Growing Up Too Fast

Nowadays, adolescence forces children to grow up too fast. The age of puberty is dropping, and that pitches children into experiences they are unequipped for. But even after their brains catch up to their bodies, the early mismatch may alter their lives.
Ahead of Their Time

Ahead of Their Time

By Randi Hutter Epstein M.D.

Early maturation forces kids to grapple with new stressors

Pre-Teen and Having Sex

By Ritch C Savin-Williams Ph.D.

They are as likely to rate the sex as “wanted” as boys who have sex later.

How Kids Keep It Under Control

By Jennifer L Tackett Ph.D.

So they can get along and get ahead.