FAQs for Teens: Your First Period

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These FAQs answer many questions young teens may have about periods, including “What is puberty?” “How often will I get my period?” “How do I choose a tampon?” and “What if I am having heavy bleeding?” Answers are brief and easy to understand and can reassure teens that what they’re going through is normal.

https://www.acog.org/womens-health/faqs/your-first-period