Growing Up

Growing Up

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Description

This text describes exactly what takes place in the body at the time of puberty. It contains sections on sex and contraception, food, exercise, hygiene and drugs and other problems both physical and emotional.

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Product details

  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 170 x 238 x 6mm | 180g
  • Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • colour illustrations
  • 0746031424
  • 9780746031421
  • 40,836

Table of contents

About this book; growing; what happens at puberty?; how puberty starts; hair; breasts; female sex organs; female sex organs inside the body; periods; male sex organs; sex; contraception; food; exercise; smoking, drinking and other drugs; keeping clean; growing up and your feelings; AIDS.

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Review quote

'Time after time, manages tricky subjects without fuss' - Times Educational Supplement; 'Direct and caring information' - Just Seventeen; 'straight-talking facts on everything you need to know about growning up' - My Guy; 'Absolutely excellent. It covers a fantastic amount of information in a clear and informative way... extremely reassuring' - Inform; 'This award-winning and thoughtful book will help to reassure anyone going through adolescence about the changes that occur to the body during puberty. It tackles in a clear and direct way issues such as hormones, sex, contraception, sexually transmitted infections and drugs, and contains valuable advice on healthy eating, exercise and hygiene' - Term Times

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