Teen Health and Wellbeing
This guide is for Alaska teens and the adults in their lives. Click on the links below or the tabs above to find resources and tools for navigating adolescent health issues. Start with these helpful sites:
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Resources for students of all ages, including live homework help with live tutors. (Alaskans only)
Information on diseases, conditions, and wellness issues, including videos and illustrations. (National Library of Medicine – free to all)
Questions and answers about diseases, drugs, alcohol, nutrition, mental health, suicide, bullying, and more. (Alaskans only through the Digital Pipeline)
Articles, fact sheets, prevention tips, activities, quizzes, teen insights.
Health topics and resources for girls and young women.
Health topics and resources for boys and young men.
Online news articles and features on teen health and wellness.
Programs and services for teens.
A wealth of information on health issues affecting people of the Arctic.
Reminder from the Alaska State Library
We R Native's
Monthly Contest for Native Youth
This month's contest asks American Indian and Alaska Native youth to share tips about how to start or keep healthy relationships. Chance to win $75.
Alaska Medical Library