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Talk with Your Teen About Healthy Relationships

Find out how to help your teen build safe and healthy relationships.

Review Date: December 18, 2014

National Health Information Center - NHIC
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National Runaway Safeline Home Page

Call 1-800-RUNAWAY, a 24-hour crisis line, if you are a teenager who is thinking of running from home, if you have a friend who has run and is looking for help, or if you are a runaway ready to go home through our Home Free program.

Review Date: November 08, 2012

National Runaway Safeline

Love Is Respect - National Dating Abuse Helpline

The National Dating Abuse Helpline is a national 24-hour resource available to answer your questions about teen dating abuse. Visit loveisrespect.org to chat with a peer advocate.

Review Date: January 23, 2013

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Love Is Respect - National Dating Abuse Helpline

The National Dating Abuse Helpline is a national 24-hour resource available to answer your questions about teen dating abuse. Visit loveisrespect.org to chat with a peer advocate.

Review Date: January 23, 2013

National Domestic Violence Hotline

NIDA for Teens: The Science Behind Drug Abuse

This Web site teaches adolescents ages 11 through 15 (as well as their parents and teachers) on the science behind drug abuse. Find facts on drugs, interactive games, blogs, videos, and real stories of what teens face when turning their lives around.

Review Date: January 23, 2013

NIH National Institute on Drug Abuse - NIDA

Above the Influence

The more aware you are of the influences around you, the better prepared you will be to face them, including the pressure to use drugs, pills, and alcohol.

Review Date: February 01, 2011

Office of National Drug Control Policy, The White House

Are You a Bully?

Have you ever repeatedly hurt someone because they were younger, weaker, different, or less confident than you? Are you a bully? Take this quiz to find out.

Review Date: July 11, 2014

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Best Bones Forever!

The Best Bones Forever!™ Campaign offers girls fun activities, quizzes, and recipes to encourage girls to get active and eat more foods with calcium and vitamin D.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Bullying

Here is the low-down on bullying among girls. Learn about cyber bullying, how to protect yourself and others from bullying, the dangers of hazing and more.

Review Date: October 31, 2012

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Circle of Respect

The purpose of this site is to educate kids and teens to promote respect as a way to manage conflict and prevent criminal behavior.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

National Crime Prevention Council

Contract for Life

This contract is designed to facilitate communication between young people and their parents about potentially destructive decisions related to alcohol, drugs, peer pressure and behavior.

Review Date: February 08, 2013

SADD (Students Against Destructive Decisions)

Cool Spot: The Young Teen's Place for Information on Alcohol and Resisting Peer Pressure

The Cool Spot offers young teens online quizzes, games and tips to help them learn about alcohol and resist peer pressure to drink.

Review Date: February 05, 2013

NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - NIAAA

Dating Violence: A Silent Epidemic

Learn about the silent epidemic of dating violence.

Review Date: January 22, 2013

Break the Cycle

Download Materials on Preventing Teen Dating Violence

Help spread the word about healthy relationships. Download these materials and print as many as you like.

Review Date: January 22, 2013

Break the Cycle

Fact or Fiction: Pregnancy Prevention

There are so many myths about preventing pregnancy. These videos set the record straight.

Review Date: April 05, 2012

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Food Allergies in the Real World

This website is designed for young adults who want to take a more active role in managing their food allergies.

Review Date: February 11, 2013

Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Network

Food Safety Education

This site offers games and activities for kids to learn about food safety.

Review Date: July 11, 2014

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Get Girls Active!

What happens when a girl is resistant to getting active? These tips will provide you with the pertinent information to get girls to be physically active and help guide them to a healthier lifestyle.

Review Date: April 11, 2012

Women's Sports Foundation

Girlshealth.gov: Be Happy. Be Healthy. Be You. Beautiful.

This site was created to help girls from 10 to 16 years of age learn about health, exercise, mental health, growing up, relationships, and more.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Girlshealth.gov: Relationships

This site features articles and tools on healthy dating, building relationships in the community, helping your daughter deal with divorce, and tips for handling relationship issues with siblings.

Review Date: July 11, 2014

Office on Women's Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

GoGirlGo! (Video)

GoGirlGo!, an award winning curriculum and sports education program, works to improve the health of sedentary girls and to keep them involved in physical activity by supporting programs and organizations that work with girls.

Review Date: April 11, 2012

Women's Sports Foundation

I Wanna Know - For Teens

This website offers answers to questions about teen sexual health and sexually transmitted diseases.

Review Date: October 30, 2014

American Social Health Association

NIAMS Kids Pages

Your childhood and teen years are a prime time to learn habits that will help you keep your bones, joints, muscles, and skin healthy for years to come. Have fun exploring these pages, and come back often for updates and new features.

Review Date: November 16, 2012

NIH National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases - NIAMS

Peer Pressure

Share this Web site on resisting peer pressure with your child.

Review Date: January 16, 2012

NIH National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism - NIAAA

Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Will you keep any information I give you confidential? Is it okay for me to see you without my parents in the room? If you are a teen, these questions can help you start conversations with your doctor or nurse about common teen health problems and concerns.

Review Date: March 12, 2012

The Nemours Foundation

Teen Central Net

Teencentral.net is a password-protected, professionally monitored, and anonymous helpline website for teens to work out their issues.

Review Date: February 15, 2013

KidsPeace

Teens Against Bullying

Created by and for teens, this site is a place for middle and high school students to find ways to address bullying, to take action, to be heard, and to join an important social cause.

Review Date: December 18, 2012

PACER Center, Inc.

TeensHealth from Nemours Foundation

Created just for teens, this web site links users to answers to questions on a variety of topics, including health, relationships, food, sports, and school.

Review Date: February 12, 2013

The Nemours Foundation

Video: Study Break Yoga

Yoga can help you in serious ways, but it also can be a lot of fun. Take a study break and try these simple yoga poses.

Review Date: January 29, 2013

The Nemours Foundation

What Works/What Doesn't : Preventing Pregnancy and STD's

Use this site to compare the pros and cons of 10 birth control methods, including condoms, the pill, cervical caps, IUD's, and more.

Review Date: April 05, 2012

Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

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