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For the past 50 years, researchers have known that girls who get their periods earlier than their peers are more psychologically vulnerable as teenagers. They have more frequent and severe mental health problems, from depression to anxiety, eating disorders, delinquency, substance abuse and failing or dropping out of school. But next to nothing was known about how long those problems last.
I always questioned why my mother trusted me to walk to and from the bus stop alone in 7th grade but not my brother when he reached the same grade. Maturity can be defined as a fully grown state, but the ability to read the social environment around oneself and act accordingly to the established social norms in context of the situation is more relevant to this discussion. For example, girls, with the exception of few, are usually the quiet ones in a classroom compared to the boys, and this behavior results in the teacher concluding that girls are more mature than boys; but the teacher reached that conclusion without taking in the fact that girls, in our patriarchal society, are conditioned to conform to authority more than boys, resulting in them being quieter than their counterparts not maturity.
A new study by Karen Rudolph indicates that boys and girls who mature early are at higher risk of several adverse outcomes, including depression. Rudolph is a professor of psychology at Illinois. Early maturation triggers an array of psychological, social-behavioral and interpersonal difficulties that predict elevated levels of depression in boys and girls several years later, according to research led by psychology professor Karen D.
During adolescence usually considered age 10 to the late teens or early 20sboys and girls reach adult height and weight and undergo sexual maturation puberty. The timing and speed with which these changes occur vary and are affected by both heredity and environment. See also Health Supervision of the Well Child.
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An immature woman allows people's opinion to bully her and sink her, she pays too much attention to what people think. An immature woman desperately looks for attention. She is loose.
Since my childhood, in a family of three girls, my parents and teachers always used to say that girls reach maturity quicker than boys. And actually, most adolescent girls think that too. Today, while I was thinking about that, I started wondering if it was really true, so I decided to do some research about it.