Teen Health Series

Vital Health Information for Young Adults

How do teens find health information? Teens need a reliable source of no-nonsense health information—whether they are wondering about their own health, concerned about a friend or family member, or writing a report for school. The Teen Health Series is a specially focused set of volumes within the Health Reference Series that was created to help teens find the health information they need.

The Teen Health Series is a leading resource for librarians, teachers, and students who are looking for medical information that is authoritative, well-organized, and easy-to use. Each volume deals comprehensively with a high-interest topic, with a detailed contents section that will lead readers directly to the information they need. Each volume includes articles on a wide range of relevant topics written by authoritative sources. These articles are written in a straightforward, easy-to-read style, with headings, sidebars, definitions, and illustrations that break up the text and convey facts in different ways. Teens and other readers will find the volumes in the Teen Health Series to be excellent resources for reference, research, and personal information.

Online Access

This leading health resource for young adults now includes online access in Health Reference Series Online. Purchase any Teen Health Series print volume and automatically receive FREE online access to that same high value content while that volume is in print.

Health Reference Series Online is also available as an online subscription that provides online only access to all current and future publications in the Teen Health Series as well as all titles in the Health Reference Series.

 

    • Abuse and Violence Information for Teens, 2nd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about risk factors, consequences, and prevention of various types of abuse and violence.  Includes index, resource information and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Jan 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1456-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Alcohol Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information for teens on effects of alcohol use on adolescents, treatment of addictions, and alcoholism in families.  Includes index, resource information and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1563-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Allergy Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information for teens about allergies, including facts about treating and preventing allergic reactions and complications, and tips for coping with allergies at home and school.  Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: Jan 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1593-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Cancer Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about cancer risk factors, prevention, and treatment, along with tips for coping with cancer at home and school, and helping a friend or family member who has cancer. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Feb 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1615-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Complementary and Alternative Medicine Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about diverse medical systems and therapies used together with or in place of conventional medicine.  Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: March 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1617-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Diet Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information for teens on diet, nutrition, weight control, and related medical conditions.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1386-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Drug Information for Teens, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about drug use, abuse, and addiction, including facts about illegal drugs and the abuse of legally available substances found in over-the-counter medications; describes drug-related health risks and treatment for addiction. Includes index, resource information and online access.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1638-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Eating Disorders Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about causes, prevention, and treatment of eating disorders, along with tips for healthy eating. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: May 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1559-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Fitness Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about maintaining health through physical activity, including facts about preventing injury and overcoming obstacles to fitness. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1585-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Learning Disabilities Information for Teens, 2nd Ed.

      Comprehensive information about learning disabilities and their common signs, causes, and diagnostic procedures. Gives coping tips and facts for teens with learning disabilities. Includes a directory of information, advocacy, and support organizations; and an index.

      • Publication Date: Feb 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1472-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Mental Health Information for Teens, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about the causes, warning signs, and symptoms of mental health disorders, along with facts about treatment approaches and tips for teens on coping with stress, building self-esteem, and maintaining mental wellness.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1573-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Pregnancy Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer information for teens about maintaining health during pregnancy, preparing for childbirth, and caring for a newborn. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: May 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1557-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sexual Health Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Health tips about sexual health including the physical and emotional changes that accompany puberty and emerging sexuality, and the risks of unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.

      • Publication Date: Jan. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1385-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sexual Health Information for Teens, 5th Ed.

      Offers basic consumer health information for teens about puberty, development, and sexuality, maintaining sexual health, and preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases. Includes index, resource information, and online access.

      This item is scheduled to release on 09/04/2018 Not Yet Available – This title will be shipped upon publication

      • Publication Date: Sept 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1644-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Skin Health Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about acne, infections, and other skin conditions, with facts about skin cancer prevention and tips for taking care of the skin, nails, and hair. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1579-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sleep Information for Teens, 2nd Ed.

      Consumer health information about sleep and sleep requirements for teens and explains the biological processes involved in sleep and discusses circadian rhythms, dreaming, sleep hygiene, and sleep disorders.

      • Publication Date: Jan 2018
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1478-3
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Sports Injuries Information for Teens, 4th Ed.

      Consumer health information for teens about sports-related injury prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation. Includes index and resource information.

      • Publication Date: Sept 17
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1567-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Stress Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens about common causes of stress, the effects of stress on the body and mind, and coping strategies. Includes index, resource information, and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1589-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Suicide Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information for teens on suicide risk factors, prevention, treatment of depression, and related psychological conditions common in adolescents.  Includes index, resource information and recommendations for further reading.

      • Publication Date: March 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1490-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

    • Tobacco Information for Teens, 3rd Ed.

      Provides information about the health consequences associated with smoking and other forms of tobacco use.

      • Publication Date: Feb 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1387-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $62.00

"This is an excellent resource for teens, parents, counselors, and social workers."

— American Reference Books Annual, 2017 on Pregnancy Information for Teens

“This volume belongs in school and public libraries, group homes, counselor offices, and the hands of youths trying to make sense of perplexing personal issues.”

— VOYA, 2017 on Suicide Information for Teens

"Outstanding information on various teen health issues, presented in an easy to read manner. ... An excellent source for any health curriculum. This series is well done and truly high school level reference."

—Pennsylvania School Library Association, Apr '11, YA Top 40 (Nonfiction)

"Excellent—and stridently non-patronizing. Omnigraphics' Teen Health Series ...  typically spends around 400 pages on a given topic. These weighty tomes allow teens who may be looking for, say, pregnancy information to go away fully informed."

—Booklist, Oct '10

 

Standard Features

  • Library binding, 7 ¼ x 9 ¼
  • 400 pages per volume
  • Includes online access
  • Authoritative content from respected health organizations; non-technical language and writing style is accessible to young people
  • Chapter headings and subheadings break up descriptive text and provide easy navigation
  • Standardized callout boxes highlight important information, define terms, or summarize a chapter’s contents
  • Tables, charts, and illustrations provide visual aids for technical information and supplement explanations
  • Directory of resources with contact information guide further research and identify sources of information and support
  • Comprehensive index provides easy access to descriptive information, definitions, and related concepts