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Every October, people put on their pink and remind us to take care of our tatas. With breast cancer being the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women (ultimately affecting 1 in 8 over a lifetime), far-reaching campaigns are important in raising awareness and raising money to support finding a cure. However, as breast cancer awareness has increased, so has anxiety about breast cancer - especially among young girls.

One of the most popular articles on our website is “What to Expect when Your Breasts Bud.” It explains that puberty often starts with breast buds, which are small knots that arise under the nipple and areola — sometimes on...

Growing breasts is just a normal part of being a girl, but for something so normal, breast development can raise a lot of questions. 

“When will they grow?” 

“When will they stop growing?” 

“Are mine normal?”

From all the questions that girls ask us about breast development, it’s obvious that this part of growing up can be exciting, worrisome, and even annoying – all at the same time! It’s exciting because growing breasts means you are growing up and your body is doing what it is supposed to do. The worrisome parts can be made a lot better by understanding what’s normal and what to expect.  And the annoying part? Well, having breasts takes a little getting used to, but there are some things you can do to make...