100 Questions You'd Never Ask Your Parents

Straight Answers to Teens' Questions About Sex, Sexuality, and Health

Author: Elisabeth Henderson

Publisher: Roaring Brook Press

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Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 160

View: 499

Teens have questions about sex. This simple manual answers their questions--honestly, simply, and reliably. What does an orgasm feel like? Does masturbating have any long-term negative effects? Does alcohol kill brain cells? Teens have questions about sex; it's a matter of who they ask and how reliable the answers are. Collected directly from teens and presented in a simple and accessible Q&A format, Elisabeth Henderson and Dr. Nancy Armstrong's 100 QUESTIONS YOU'D NEVER ASK YOUR PARENTS provides information about sex, drug, body, and mood in a way that's honest, nonjudgmental, and responsible.

Dating Etiquette and Sexual Respect

Author: Jennifer Culp

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 418

When it comes to going out on a date, most people know that there are certain rules of etiquette to follow, but that means more than good table manners when your date takes you out to a nice place to eat. Readers may also be surprised to learn that etiquette has a place when things get physical with your date, too. This straightforward book cuts to the chase with just a few simple rules to follow when it comes to dating, whether someone is asking a person out or being asked out.

Gonorrhea

Author: Tamra B. Orr

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 611

Popular culture depicts sex as glamorous but ignores some of the negative consequences, such as sexually transmitted infections. This resource provides a thorough, non-judgmental understanding of the disease gonorrhea, how it is transmitted, how it manifests in the body, and the effects of the disease if left untreated. This book also covers the negative social impact of dealing with a sexually transmitted disease and includes resources for finding professional help. The book is designed to complement a school health curriculum and covers the material in a way that is appropriate and engaging for younger teens.

Urinary Tract Infections

Author: Susan Henneberg

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 847

According to the National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse (NKUDIC), UTIs are the second most common type of infection in the body. Almost 50 percent of women get a UTI at some point in their life. Therefore, it is essential that teens understand the symptoms of a UTI and what to do if they think they have one. UTIs are common and relatively harmless, but they can become serious if left untreated. This helpful guide covers the signs and symptoms, treatment, and prevention of UTIs, as well as how to cope with one at home and school.

Newsweek

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Category: Current events

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Life Management

Author: Ann Daluiso

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Category: Life skills

Page: 240

View: 106

Annual edition : Life management, is one in a series of over sixty volumes, each designed to provide convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current, carefully selected articles from some of the most respected magazines, newspapers, and journals published today.

Adolescent Psychology 1997-98

Author: Anita M. Meehan

Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Dushkin

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Category: Adolescent psychology

Page: 256

View: 498

Popular culture often depicts adolescence as a period of raging hormones, emotional upheaval, rejection of parents, and blind conformity to peers. One goal of this anthology is to present a more balanced picture of adolescence including both positive and negative aspects of this developmental transition ... Many readings present controversial topics that [the editors] hope will spur classroom debate.-To the reader. Within the pages of this volume are interesting, well-illustrated articles by psychologists, educators, researchers, and writers providing effective and useful perspectives on today's important topics in the study of adolescent psychology.-Back cover.