I have a lot of body hair, and it kind of embarrasses me. I even get comments about how I have sideburns. Is this normal?Updated 22 June 2015 under Ask Us.
Extra or “unwanted” hair on certain parts of your body such as your face, arms, stomach and back is called “hirsutism”, pronounced: her-suit-is-m. This may be genetic (other women in […]Read more »
Yes. A counselor can help you to understand your feelings and problems and learn how to deal with the stress in your life and also help you to improve your […]Read more »
Everyone’s final height is mostly determined by the “genes” (genetic material) they inherit from their parents but height is also influenced by early or late puberty, some chronic illnesses and […]Read more »
If you have a scar, birthmark, or uniquely shaped face, you probably know how hard it can be to look different from everyone else. You might be reminded of that […]Read more »
I’ve been having a major growth spurt for almost 3 months and now I’m shooting up like a rocket! When will this end?Updated 26 March 2014 under Ask Us.
It sounds like you’re definitely having a growth spurt. This usually happens the year before most girls get their first menstrual period. If you haven’t had your period yet you […]Read more »