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Celebrate Puberty Moments are brief mini-lessons about puberty from me to you. Each month, I introduce a small topic about changes in your child’s body during puberty that you can discuss with your child during the month. The content is specific for a special group of kids. This one is for parents of daughters who are 8-10 years old.
The topic for this month: A Change In Body Odor
Most parents find it hard to believe that their 8-10-year-old daughter has entered early puberty. One sign to look for is a change in her body odor.
Please watch this video to learn more about this, see how you can talk to your daughter about this and an idea for something you can do together to increase her confidence around this change.