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  • My Friend Has Sickle Cell Disease. How Can I Help? for Teens


    People with sickle cell disease need good friends who understand and can help them get through tough times. This article for teens helps you learn what you can do to be that friend.

  • Blood Disorders for Teens


    This section has information on problems or diseases that affect a person's blood.

  • Getting (and Giving) Help for Teens


    This section has ideas on where to turn for help when you need it, and how to help a friend in need.

  • Friends for Teens


    Tips and advice on all things friend - from being a good one to helping someone with a problem.

  • Health Problems Q&A for Teens for Teens


    See answers to common questions about specific diseases and conditions.

  • Diseases & Conditions for Teens


    From asthma to ulcers, this section is loaded with articles about diseases and conditions that can affect teens. Look here for health information and resources for yourself or someone you care about.

  • Will I Pass Sickle Cell Disease on to My Children? for Teens


    Find out what the experts say.

  • Sickle Cell Disease for Kids


    Sickle cell disease is a disease of the blood. Red blood cells are shaped like sickles, and can get stuck, especially inside smaller blood vessels.

  • Stress & Coping Center for Teens


    Feeling stressed out? Learn about some of the things that can cause stress and get tips on how to manage when you're feeling overwhelmed.

  • Growth Problems for Teens


    In most cases, teens who are small are just physically maturing a bit more slowly than their friends. Occasionally, though, there's a medical reason why some kids and teens stop growing. Find out about growth problems and how doctors can help.