Health and Wellness

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Family Doctor
American Academy of Family Physicians addresses general teen health concerns. -


Teen Health
Appealing website with loads of general information including several columns including, Hot Topics and Q&A, also available in Spanish.


Boys Health

Young Men’s Health Site
Health information for guys & young men around the world - sponsored by the Boston Children's Hospital.


Drug and Alcohol Abuse Resources

Hope and help for young people who are the relatives and friends of a problem drinker.


NIDA for Teens
National Institute on Drug Abuse website aimed at helping teens make informed choices.


Girls Health

Girls Health
This site is run by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office on Women’s Health to help girls, ages 10 to 16, learn about health, growing up, and issues they may face.


Mental Health

Cope Care Deal
A mental health site for a teen audience.


The online home of the Kids’ Helpline at Crisis Services


National Institute of Mental Health -


Suicide Prevention Lifeline
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


Teen Mental Health- Medline Plus


Relationships & Sexual Health

The facts about HIV and AIDS.


Teen Sexual Health- Medline Plus


Go Ask Alice!
Columbia University’s Health Education Questions on teen health issues from nutrition to sexuality, answered by the Health Education Program at Columbia University.


Planned Parenthood


Nutrition and Eating Disorders

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. Formerly known as the American Dietetic Association.


Info on anorexia and other eating disorders


Choose My Plate
This site by the U.S. Department of Agriculture offers personalized eating plans and interactive tools to help you plan/assess your food choices.


Overeaters Anonymous
Help for compulsive eaters


Online Safety

Online Safety- Teens Health
Helpful tips maintaining privacy online. Also has a section for related articles.


Net Smartz
A program by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, this site is a wealth of information about staying safe and secure online. Also provides resources for reporting online abuse. -


On Guard
General tips for staying safe online as well as scam identification and securing your computer against identity theft.


Driving Safety

Teen Drivers- National Highway Traffic Safety Administrartion
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. Fundamental resources and information to help promote teen driver safety.


Website designed by a teen for teen drivers. Lots of helpful tips and links to educational resources.


Toyota Teen Driver 
Discovery Education (Discovery Channel) and Toyota have teamed up to offer a website with educational tools for teens, parents and teachers.


Teen Driver Drivers License Checklist
A privately owned site that offers tips for teens on driving, obtaining a license, purchasing vehicles, insurance and much more.


Resources for the Younger Driver
New York State DMV site dedicated to teenage drivers with useful information on obtaining a driver's license, useful resource guides for parents and drivers, and road test tips.