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The Resource The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys, Lynda Madaras ; with Area Madaras ; drawings by Simon Sullivan

The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys, Lynda Madaras ; with Area Madaras ; drawings by Simon Sullivan

Label
The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys
Title
The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys
Statement of responsibility
Lynda Madaras ; with Area Madaras ; drawings by Simon Sullivan
Title variation
What is happening to my body? book for boys
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls
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Summary
Discusses the changes that take place in a boy's body during puberty, including information on the body's changing size and shape, the growth spurt, reproductive organs, pubic hair, beards, pimples, voice changes, wet dreams, and puberty in girls
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
205510
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DLC
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Madaras, Lynda
Dewey number
612.661
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Madaras, Area
  • Sullivan, Simon
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True
Series statement
What's happening to my body?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Puberty
  • Sex instruction for boys
  • Teenage boys
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys, Lynda Madaras ; with Area Madaras ; drawings by Simon Sullivan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-227) and index
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Contents -- List of Illustrations xi -- Foreword xiii -- Introduction for Parents: Why I Wrote This Book xv -- 1. Puberty 1 -- Sex 4 -- The Male Sex Organs 5 -- BOX: Circumcision 8 -- The Female Sex Organs 11 -- Sexual Intercourse 12 -- Making Babies 15 -- Sperm and Ejaculation 15 -- Ovum and Ovulation 17 -- Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Birth 18 -- BOX: Twins, Conjoined Twins, Triplets 20 -- Everything You Ever Wanted to Know 22 -- Reading This Book 25 -- 2. Beginning Changes And -- The Stages Of Puberty 27 -- Starting Early, Starting Late 29 -- Developing Quickly, Developing Slowly 29 -- First Changes 30 -- Measuring Testicle Size 31 -- Pubic Hair 33 -- BOX: Hanging Low, Keeping Cool 33 -- The Stages of Puberty 35 -- Five Stages of Genital Growth and Development 36 -- Stage 1: Childhood 36 -- Stage 2: Testicles and Scrotum Enlarge 36 -- Stage 3: The Penis Grows Longer 38 -- Stage 4: The Penis Grows Wider 39 -- Stage 5: Adult Stage 39 -- Five Stages of Pubic Hair Growth 40 -- Stage 1: Childhood 40 -- Stage 2: First Pubic Hairs Appear 40 -- Stage 3: Growth Continues 40 -- Stage 4: Almost Adult 40 -- Stage 5: Adult 42 -- Feelings About Puberty 42 -- Am I Normal? 44 -- 3. An Owner'S Guide To The Sex Organs: -- What'S Normal? What'S Not? 47 -- Penis Size 48 -- The Long and Short of It 48 -- About Average 50 -- BOX: Measuring Up 50 -- Myths About Penis Size 52 -- BOX: "Make Your Penis Longer and Thicker " 53 -- The Penis: Circumcised and Uncircumcised 54 -- BOX: Circumcision-Why? 56 -- The Uncircumcised Penis 57 -- Stages of Foreskin Retraction in Uncircumcised Males 58 -- BOX: Hanging On to Your Foreskin 61 -- The Anatomy of the Foreskin 61 -- The Circumcised Penis 64 -- Other Variations in the Penis 67 -- The Scrotum 68 BOX: Care of Your Sex Organs -- 69 The Raphe 69 "Empty" -- Scrotum: Absent, Undescended, -- and Retractile Testicles 70 -- 4. The Puberty Growth Spurt 73 -- The Height Spurt 74 -- How Tall Will I Be? 75 -- Tall Tales and Short Stories 76 -- BOX: Pills That Make You Taller??? 