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I'm just wondering, if you start puberty (breasts, pubic hair, armpit/ leg hair etc) will you start your period?
Puberty is the normal condition in which a humans physically change from child to a teenage pre-adult who is able to reproduce (become fertile, able to have children). Pubertal development is divided into 5 stages by appearance (Tanner stages). Adolescence is time when puberty occurs, and includes ...Read more
Ok so my 12 year old daughter is always tired and mopey. How much sleep should she get? Or is this just puberty. (has breast buds and discharge )
Sleep needs: A pubertal child should never get less than 9hr sleep/night & during a growth spurt may need more. After she hits her final height /stage she can get by on 8. The sighs you mention suggest she is entering a rapid growth phase. If she is getting good sleep & is still tired she needs an evaluation. Sluggishness at this age can be caused by a variety of issues. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What age does your penis stop growing at? Does it continue to grow beyond puberty, like girls' breast grow?
Can have Turner Syndrome if normal height? Im 5'7, web neck, low hairline, onset puberty late, minimal (breasts). Whole life i felt something was off!
Or something else: There are other causes of neck webbing that occur in people with normal chromosomes,as does variations in pubertal onset and eventual breast size. You should avoid trying to self diagnose and seek out someone with the training and experience to help you. Medical geneticists are usually affiliated with medical schools or children's hospitals. Find one and set up an appointment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 24 and I have bump on my right breast since puberty, now the bump become 3 and smaller, originally it was only 1 and bigger what is this?
?cyst: most likely is a cyst ,you should see your doctor to be evaluated and have ultrasound to find the cause. ...Read more
I'm now 40. During puberty I dealt with enlarged breasts and then they reduced. In my 20's to now they are enlarged. What do I do? Also have low drive
You may have a: hormonal imbalance triggered by getting just a bit older. Please see your doc. He/she can easily measure your hormone levels w/lab testing. You can also visit a natural health doc and possible treatment would be through supplements. Diagnos-techs lab has a good male hormone panel. It uses saliva which is best, but conventional docs will usually use blood. Peace and good health. ...Read more