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How to talk to your kids about puberty

It's important to talk to your children about puberty. Try to start talking to them before signs of puberty develop so they know what to expect ahead of time.

As well as covering the physical changes, talking about sex and sexuality can help teenagers understand themselves and others and make better decisions.

These resources can help you understand what your child is going through and how to help them.

 

Page last updated: 28 November 2018

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