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How long after the following developments do periods usually start: pubic hair, breast development, and cramping symptoms?
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Dr. Sara Levine
Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
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In brief: Maybe
It is typical that your first period comes about 2 years after your breasts first start developing.

In brief: Maybe
It is typical that your first period comes about 2 years after your breasts first start developing.
Dr. Sara Levine
Dr. Sara Levine
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
In brief: Ummmm
The best prognosticators (predictors) of menarche (your first period) are the family history of when women you're related to got their first period, and the presence of mucous discharge from your vagina.
The mucous comes from maturing cervical glands. Usually, within six months of having a clear, non-smelly, vaginal discharge, your period will occur.

In brief: Ummmm
The best prognosticators (predictors) of menarche (your first period) are the family history of when women you're related to got their first period, and the presence of mucous discharge from your vagina.
The mucous comes from maturing cervical glands. Usually, within six months of having a clear, non-smelly, vaginal discharge, your period will occur.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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