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Eating Disorders in Children
anorexia nervosa or bulimia. Adolescents. Anorexia nervosa, in which dieting is carried to a dangerous extreme, is rare before puberty . It typically strikes girls between 12 and 17. The most telltale symptom is dramatic weight loss. Anorexics complain of
characterized by many changes, including erratic, sometimes heavy, vaginal bleeding or months of no bleeding -- think of it as puberty in reverse with all the irregularity that most women experience, even if you did not. Given the abnormal bleeding, your
Why Don't I Exercise?
burned out or lost after their competitive years end. Often, puberty and body changes bring a change in exercise patterns. Read ..... changes in your behavior or attitude about exercise during puberty ? Who are your role models for fitness? Do they motivate you
Unexplained Hair Loss
the head. This is more common after menopause, with the fluctuations of hormones, but hair loss can begin even as early as puberty . The likelihood of having hair loss is influenced a great deal by heredity and can come from either parent's side, but