6. About Girl Days and Times

Another subject I have covered with my teenage son is the subject of PMS, periods and pregnancy. They are a fact of life that he, and other teenage boys, need to understand.

There are as many girls in our home as there are boys so I have explained there are going to be sometimes that my daughter and I may not feel well or be a little more emotional just because we are females. Because I have been open about this with him, it is not a taboo subject that we cannot discuss. I have also talked to him about pregnancy including prevention for now and the way he needs to be involved later in his life as an expectant father.

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