Content Tagged With: 'teens'

SkinDuring puberty, your skin might get pretty oily. All that extra oil can block your pores (tiny holes in your skin) and cause pimples or blackheads (zits). Most young people get pimples at some time during puberty. Some people get a severe case of pimples and blackheads which is called acne....
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Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
During puberty, a girl’s reproductive and sexual body parts reach maturity. Her hips broaden, her breasts develop and she will begin to have monthly periods (menstruate). These changes won’t happen overnight. They will take a different amount of time for each girl.UterusThe muscular organ (also...
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Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
At puberty, reproductive organs (sexual body parts) develop and mature. In boys, first the testicles or testes (balls) and then the penis will grow larger. Like all the changes you’ll have during puberty, these changes won’t happen all at once. Give yourself time. You will develop at your own pace....
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Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
Knowing and using the right words to talk about sexuality will make sure that people know exactly what you are talking about.acne: Very bad pimples and blackheads that are hard to get rid of.anus: Opening where feces (poop) leaves the body. Both males and females have one.arousal: The body’s...
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Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty, vocabulary
During puberty, you are growing faster and developing an adult body.Hormones in your body start these changes. Hormones are chemicals that are made by organs called glands in your body. During puberty the most important gland is the pituitary gland. This tiny gland (at the base of the brain) tells...
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Topics: Youth, teens, teenagers, puberty
Sexuality is an important part of who we are. This includes our values and beliefs, our thoughts and feelings, our individual identity, gender identity, and sexual orientation, our body, and our relationships.These are all aspects of our sexuality, ones that many of us will continue to explore...
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Topics: Youth, Pregnancy Options, teen clinics, teens, teenagers

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