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Young Adult Health

TeensHealth offers a safe, private place to get information about health, growth, and emotions. TeensHealth is accessible 24 hours a day so you can get the doctor-approved information you need to make educated decisions — or help a friend who needs advice. There’s a lot of confusing, misleading, and just plain wrong health information on the Web. Our mission is to tell it to you straight. It is run by the nonprofit Nemours Center for Children’s Health Media, provide accurate, up-to-date health information that’s free of “doctor speak.” .

MedlinePlus Teen Health
Quality health information for teens, from the National Library of Medicine

We’re Talkin’
“We’re Talking,” will provide comprehensive health information and answers to specific questions for teens. The information will be straightforward, clear, understandable, medically accurate and up-to-date.

Teen Center
From Discovery.com, health information for teens including drugs, eating disorders, mental health, acne, teen pregnancy, and more.

TeenHelp.org is an anonymous support site where anyone can come for help with a problem. We help users of all ages and from all walks of life, all around the world. Our staff members are volunteers, regular people just like you, and they’re here to listen and to give advice. Whether you’re seeking help or you like to help others, TeenHelp.org is a friendly and safe environment for everyone to work together.

This website is designed for research and educational purposes only and does not provide professional medical advice or services. Medical discussions should be made in consultation  with a qualified health care provider. The Library will not be liable for any complications, injuries, or other medical accidents arising from or in connection with the use or reliance upon any information from this Web Page or any other Internet Web Pages.