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American Medical Association Boy's Guide to Becoming a Teen

ISBN: 978-0-7879-8343-7
128 pages
May 2006, Jossey-Bass
American Medical Association Boy
Becoming a teen is an important milestone in every boy’s life. It’s even more important to get answers and advice to the most common health issues boys face from a trusted source. The American Medical Association Boy’s Guide to Becoming a Teen is filled with invaluable advice to get you ready for the changes you will experience during puberty. Learn about these important topics and more:
  • Puberty and what kinds of physical and emotional changes you can expect—from your developing body to your feelings about girls
  • The importance of eating the right foods and taking care of your body
  • Pimples, acne, and how to properly care for your skin
  • Your reproductive system—inside and out
  • Thinking about relationships and dealing with new feelings
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FOREWORD.

Chapter One: WELCOME TO PUBERTY.

Chapter Two: EATING, EXERCISE, AND A HEALTHY WEIGHT.

Chapter Three: YOUR HEIGHT.

Chapter Four: YOUR SKIN, TEETH, AND HAIR.

Chapter Five: YOUR REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM—INSIDE AND OUT.

Chapter Six: ERECTIONS, WET DREAMS, AND MASTURBATION.

Chapter Seven: YOUR FEELINGS.

Chapter Eight: RELATIONSHIPS.

Chapter Nine: WHAT ABOUT SEX?

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GLOSSARY.

INDEX.

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Amy B. Middleman, MD, MSEd, MPH, is a board-certified Adolescent Medicine specialist and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. She is a practicing and teaching physician specializing in the care of adolescents at Texas Children's Hospital. In addition to her Doctor of Medicine degree, she has a Master of Science in Education and a Master of Public Health degree.

Kate Gruenwald Pfeifer, LCSW, is a licensed clinical social worker. She has a master's degree in social work from Columbia University as well as a certificate in psychodynamic psychotherapy with children and adolescents from NYU Psychoanalytic Institute.

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