There comes a time as parents and carers where we will have to support our autistic child to live in a changing environment that is not always constant and regulated within our control. While children with autism have a fundamental need for routine, it is also important that we push the boundaries of routineness and

in Autism Solutions by Professor May Ng, MBBS (Hons), FHEA, FRCPCH, MSc, LLM, PhD

As a pediatric endocrinologist, this is an area of my expertise in my daily work. The early changes of puberty usually occur between the ages of 9 to 13 years. They are noticeable in girls by the budding of breasts and then pubic hair, with menstrual periods starting between 11 to 14 years of age.

in Transitioning to Adulthood by Professor May Ng, MBBS (Hons), FHEA, FRCPCH, MSc, LLM, PhD