Tween: The First Years

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12 Year Old No Longer Wants to Play Sports

T.M. asks from San Francisco

My 12 (soon to be 13) year old son has decided he no longer wants to play sports. He has been in baseball, basketball, soccer and/or football for almost 9 years. He...


Advice for a Stressed Out Mother of a Pre-teen, Hormonal 12 Year Old

A.B. asks from Washington DC

I have a 12 year old daughter that has recently gotten her period. She is on the honor roll at school every quarter but at home she has days where she is really from ...


Glee for 11 Year Old?

A.W. asks from Binghamton

I hate all of the raunchy television programming on prime time. Even Glee seems to be overly sexual at times. We've been DVR-ing it and I had initially intended to wa...


11 Year Old Boy Gaining a Large Amount of Weight?

L.R. asks from Boston

I am getting a little concerned that my eleven-year-old boy is putting on too much weight through the mid-section. He was underweight during his first two years of l...


11 Year Old Girl Scout Needs Help with a Poll :)

J.S. asks from Seattle

Hi, I'm a cadette girl scout and i was working on a child care badge and i was wondering if you work full time, half time, or stay at home. Who watching your kids (da...


11 Year Old Girl Stealing, Lying, Failing School and Fighting with All Friends

S.M. asks from Nashville

THE QUESTION: As a step-mother, what can I do to help my 11 year-old girl deal with issues such as stealing possessions from our house that she has no use for, lying ...


10 Year Old Gets Her period...lost for Words!

B.J. asks from Longview

Hello, My 10 year old niece started her period today. I didnt know what to say to her. Is this normal for her to start this young. I didn't get mine until my 8th g...


Advair, Singular, Prednisone TOO Many Meds for My 11 Year Old? Need Advise Pleas

M.S. asks from Chicago

Hi ladies!! I have to start by thanking you for always being so supportive and informative every time I ask a question here. From my heart....thank you....!! Here I a...


Help with a 14 Year Old Boy

D.S. asks from Grand Rapids

I am having a hard time with my 14 year old. We adopted him 2 years ago and he came from a residential home. He was a very bad child in there. I have been able to ...


11 Year Old daughter...DID WHAT I TOLD HER NOT to DO

L.D. asks from Springfield

First of all let me say, this is only one of many instances this has occurred. Few days ago I asked my MIL if she and FIL wanted to go to parents night with the kid...