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When Will a Girl's Period Start?

When Will a Girl's Period Start?

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American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
The AAP is committed to the health and well-being of infants, adolescents, and young adults. The website offers news articles and tips on health for families.

This website offers answers to questions about puberty and menstruation, as well as information about music and fashion, quizzes, and games., developed by the U.S. Office on Women's Health, offers girls between the ages of 10 and 16 information about growing up, food and fitness, and relationships.


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