From training bras and that first period to cracking voices and facial hair, here's a parent's guide to getting your son or daughter through puberty. Learn how to help with acne, social situations, and more.

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7 Books on Puberty for Boys
If puberty has made its awkward entrance into your son's life then you might be wondering where to look for straightforward answers to some of the most toughest questions. These books will give your kid the facts to navigate the choppy waters to teenhood.
Would You Plan a 'Period Party' for Your Daughter?
Some parents are taking the taboo out of menstruation by formally celebrating their daughter's first period. 
4 Reasons Your Child Should Visit an Endocrinologist
Parents are increasingly insisting their otherwise healthy kids have hormone-related tests unnecessarily. Experts say to consider these issues in their context. 
This New Period Guide Gets Real About Puberty for Tweens
It's an honest, funny, and unafraid look at a girl's changing body.
9 Ways to Prepare Your Child for Their First Period
Puberty is hard enough! Here's how parents can make menstruation a lot less scary for their children.
Teaching Your Child About Body Care
The time to get your child on board with body care is well before puberty starts.

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