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01 Jun 2004

When will periods start
My daugter is turning 14 this year year and haven't started with her periods yet. She is very small of built and is doing gymnastics since she was eight. Could this have an effect and when must I started to feel worried about the fact that she's the only one in her highschool classs that haven't started with her periods.
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gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Small, thin girls start their periods later. If she has normal breast and pubic hair development, there is no need to worry until 16 years.

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