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My daughter is 8 1/2 years old. She started having strong BO at 7 yrs old. Now she is developing hair under her arms and alittle in her pubic region. She saw an endocrinologist who said its ok and theirs nothing she can do right now. My daughters bone age was a year ahead! The doctor didn't order any blood tests. Should I seek a second opinion? I'm confused that a blood test wasn't ordered. My husband and I didn't start until 13 years old. Both our if our brothers were late bloomers too. I'm scared because she is too young to start puberty. Any suggestions would help.
My daughter is 9 and started my wife started early too, everyone is diff and girls in my daughters class started before her we had the do the birds and bees talk at 8 because 2 of her friends came to school with pads and such, she's also been wearing deodorant for a year now too, also try chlorophyll capsules u can get them at almost any health food store our whole family takes them they are an internal deorderizor takes away BO smells bad breath, makes urine,stool and gas have practically no smell as well
My children are earlier bloomers as I was. The hormones in food now days have pushed our children's biological start dates ahead of us when we were younger. It's nothing to be afraid of or even worry touch over. The doctor should have explained this. Growth hormones are in just about every piece of meat we eat.
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