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Why it’s natural to want to explore your sexuality

Growing up is hard but it's also exciting! No two lives are the same and it's natural to want to explore your sexuality as you get older.
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What are Wet Dreams?

It is natural to have questions about sexual activity and nocturnal emissions or 'wet dreams' are a normal part of growing up
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What happens when I get in touch with Childline?

The Childline 24-Hour Support Line is one of the services provided by the ISPCC and is available for all young people, aged 18 years and younger.
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How to know when you’re ready to have sex

Deciding to have sex is not a decision to be taken lightly and it's perfectly natural not to feel sure if you're ready for it yet
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Childline’s 24 Hour Support Line and Other Services Explained

What exactly is Childline's 24 Hour Support Line and what other services do you provide for children and families?
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What exactly does Sexuality mean?

Sexuality (or sexual orientations) is a person's identity in relation to the gender or genders to which they are typically attracted.
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Let’s talk about… Sex

It is normal to be curious about sex and it is important to talk about it with the trusted adults in your life.
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How to build healthy friendships and relationships

Relationships can be amazing when they are healthy but if they become unhealthy, they can be complicated and stressful.
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What does it mean to be Non-Binary?

Non-binary is a term that helps give voice to a diverse range of gender identities - not just the gender binary of male and female
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A teenage girl sits side profile holding a make-up mirror and applying blusher to her cheek.

The negative impact of photo editing on body image issues

The editing of photos on social media can lead us to believe that unrealistic beauty standards are what we should aspire to have.
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A person holding up a notice board with the words "Hello my pronouns are ________ / _______" spelt out with different coloured markers.

What is ‘deadnaming’?

Deadnaming is the deliberate or accidental use of a transgender person’s birth name or ‘dead’ name that they had before they transitioned.
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What is Cuffing Season?

Cuffing Season refers to people pairing up aka. ‘cuffing’ during the winter months to avoid having to go out on the cold nights
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