Young People

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30 seconds with Bars and Melody

In 2014, young singers Leondre and Charlie took ITV’s Britain’s Got Talent by storm, securing a gold buzzer from Simon Cowell and finishing in third place. The rapping/singing duo won the nation’s heart...

Hannah's story

This is Hannah's story on her struggle with an eating disorder and how her parents support helped her through her recovery...

Hannah's story

This is Hannah's story on her struggle with an eating disorder and how her parents support helped her through her recovery...

Natalie's story

This is Natalie's story about how an eating disorder affected her mental state...

Tell us about your experience of transition

NHS England, the body set up by the government to improve the health of everyone in England, has taken on the challenge of young people's mental health transition - and is determined to improve it.

My Sex Doctor app

Questions asked by young people about sex education have been used to make a mobile phone app called My...

I AM HIV POSITIVE

You might think he is “just” your usual gay hipster kid, but Wyndham is different. Actually it’s not him that is different. It’s his life story. Wyndham is HIV+.

Visiting a dry bar in London

As part of Dry January, an annual campaign run by Alcohol Concern encouraging us all to take a month off alcohol, I was tasked with visiting Redemption, a newly opened “dry bar” in West London.

Thinking about your drinking?

Drinking too much is one of those things that can creep up without us noticing. But once you have decided to reduce the amount you drink, pressure from your friends can make it hard to cut back or quit.