The Best Teen and Preteen Health Resources on the Web
These sites were created, and are maintained, by the Adolescent Interest Group, a committee of doctors, health educators, therapists, and researchers, including yours truly (note the disclaimer), that has been meeting monthly at PAMF since approximately 1997. Each summer we are joined by a Stanford student and up to six local high school students who update the content, write new content, review movies as well as books, and go out to community groups to teach the content from the Bully Module and ABCs of Healthy Relationships, both projects created by teens with grants they received to support their community health work.
I encourage you to explore these sites and then look at them with your kids, as a conversation starter, or to let them know you encourage them finding out answers to health issues they might have questions about, but for whatever reason, not bring up with you. These sites are a little safer than other health sites because they were developed specifically for people under 22 years of age, and try to avoid introducing information to youth before they are ready. Explore away and have fun!
Please feel free to add other great resources below - as comments!
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