Adolescent health experts Dr Melissa Kang and Yumi Stynes have written the only guide to breasts you’ll need.
Whether you’re worried they won’t grow, or that they are growing too quickly, this book is has all the info – and is reassuring, interesting, and funny!
There’s no getting around it – boobs can be pretty weird! And whether we’re ready for them or not, just about EVERYONE, of every gender, gets at least some boob growth when they hit puberty.
So most new boob owners have a LOT of questions, like:
- Are my boobs ‘normal’?
- How do I look after them?
- Why do boobs hurt sometimes?
- Do I have to wear a bra? How do I even BUY a bra?
- And is it all right to sometimes feel a bit annoyed about the whole boob situation?
This little book is packed with honest advice on all the things you need to know: from the easiest way to put on a bra, to the nitty gritty of the titty, to why boobs get so much attention. Welcome To Your Boobs includes case studies, first-person accounts, and questions from real teens, answered by real experts – us! Don’t worry – you’ve got this!
Most people know Dr Melissa Kang as the longest-serving expert behind the iconic Dolly Doctor column, but she’s also a practising medical doctor for marginalised young people and has academic roles at the University of Technology Sydney and the University of Sydney. She is fifth-generation Malaysian-Chinese Anglo-Australian, which makes specialising in adolescent sexuality and sexual health all the more interesting. She continues to speak about these topics in the mainstream media.
Yumi Stynes is a writer, broadcaster, television presenter, food fanatic, fitness enthusiast and mother-of-four – including two teenage girls. Among her daily responsibilities she presents a national radio show on the KIIS network called The 3pm Pickup. She also hosts an ABC podcast about women’s health called Ladies, We Need to Talk. The podcast focuses on female sexuality and social issues and is known for its directness and taboo-breaking conversations. Yumi presented an SBS documentary called ‘Is Australia Sexist?’, has given keynote speeches at Dark Mofo Festival of Dangerous Ideas, Department of Rural Health Sexual Health Conference, The Australian Women’s Leadership Symposium, One of One International Women’s Day Conference and was the fearless MC at the 2019 Women’s March in Sydney. She is also the author of Zero F*cks Cooking and Endless Summer.