Your Body: The Girls’ Guide (Girls’ Guides)

Author: could add “Janice” as option for searches Janis Brody (correct spelling)
Adolescence can be an exciting time, but let’s face it: it’s also confusing-when our bodies are doing weird things and our minds are just as difficult to figure out.So what’s a girl to do?Relax, Your Body: The Girl’s Guide has got you covered-from head to toe-with cool tips on taking care of yourself, loving your body, and feeling great!This fabulous guide for preteen girls talks candidly about:* Your body: keeping it fit, looking your best, avoiding bad habits, dealing with embarrassing problems, and maintaining a healthy body-image * Your mind: fighting stress, upping your confidence, practicing good sleep habits, and getting help when you need it * Food and dieting: eating right, avoiding the dieting trap, and evading eating disorders * Sports and fitness: how exercise benefits you, finding a sport you love, and why competition (even with boys) is healthy * And much, much more! With helpful quizzes, enlightening discussion, and invaluable tips and exercises, Your Body: The Girl’s Guide is a must-have for every teen looking to survive and thrive through adolescence!WHAT’S UP WITH…Your period-is it as annoying as everyone says? Your friends-what do you do when they’re bad for your health? Diets-do any of them work?What else can you do to stay in shape? Your skin-how can you give zits the slip and keep a healthy glow? Depression-how do you know if you have it and what can you do about it? FIND OUT IN Your Body: The Girl’s GuideAUTHORBIO: JANIS BRODY holds a doctorate in clinical psychology from the University of California at Berkeley, specializing in adolescent development, and a B.A. in Psychology from Columbia University where she graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.She has several years of experience in both developmental psychology research and clinical work with teens and families.
ISBN: 9780312975630
Page Count: 256
Publisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks
Publication Date: 8/15/2000
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