Drinking too much or too often
You’re drinking too much or too often, if alcohol is affecting your life in a big way. You can get help to stop drinking alcohol.
Making a police report
You should make a police report if you think that you have been a part of something illegal, or if you have witnessed a crime.
More articles in Swedish at UMO.se
Youmo is a website where parts of UMO.se are presented in several languages. This is a website for young people aged 13– 20 years with information, pictures and films about the human body, love, health, sex and many other topics.
Film: You decide over your body
Every person has the right to make decisions regarding their own body. This is a human right. But what does it mean?
Being in love
Being in love is usually a wonderful feeling. Some people have been in love many times; others have never been in love.
In some families or extended families, it’s important that no-one brings dishonour to the family. There may be rules within the family or extended family, for example that a girl is not allowed to have sex before she is married. This means that she can’t have a boyfriend, or spend her free time with boys. This is known as honour-related violence or oppression and it’s illegal. It is also a breach of your human rights and the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
When you don’t feel well
Everyone feels bad sometimes. This may be because something tough has happened or because you are worried about something that is going to happen. But sometimes you may feel bad without knowing why. There are things you can do to make yourself feel better. You can also get help to feel better.