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Your Child's Checkup: 19 Years

Your Child's Checkup: 19 Years

Resources

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NSTeens
http://www.nsteens.org/
This site for teens offers advice on topics like online safety, social networking, and cyberbullying.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

Partnership for a Drugfree America
http://www.drugfree.org
This site features information about drugs and their effects and treatments. The site also shows paraphernalia associated with different drugs and includes personal stories.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
http://www.nhtsa.gov/
NHTSA is the government agency responsible for ensuring and improving automobile and traffic safety.

National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
http://www.thenationalcampaign.org/
This site provides teen pregnancy facts, resources, and prevention tips.

Planned Parenthood Federation of America
http://www.plannedparenthood.org
Planned Parenthood offers information on sexually transmitted diseases, birth control methods, and other issues of sexual health.

Society for Adolescent Medicine
http://www.adolescenthealth.org/
The Society for Adolescent Medicine is committed to advancing the health and well-being of adolescents. Their site also offers a locator for adolescent health professionals.

Adolescent Health Transition Project
http://depts.washington.edu/healthtr
This is a health and transition resource for adolescents with special health care needs, chronic illnesses, and physical or developmental disabilities.

Quintessential Careers for Teens
http://www.quintcareers.com/teen_jobs.html
This site has job and career advice for teens, including part-time and summer employment.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov
NIMH offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses, and supports research to help those with mental illness.

The Health Insurance Marketplace
http://www.healthcare.gov/
Consumers can learn about, compare, buy, and enroll in health insurance at HealthCare.gov, the official site for the Health Insurance Marketplace.

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