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The Resource The new puberty : how to navigate early development in today's girls, Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, PhD

The new puberty : how to navigate early development in today's girls, Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, PhD

Label
The new puberty : how to navigate early development in today's girls
Title
The new puberty
Title remainder
how to navigate early development in today's girls
Statement of responsibility
Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, PhD
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The coming-of-age experience has changed dramatically, with girls maturing sooner than ever. But what happens when a girl has the body of a 13-year-old and the brain of an 8-year-old? Contrary to popular wisdom, early puberty is not merely a reflection of physical changes--it's deeply psychological, too, with effects that can put a girl at higher risk for behavioral problems and long-term health challenges, such as obesity, depression, eating disorders, and even cancer. [This book] is a ... guide for millions of parents--as well as teachers, coaches, pediatricians, and family members--by two notable experts in the field"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
613/.04243
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ144
LC item number
.G74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The new puberty : how to navigate early development in today's girls, Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, PhD
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/420/9781623363420/image/lgcover.9781623363420.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to the new puberty : is she entering puberty early? -- Pt. 1: The causes of early puberty. Move over, Judy Blume : how we define puberty today ; Going on 17 : the potential repercussions of early puberty ; Nature versus nurture : an in-depth look at puberty prompters -- Pt. 2: Strategies to help growing girls thrive. Is treatment necessary? : how to know when to medically intervene ; How to manage environmental risks : practicing the precautionary principle ; Lifestyle matters : establishing healthy habits ; "What is she thinking?" : inside the brain of a developing girl ; Don't have "the talk," start the conversation : building emotional closeness
Control code
5696385
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781623363420
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014025366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn882464386
  • (OCoLC)882464386
Label
The new puberty : how to navigate early development in today's girls, Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, PhD
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/420/9781623363420/image/lgcover.9781623363420.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Welcome to the new puberty : is she entering puberty early? -- Pt. 1: The causes of early puberty. Move over, Judy Blume : how we define puberty today ; Going on 17 : the potential repercussions of early puberty ; Nature versus nurture : an in-depth look at puberty prompters -- Pt. 2: Strategies to help growing girls thrive. Is treatment necessary? : how to know when to medically intervene ; How to manage environmental risks : practicing the precautionary principle ; Lifestyle matters : establishing healthy habits ; "What is she thinking?" : inside the brain of a developing girl ; Don't have "the talk," start the conversation : building emotional closeness
Control code
5696385
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 244 pages
Isbn
9781623363420
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014025366
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn882464386
  • (OCoLC)882464386

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