Video: What parents need to know about puberty


Is your son or daughter beginning to  experience signs of  puberty?

Dr. Aleah Gibson, a family physician out of the St. Elizabeth Physicians Aurora, Ind. office, offers tips for keeping your teens healthy.

Most experts recommend parents begin discussing body changes that occur during puberty by ages 7-8 for most children. For tips, take a look at this checklist from Psychology Today.



St. Elizabeth offers a Mother/Daughter class designed to open communication between mothers and daughters regarding puberty. Click here for more information.