Puberty

What is Puberty?

Puberty is the process of physical changes by which a child's body matures into an adult body capable of sexual reproduction to enable fertilisation. It is initiated by hormonal signals from the brain to the gonads: the ovaries in a girl, the testes in a boy.

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Hi there, i would like to know when male puberty ends, like is it the same for all guys or do some guys go through at different times? i am a...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It is different for all guys!

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

There is no specific timeline for puberty....

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Hi, my daughter who is 14 years old, who till the age of 12 was growing normally and post her period started her growth in terms of height is...

doctor1 MD

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Depends on puberty

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Thanks for writing to health care magic.
Girls generally have a growth spurt at the time of...

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What are some of the ways early puberty can be a problem for children?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It can cause problems

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Hi and thanks for your query.

Early puberty or precocus puberty can cause some problems in...

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