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  • Child Abuse for Parents

    Nearly a million children are abused each year in the United States alone. Learn how to spot the signs of child abuse.

  • How to Handle Abuse for Kids

    Child abuse is never OK. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Abuse for Teens

    Abuse can take many forms. This article talks about recognizing abuse, its effects, and what someone who is being abused can do.

  • Abusive Relationships for Teens

    Abuse has no place in love. Read this article to find out how to recognize the signs of abuse and how you can get help.

  • Genital Warts (HPV) for Parents

    Genital warts are caused by certain types of the human papillomavirus (HPV), which is one of the most common STDs. A vaccine can prevent HPV infection, which causes most genital warts and cervical cancers.

  • Relationships for Teens

    Like friendships, relationships require give and take. This section has information on what makes a healthy relationship.

  • I'm Pregnant and in an Abusive Relationship. How Can I Get Out? for Parents

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Pubic Lice for Parents

    Pubic lice are six-legged creatures that infest the hair in the pubic area. Pubic lice infestation is considered a sexually transmitted disease (STD), but it can be contracted in other ways.

  • Relationships for Teens

    See answers to common questions about love and family relationships.

  • Date Rape for Teens

    About half of people who have been raped know the person who attacked them. This article explains what date rape is, how to protect yourself, and what to do if you've been raped.