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A 34-year-old member asked:

What do i do to prepare my daughter for her first period in case it happens at school?

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Dr. Arthur Hoffman
Psychiatry 58 years experience
Chat: You know, the talk you wished your mom had with you. And comfort her. And let her choose what will make her most comfortable. End with that loving hug you have in you. I'm proud of you. Oh, answer all her questions in a motherly way. You know, girl to girl;no fancy big obscuring terms. Now, off with you.

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