In Health Issues and Your Teenager, experts with the National Parenting Center advise on conditions and ailments that often present during the teenage years, such as diabetes, appearance-related issues like ear piercings, and psychological problems associated with this time of physical and emotional change. The experts helpfully provide lists of ailments and steps necessary for treatment, such as physical exercise and how to effectively and reasonably manage a teenager’s diet. Did you know, for example, that most teen snacking occurs between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m.? This audiobook aims to help parents of teenagers chart a healthy course.
During the teen years, the body goes through a number of changes. The experts at The National Parenting Center give valuable advice on handling issues like obesity and diet, tension headaches, leg cramping, fever blisters, diabetes, and even bed-wetting. Here are guidelines for helping your teen communicate with doctors and for handling special medical needs and concerns like hypochondria. After hearing this audio program, you'll better understand plastic surgery for teens and the safety issues of that common teen ritual, ear-piercing.