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Teens

Adolescence can be a challenge for parents. Your teen may at times be a source of frustration and exasperation, not to mention financial stress. But these years also bring many, many moments of joy, pride, laughter and closeness. Please check out the following articles from the American Academy of Pediatrics regarding the teenage years.

Common parenting concerns
Dating and sex
Fitness
Nutrition
Driving Safety
School
Substance abuse
Talking to Teens About Tough Issues
 
The following sites are developed for teenagers to access:
For teen girls
For teen boys
For all teens

For nutrition and exercise (English)
For nutrition and exercise (Spanish)
 
For more information about Minors Rights in Oregon regarding access to health care and confidentiality please refer to the following link: http://public.health.oregon.gov/HealthyPeopleFamilies/Youth/Documents/MinorConsent2012.pdf