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  • Teens advocating the right to sexuality education.

  • This project encourages teens to seek regular health care, and to improve the delivery of that care. On this site you can ask a doctor questions, read stories, and find out more about clinics for teens in Central Harlem.

  • The National Consumers League leads this campaign against child labor. If you are a teenager working outside the home, read this.

  • A cool place to hang out, get resources, and learn more.

  • Share your story.

  • We inspire young people to believe that change is possible, and we train, fund and mobilize them to be leaders who measurably strengthen their communities.

  • Questions and answers about sexuality for teens.

  • Questions on teen health issues from nutrition to sexuality, answered by the Health Education Program at Columbia University.

  • Learn about prevention, healthcare, and disease in a site that explores health as it relates to you. Chat room and message boards.

  • Sponsored by the American Social Health Association, this site provides the answers teens need to make informed decisions about sexual health and STD prevention.

  • A guide to safe and responsible sex.

  • Sponsored by the American Social Health Association, this site provides the answers teens need to make informed decisions about sexual health and STD prevention.

  • From medical staff of the Nemours Foundation, this site provides basic information about the body, nutrition and personal safety.

  • Teen moms: share stories & find a pen-pal.

  • LifeSmarts teach teens, via a group quiz, to be smart and responsible consumers and citizens.

  • A writing community for queer and questioning youth.

  • Acne? Asthma? Mono? Smoking? Articles from the FDA on these topics and more.

  • An Online Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* History

  • For victims and survivors of bullying, plus their parents and other supporters.

  • Other teens answer all your questions.

  • Online support ways to cope and in loving memory for teens with eating disorders.

  • The Student Press Law Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing legal help and information to the student media and journalism educators.

  • ACLU's Student Organizing Manual, answers to your questions about rights in school, and more.

  • For girls: what u want 2B

  • Articles on flirting, true love, gifts, and many more usefultopics.

  • A virtual community for Jewish teens worldwide.

  • From the Planned Parenthood Federation of America: info on dating, sexual health, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancy prevention and family planning. Contributions from teenagers are welcome.

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