Is it Normal for Girls to Have Periods at Age 9?
Most girls begin their menstrual cycles just before reaching their teens, when their bodies are growing into early womanhood. The average age of menarche (or the ... If a girl is the first in her class to have this experience, her friends will shortly ...
Is Puberty in Girls Coming Too Soon?
Past research has shown a steady decrease in the age that children -- specifically girls -- are hitting puberty. Evidence first surfaced in a study published in the journal Pediatrics in April 1997. In that study, researchers found that the average age for ...
Puberty Before Age 10: A New ‘Normal’?
A girl who has her first period at age 10 will stop growing younger and end ... No one thought her growth curve was normal, not even her doctors. (Eight used to be the age cutoff for normal pubic-hair growth in girls; now it’s as early as 7.)
Menstruation: What's Normal for Girls
That average age hasn't changed much in 30 years ... A menstrual cycle lasts from the first day of a girl's period until the first day of her next period. During the early years of menstruation, girls usually have "medium" menstrual flow; "most report ...
Manicure at What Age?
I am going to start right ... a mani/pedi is the normal for young girls, even before they begin to understand the costs involved. How about the idea of letting a teen earn babysitting money to use for her first mani/pedi? Must be my age!