How to set boundaries in different areas of your life
Setting boundaries isn't easy but it's a great skill to have as you navigate life - be it with family, friends or on social media
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What’s the difference between love and limerence?
Limerence is not just a crush - it's a state of romantic infatuation or obsession that can negatively impact your whole life
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What to do if your loved ones don’t accept your gender identity
Telling your loved ones about your gender identity can be emotional. Here's what to do if they find it hard to accept who you are
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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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Why it’s okay to have mixed feelings about the idea of sex
Having mixed feelings about your sexuality or the thought of having sex is normal. Don't apologise for taking your time to figure things out.
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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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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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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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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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