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A 44-year-old member asked:

I'm just wondering, if you start puberty (breasts, pubic hair, armpit/ leg hair etc) will you start your period?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Sequence of events: The average first menses occurs about 2.5 years after the first breast bud. Girls will often see a little staining of their undies with mucous discharge a few months before the 1st event.

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