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  • Smokeless Tobacco for Teens

    Chewing or dipping: These terms are familiar to the millions of teens who use smokeless tobacco. If you're ready to quit or you want to learn more about smokeless tobacco, read this article.

  • What Are the Health Effects of Chewing and Spitting Out Food? for Teens

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Kids and Smoking for Parents

    The health risks of smoking are well known, yet every year many young people take up smoking. Here's how to help your kids avoid smoking or using chewing tobacco - or quit, if they've already started.

  • Does Swallowing Gum Cause Intestinal Problems? for Teens

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • What Happens to Swallowed Gum? for Kids

    Gulp. You accidentally swallowed your gum. Will it really stay in your stomach for years?

  • TMJ Disorders for Teens

    TMJ disorders are medical problems related to the joint that connects the lower jaw to the skull. They can cause pain, difficulty chewing, and other problems.

  • TMJ Disorders for Parents

    Kids with these jaw disorders often have difficulty chewing or talking due to problems with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Symptoms can resolve on their own, or with treatment.

  • Food & Fitness Q&As for Teens

    See answers to some common questions about eating and exercise.

  • Mouth and Teeth for Teens

    Did you know that your mouth is the first step in the body's digestive process? Or that the mouth and teeth are essential for speech? Learn about the many roles your mouth and teeth play.

  • Smoking Stinks! for Kids

    Everyone says smoking is bad for you. Why? Find out in this article for kids.