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Talking to children about sex: when and how?


Many of us can struggle with these conversations. Here are practical tips by age range for when, how and what to say when talking to children about sex.   We teach our kids every aspect of health and wellbeing. For example: healthy eating, road safety, water play and safety, enjoying nature and outdoors, good hygiene, oral care etc.  But when it comes to human sexuality and preparing our kids for their sexual journey throughout life, many of us struggle. Some of us wish it wasn’t, but it is our role to ensure children have enough accurate information about Human Sexuality.   What age should parents start talking with children about sexuality?   Sexuality starts at birth, your conversations have actually already started!   From 0 - 3 years   Children have learned (hopefully) the correct names for body parts; they have an aware...(sign-up as a member to continue reading this article)


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