Puberty

Early puberty may spark long-term mental health problems for girls

Consider these two cases:<p>One of my 12-year-old patients began to need a bra at age 8. Boys and girls teased her because she had adult-sized breasts. …

Mental Health

Study: Mothers’ weight linked to daughters’ early puberty

We all remember going through puberty, though some of us might like to forget. Now imagine starting that formative transition — developing breasts or …

Breast Cancer

15 Top Photos of Famous Celebrities During Puberty Which Are Ashamed Of

Celebrities and athletes are revered because they are famous, rich and usually good looking. On top of those attributes, they are generally fantastic …

Celebrity Gossip

The Best Description of Puberty I’ve Ever Read: A Burning Desire for Home

The Best Description of Puberty I’ve Ever Read: A Burning Desire for Home<p>April 20, 2018 by Tim Suttle<p>I took my oldest son to buy his first suit last …

Puberty

Puberty Gets in the Way of Gun Protests as John Mulaney Hosts SNL

Gerald wants to do the right thing. His body doesn't care.<p>By<p>Apr 16 2018, 8:22 AM<p>SNL Youtube<p>Always eager to put its stamp on political moments,</i> …

Comedy

Girls born to obese moms far more likely to start puberty early, study finds

Girls born to obese mothers are more likely to start puberty early than daughters of normal-weight or underweight mothers, new research finds.<p>The …

Diabetes

Maternal metabolic factors and early-onset puberty: Kaiser Permanente study the largest population-based research on topic

Kaiser Permanente study the largest population-based research on topic<p>In a study of more than 15,000 girls and their mothers maternal overweight and …

Kaiser Permanente

Tips for Talking to Your Tweens About Puberty

Puberty can be a confusing time for a tween, and for parents. As a child changes, so does his mood, body, interests, and even family dynamics can …

Parenting

Raleigh teen hopes to tackle 'taboo' topic in India – puberty and menstrual cycles

When Sarah Jumma learned that nearly one-fourth of girls in India quit school when they reach puberty and begin having menstrual cycles, she wanted …

India

Should hair be growing around my nipples? 4 things every teen girl should know about hair growth during puberty

When you’re going through puberty, <i>a lot</i> is happening with your body. Your hormones throw off your emotional mojo, your breasts are growing, and all …

Women's Health

Why don't fictional characters ever have their period?

My daughter is heading into puberty. We’re both keen readers, so I went in search of books that might help her (and me) with the milestone of …

Books

Is your child starting puberty too early?

<b>My daughter just turned eight and is already beginning to grow breasts and hair under her arms. Isn’t she too young for puberty?</b> Is it possible for a …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Animal Study: Pubertal Hormones May Not Drive Adolescent Behavior

In a new rodent study, University at Buffalo researchers found that biological changes that accompany puberty and the social behavior transformation …

Psychology

Sorry parents, hormones aren't responsible your teen's bad behaviour

Turns out, reproductive hormones that develop during puberty are not responsible for changes in social behaviour that occur during …

Behavior

[ WATCH IT ] Twenty-Seven Year Old Man Hasn't Reached Puberty Yet

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Playlist

Girls who start puberty earlier could be at an increased risk of obesity

New UK research has found that starting puberty early is a risk factor for women becoming obese in later life, with girls who have their first period …

Biomedicine

Don't blame adolescent social behavior on hormones

Reproductive hormones that develop during puberty are not responsible for changes in social behavior that occur during adolescence, according to the …

Sociology

Overeating during breastfeeding may affect the health of offspring

CHICAGO--Mothers who overeat during the period when they are breastfeeding may have children who are at increased risk of becoming obese and going …

Breast Feeding

Breastfeeding mothers eating much fat may cause early puberty of pups: study

Breastfeeding mothers eating much fat may cause early puberty of pups: study<p>A mother breastfeeds her children during the "Big Latch On"breastfeeding …

Breast Feeding

Questions About Signs of Puberty in Girls

Puberty is a time of rapid physical development, during which your teen's body becomes able to reproduce. For both boys and girls, there are somewhat …

Puberty

Hormonal Acne: Dermatologists reveal the main causes, symptoms and treatments

The most common feature of hormonal acne is that it happens in the lower face — the jaw area. (Source: Pixabay)<p>Acne is one the most common skin …

Women's Health

Puberty Stages and Concerns

Teenage puberty is a necessary stage in a teen's development. This is the time that your teen's body gets ready for reproduction. But it can be …

Menstruation

The Guy Who Didn't Go Through Puberty Until He Was 27 Years Old

An adult who is a "late bloomer" is someone who didn't get their "life" together until they're in their mid to late 20s or older, while a young …

Puberty

‘Handle this for us’: Parents list ad offering to pay a professional to have the ‘sex talk’ with their kids

A mom and dad in the UK are making headlines after posting an ad seeking a professional to give their kids ‘the talk.’<p>According to the listing, the …

Cleveland

Girls who start puberty earlier more likely to experience depression as adults, study suggests

Girls who get their periods early are more likely to develop psychological problems in adulthood, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers at Cornell …

Mental Health

Early Menarche May Mean Long-Term Mental Health Problems

It has been well-documented that girls who get their periods earlier than their peers are more psychologically vulnerable as teenagers. That …

Mental Health

Why do certain songs make you feel good?

You know the feeling. You're driving along, and a favorite tune comes on the radio. Immediately, it causes a warm feeling to wash over you. What's up …

Van Halen

Fitness During Puberty

Kids' bodies (and brains) change rapidly during puberty, which can quickly lead to feelings of awkwardness or more serious body image issues. What …

Exercise

Mitski Is Releasing Exclusive Vinyl Editions Of ‘Puberty 2’ For Valentine’s Day

Sometimes it’s hard for me to realize that 2016 was only a few short months ago — it kind of feels like it was an eternity — but that was the year that we got one of the best rock albums in recent memory, Mitski’s <i>Puberty 2</i>. As she’s currently a bit busy heading out on tour with Lorde and Run The …

Indie Music

Children aren't starting puberty younger, medieval skeletons reveal

Children are entering puberty younger than before, according to recent studies, raising concerns that childhood obesity and hormone-contaminated …

Roman Empire