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Talking to kids about puberty

Dr. Emily Ruedinger explains the importance of those conversations.
Posted at 7:46 AM, Jun 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-08 08:46:12-04

GREEN BAY, Wis. (NBC 26) — NBC 26 Today spoke with Dr. Emily Ruedinger, an adolescent health expert with UW Health Kids in Madison, about how parents can talk to their kids about puberty. In the video above, she explains when parents should begin having those conversations, how best to handle them, and why it's so important to keep the lines of communication open as children get older.