79 -- BOX: Growing Pains and Scoliosis 81 -- Feet First 82 -- The Weight Spurt 82 -- Your Changing Shape 82 -- The Strength Spurt 84 -- Basic Body Types 85 -- Weight Training 87 -- BOX: Steroids 88 -- Taking Care of Your Body 89 -- Eating Right and Exercising 89 -- Exercise 90 -- Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs 91 -- Feeling Good About Your Body 92 -- 5. Pimples, Perspiration, Body Hair, -- Shaving, And Other Changes 95 -- Underarm and Body Hair 96 -- A Hairy Question 96 -- Facial Hair 97 -- Shaving 98 -- BOX: Does It Really Grow Back Thicker and Darker? 100 -- Razors and Shavers: A Buyer's Guide 101 -- Shaving Tips: Blade Razors 101 -- Shaving Tips: Electric Shavers 103 -- Perspiration and Body Odor 103 -- Dealing with Perspiration and Body Odor 104 -- Deodorants and Antiperspirants 105 -- Pimples and Acne 106 -- What Causes Acne? 106 -- Treatment 109 -- Over-the-Counter Treatments 109 -- BOX: Acne and Food 110 -- BOX: Special Skin Concerns for African-Americans 111 -- Medical Treatment 112 -- Voice Changes 113 -- Breast Changes 115 -- BOX: The Upside of Puberty 117 -- 6. Changes In The Male Reproductive Organs: -- Erections, Sperm, And Ejaculations 119 -- Erections 120 -- BOX: Don't Take Our Word for It! 120 -- The Inside Story 121 -- Is Mine Normal? 122 -- Getting Soft Again 125 -- The Male Reproductive Organs 125 -- Sperm Factories: The Testicles 127 -- BOX: There's Another Name for It 128 -- BOX: Testosterone 129 -- Sperm Storage and Transportation: The Sperm Ducts 130 -- Sperm Plus Prostate and Seminal Fluids Equals Semen 131 -- Tubes, Tubes, and More Tubes 131 -- BOX: Gatorade for Sperm 132 -- Ejaculation 133 -- Emission 134 -- Expulsion 135 -- Pre-Ejaculatory Fluid 136 -- The First Ejaculation 137 -- The Male Reproductive Organs: Health Issues 138 -- Cancer of the Testicles and TSE 139 -- Pain in the Testicles 141 -- BOX: Jockstraps and Other Athletic Supporters 142 -- 7. Spontaneous Erections, Orgasms, -- Masturbation, And Wet Dreams 145 -- Spontaneous Erections 146 -- BOX: Coping with Erections 147 -- Orgasm 148 -- The Male Sexual Response 150 -- Masturbation 151 -- You Don't See Any Blind, Crazy Morons Around Here, Do Ya? 153 -- Sexual Fantasies 155 -- FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) 156 -- Wet Dreams 159 -- 8. Girls And Puberty 163 -- Similarities and Differences 163 -- The First Changes 165 -- Breasts 165 -- Feelings About Developing Breasts 166 -- Bras 167 -- The Stages of Puberty 167 -- The Growth Spurt 171 -- Changing Shape 171 -- Body Hair, Perspiration, Pimples, and Other Changes 171 -- The Sex Organs 172 -- Masturbation 172 -- The Hymen 173 -- The Vagina, Uterus, Ovaries, and Uterine Tubes 174 -- Ovulation 175 -- Menstruation 176 -- The Menstrual Cycle 179 -- Hormones 181 -- Menstrual Cramps 182 -- Other Menstrual Changes and PMS 182 -- 9. Romantic And Sexual Feelings 185 -- "Just Friends" 187 -- Crushes 188 -- Homosexual Feelings 190 -- Dating 193 -- Falling in Love 197 -- Making Decisions About How to Handle -- Your Romantic and Sexual Feelings 198 -- BOX: Birth Control 202 -- Sexuality: Feeling Private/Feeling Guilty 204 -- Feeling Private 204 -- BOX: AIDS and Other STDs 205 -- Feeling Guilty 206 -- Sexual Crimes 209 -- Rape 210 -- Child Sexual Abuse 210 -- A Few Final Words 213 -- Resource Section 219 -- A Note About the Internet 219 -- Birth Control, AIDS, and Other -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) 220 -- Circumcision 221 -- Counseling and Therapy 221 -- Eating Disorders: Anorexia, Bulimia, and Overeating 223 -- Gay and Lesbian Youth 224 -- Resources for Parents and Teachers 225 -- Sexual Harassment and Abuse 227 -- Index 229
Control code
000041341403
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd Rev. ed.
