Puberty can start as young as eight, so every child needs a book that is solely focused on puberty from the third grade on.
I’ve written about this before and so will keep it short here. Give a listen to this great Fresh Air program. It’s an interview with the women who wrote a book called “The New Puberty” about why girls are starting puberty considerably earlier than ever. You can get the book here. They say it’s most […]
The short answer is yes. The long answer is yes as well. Remember! Girls start puberty before their periods start! Here’s what we know and be sure to read this awesome article from the NY Times: The most legitimate reason for the earlier onset in girls is because they are fatter (have more fat, not […]
Interesting study that links high income (over $50K, which doesn’t sound all that high to me, but what do I know!), lack of a bio daddy, and early puberty. Ethnicity seems to play a role and there is a link to increased likelihood of teen pregnancy. They are thinking that it is the access to […]