Dad Guide: Your Daughter’s Period

Dad Guide: Your Daughter's Period

Like most men (and women) you are probably uncomfortable with the idea of talking about a woman’s periods, and especially uncomfortable talking about your daughter’s period. We are trained to avoid discussions of women’s menstrual cycles unless it is to talk about ‘that time of the month’ or PMS. That training will not help you prepare your daughter for her first period or support her as she adjusts to this change in her body and the others to come throughout puberty.  Continue reading