Puberty typically starts anywhere from ages 8-13. Every person is different, and there is no right or wrong time for your body to start going through these changes.
How do I know if puberty has begun?
You may notice physical changes such as:
You may also experience other changes. While your body is adjusting to the new hormones your mind is as well. It is normal to have strong emotions that you have never experienced before. You may be feeling easily upset or even angry. It is also normal to feel anxious about your changing body. Talk to a trusted friend or family member about how you are feeling.
County Obstetrics and Gynecology Group, P.C. is dedicated to caring for the special health needs of women of all ages, whether they are just entering puberty, expecting a baby, or navigating menopause.
Our warm and professional staff are trained to provide the highest quality of care to our patients, including adult and adolescent gynecology, gynecologic surgery, obstetrics, urogynecology, and gynecologic oncology.