Extent
xx, 233 p.
Isbn
9781557047656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007009874
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85822735
Label
The "what's happening to my body?" book for boys, Lynda Madaras ; with Area Madaras ; drawings by Simon Sullivan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-227) and index
Contents
Machine derived contents note: Contents -- List of Illustrations xi -- Foreword xiii -- Introduction for Parents: Why I Wrote This Book xv -- 1. Puberty 1 -- Sex 4 -- The Male Sex Organs 5 -- BOX: Circumcision 8 -- The Female Sex Organs 11 -- Sexual Intercourse 12 -- Making Babies 15 -- Sperm and Ejaculation 15 -- Ovum and Ovulation 17 -- Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Birth 18 -- BOX: Twins, Conjoined Twins, Triplets 20 -- Everything You Ever Wanted to Know 22 -- Reading This Book 25 -- 2. Beginning Changes And -- The Stages Of Puberty 27 -- Starting Early, Starting Late 29 -- Developing Quickly, Developing Slowly 29 -- First Changes 30 -- Measuring Testicle Size 31 -- Pubic Hair 33 -- BOX: Hanging Low, Keeping Cool 33 -- The Stages of Puberty 35 -- Five Stages of Genital Growth and Development 36 -- Stage 1: Childhood 36 -- Stage 2: Testicles and Scrotum Enlarge 36 -- Stage 3: The Penis Grows Longer 38 -- Stage 4: The Penis Grows Wider 39 -- Stage 5: Adult Stage 39 -- Five Stages of Pubic Hair Growth 40 -- Stage 1: Childhood 40 -- Stage 2: First Pubic Hairs Appear 40 -- Stage 3: Growth Continues 40 -- Stage 4: Almost Adult 40 -- Stage 5: Adult 42 -- Feelings About Puberty 42 -- Am I Normal? 44 -- 3. An Owner'S Guide To The Sex Organs: -- What'S Normal? What'S Not? 47 -- Penis Size 48 -- The Long and Short of It 48 -- About Average 50 -- BOX: Measuring Up 50 -- Myths About Penis Size 52 -- BOX: "Make Your Penis Longer and Thicker " 53 -- The Penis: Circumcised and Uncircumcised 54 -- BOX: Circumcision-Why? 56 -- The Uncircumcised Penis 57 -- Stages of Foreskin Retraction in Uncircumcised Males 58 -- BOX: Hanging On to Your Foreskin 61 -- The Anatomy of the Foreskin 61 -- The Circumcised Penis 64 -- Other Variations in the Penis 67 -- The Scrotum 68 BOX: Care of Your Sex Organs -- 69 The Raphe 69 "Empty" -- Scrotum: Absent, Undescended, -- and Retractile Testicles 70 -- 4. The Puberty Growth Spurt 73 -- The Height Spurt 74 -- How Tall Will I Be? 75 -- Tall Tales and Short Stories 76 -- BOX: Pills That Make You Taller??? 79 -- BOX: Growing Pains and Scoliosis 81 -- Feet First 82 -- The Weight Spurt 82 -- Your Changing Shape 82 -- The Strength Spurt 84 -- Basic Body Types 85 -- Weight Training 87 -- BOX: Steroids 88 -- Taking Care of Your Body 89 -- Eating Right and Exercising 89 -- Exercise 90 -- Tobacco, Alcohol, and Other Drugs 91 -- Feeling Good About Your Body 92 -- 5. Pimples, Perspiration, Body Hair, -- Shaving, And Other Changes 95 -- Underarm and Body Hair 96 -- A Hairy Question 96 -- Facial Hair 97 -- Shaving 98 -- BOX: Does It Really Grow Back Thicker and Darker? 