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Puberty at the age of 10?


Article by Angelika Leibnitz in the German Magazine of Midwifery In the last years more and more girls keep getting younger when reaching puberty. By now there are already children in elementary school whose menstruation has started and whose breasts have begun to grow. This can have serious consequences. Studies show that premature puberty can have …


Interview for bachelor thesis about menstruation

From Taboo to Wohoo

Magdalena Vigl, a midwifery student from Austria interviewed me for her bachelor thesis FROM TABOO TO WOHOO - About the Relevance of midwife-led Education on Menstruation.  She chose this topic because nowadays the majority of young girls (60 % between the age of 13 and 17) think negative about their own menstruation. With her work Magdalena …