Lungs & Respiratory System for Teens
This section has information on health problems that can affect a person's lungs and breathing.
Ulcerative Colitis for Teens
Ulcerative colitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that happens only in the colon. It causes the inner lining of the colon to get red and swollen with sores called ulcers.
Crohn's Disease for Teens
Crohn's disease is a condition that causes parts of the intestine (bowel) to get red and swollen. It can be challenging to deal with, but many teens find that they're able to feel well and have few symptoms for long periods of time.
Bacteria & Viruses for Teens
Common bacterial & viral infections.
Immunizations for Teens
Missing out on shots puts you at more serious risk than you might think. That one little "ouch" moment protects you from some major health problems.
Infections for Teens
Who needs a flu shot? How long is mono contagious? This section has tons of articles about infections that teens can get, with information about how they're spread, signs and symptoms, when to go to the doctor, and more.
Diseases & Conditions for Teens
From asthma to ulcers, this section is loaded with articles about diseases and conditions that can affect teens. Look here for health information and resources for yourself or someone you care about.