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Teen Health

The teen years are full of changes. Here’s information on teen health and what to expect.

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Your Teen’s Changing Body

Your Teen’s Changing Body

November 30, 2014 by HealthyFamilies BC

The period between childhood and young adulthood is a period of rapid change - physical, emotional, cognitive and social. During this time, children’s bodies change in different ways at different times. No two teenage bodies are the same.

Alcohol and Youth

November 3, 2013 by HealthyFamilies BC

Young people often develop drinking patterns like those of the adults in their lives, so prevention should start early and in your home. Remember, teens aren't always likely to ask about what binge drinking really is (and its dangers).

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