens.
A website for mothers looking for advice that might not be the typical parenting site. Information on midwives/doulas, herbal remedies and more.
A website all about breastfeeding and its benefits, featuring videos, help and advice on proper techniques, news and more.
When I was fourteen I became convinced that masturbating would kill me.
This is not another diet guide. It will not show you how to lose ten pounds by Thanksgiving. It will not introduce you to a new set of "miracle ab crunches" or rave about the latest liposuction advances. And there will be no butt pads, silicone, or fat-free recipes to share.
I'm 16 and I used to be pregnant.
If we look at our sexuality one way, it looks a million times simpler than it actually is. If we look at it another way, it appears a million times more complicated. While it's important that we bear everything in mind we need to in terms of infection and disease, birth control, our relationships, our bodies and the whole works, now and then we need to remember the bare bones and the human element of the thing, and keep the essentials in the forefront of our minds.