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  • What's the Difference Between a Treatment and a Cure? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Managing Your Medical Care for Teens


    Your parents won't be running your life forever. This center tells you what you need to know about taking charge of your own medical care.

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) for Teens


    In polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), the ovaries produce higher than normal amounts of certain hormones, which can interfere with egg development and release. Learn how doctors diagnose and treat PCOS.

  • Can Stress Affect My Weight? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say!

  • Your Diabetes Health Care Team for Teens


    It takes all of your team members — you, your parents, doctors, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, and mental health pros — to help you take care of your diabetes.

  • Carbohydrates and Diabetes for Teens


    If you have diabetes, your doctor may have recommended keeping track of how many carbohydrates (carbs) you eat. But what exactly are carbs and how do they affect your blood sugar?

  • Overweight and Obesity for Teens


    In this section, you'll find information on some common health concerns that go with being overweight. You'll also find tips on what teens can do to manage their weight in a healthy way.

  • Type 2 Diabetes: What Is It? for Teens


    Teens with type 2 diabetes have to pay close attention to what they eat and do.

  • Diabetes: Dealing With Feelings for Teens


    It's perfectly normal for people with diabetes to feel sad, angry, confused, upset, alone, embarrassed, and even jealous. After all, these are natural emotions that everyone feels from time to time. But how can you cope?

  • Can Lack of Sleep Stunt Your Growth? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say.