Search Resources (English): Puberty

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Sweet secrets: stories of menstruation
Provides a collection of stories for the young reader by other girls who share the common experience of menstruation.
Published: 1997
Body image: young women speak out!  
http://www.cwhn.ca/node/39661
Reviews "That Body Image: Young Women Speak Out!" a compilation of 600 essays by young women that presents their perspectives and experiences with their own bodies. (See Details)
Published: 1999
GirlsHealth.gov  
http://www.4girls.gov/
Gives girls between the ages of 10 and 16 reliable, current health information. Focuses on many health topics that respond to adolescent girls’ health concerns. (See Details)
A guide to puberty and menstrual cycles  
http://www.youngwomenshealth.org/menstrual.html
Explains what happens during puberty, including late or early breast development, the timing of your menstrual period, why you get it and what it feels like. (See Details)
Published: 1999-2006
Just for girls  
http://ayn.ca/health/pubertyjust4girls.aspx
Talks about the changes young women go through during puberty, including getting your first period and how to deal with cramps and PMS. (See Details)
Published: 2000
4 Girls Only  
http://www.gov.mb.ca/msw/publications/4girls_only.pdf

A guide for girls and a journal that goes with it.  Talks about body image, bullying, self esteem, relationships, puberty, etc.

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Resisting womanhood  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/Healthsharing/1981_Healthsharing_Winter.pdf

This article outlines the authors personal narrative, follows her adolescent development, gender journey, fear of sexuality, experiences with amenorrhea, body image and coming into feminism. 

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Published: 1981