100 -- Razors and Shavers: A Buyer's Guide 101 -- Shaving Tips: Blade Razors 101 -- Shaving Tips: Electric Shavers 103 -- Perspiration and Body Odor 103 -- Dealing with Perspiration and Body Odor 104 -- Deodorants and Antiperspirants 105 -- Pimples and Acne 106 -- What Causes Acne? 106 -- Treatment 109 -- Over-the-Counter Treatments 109 -- BOX: Acne and Food 110 -- BOX: Special Skin Concerns for African-Americans 111 -- Medical Treatment 112 -- Voice Changes 113 -- Breast Changes 115 -- BOX: The Upside of Puberty 117 -- 6. Changes In The Male Reproductive Organs: -- Erections, Sperm, And Ejaculations 119 -- Erections 120 -- BOX: Don't Take Our Word for It! 120 -- The Inside Story 121 -- Is Mine Normal? 122 -- Getting Soft Again 125 -- The Male Reproductive Organs 125 -- Sperm Factories: The Testicles 127 -- BOX: There's Another Name for It 128 -- BOX: Testosterone 129 -- Sperm Storage and Transportation: The Sperm Ducts 130 -- Sperm Plus Prostate and Seminal Fluids Equals Semen 131 -- Tubes, Tubes, and More Tubes 131 -- BOX: Gatorade for Sperm 132 -- Ejaculation 133 -- Emission 134 -- Expulsion 135 -- Pre-Ejaculatory Fluid 136 -- The First Ejaculation 137 -- The Male Reproductive Organs: Health Issues 138 -- Cancer of the Testicles and TSE 139 -- Pain in the Testicles 141 -- BOX: Jockstraps and Other Athletic Supporters 142 -- 7. Spontaneous Erections, Orgasms, -- Masturbation, And Wet Dreams 145 -- Spontaneous Erections 146 -- BOX: Coping with Erections 147 -- Orgasm 148 -- The Male Sexual Response 150 -- Masturbation 151 -- You Don't See Any Blind, Crazy Morons Around Here, Do Ya? 153 -- Sexual Fantasies 155 -- FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) 156 -- Wet Dreams 159 -- 8. Girls And Puberty 163 -- Similarities and Differences 163 -- The First Changes 165 -- Breasts 165 -- Feelings About Developing Breasts 166 -- Bras 167 -- The Stages of Puberty 167 -- The Growth Spurt 171 -- Changing Shape 171 -- Body Hair, Perspiration, Pimples, and Other Changes 171 -- The Sex Organs 172 -- Masturbation 172 -- The Hymen 173 -- The Vagina, Uterus, Ovaries, and Uterine Tubes 174 -- Ovulation 175 -- Menstruation 176 -- The Menstrual Cycle 179 -- Hormones 181 -- Menstrual Cramps 182 -- Other Menstrual Changes and PMS 182 -- 9. Romantic And Sexual Feelings 185 -- "Just Friends" 187 -- Crushes 188 -- Homosexual Feelings 190 -- Dating 193 -- Falling in Love 197 -- Making Decisions About How to Handle -- Your Romantic and Sexual Feelings 198 -- BOX: Birth Control 202 -- Sexuality: Feeling Private/Feeling Guilty 204 -- Feeling Private 204 -- BOX: AIDS and Other STDs 205 -- Feeling Guilty 206 -- Sexual Crimes 209 -- Rape 210 -- Child Sexual Abuse 210 -- A Few Final Words 213 -- Resource Section 219 -- A Note About the Internet 219 -- Birth Control, AIDS, and Other -- Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) 220 -- Circumcision 221 -- Counseling and Therapy 221 -- Eating Disorders: Anorexia, Bulimia, and Overeating 223 -- Gay and Lesbian Youth 224 -- Resources for Parents and Teachers 225 -- Sexual Harassment and Abuse 227 -- Index 229
Control code
000041341403
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
3rd Rev. ed.
Extent
xx, 233 p.
Isbn
9781557047656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007009874
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)85822735

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