what is the difference between adolescense and puberty?

The period of life when the body undergoes several changes to reach sexual maturity is called Adolescence, or Growing up stage of life. The stage of adolescence usually begins at ages 13 – 14 for boys, and ages 10 – 12 for girls. However, this may vary from person to person. The occurrence of adolescent changes in the body marks the onset of puberty. The stage of puberty ends with the attainment of sexual maturity in an adolescent

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Adolscence is period from the age of 11 or 12 - 18 or 19 when our body goes into certain changes but in puberty it startes at tthe age of 11 or 12 or 13 and ends upto 45 - 50 years of age in female and im male it may last much longer.It is the period during which adolescents reach sexual maturity and become capable of reproduction.


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The time period when the body undergoes changes to reach reproductive maturity is known as adolescence.it begins at the age of 10 or 11 and lasts till about 18 or 19 years of age.


the various changes that occur in the body during adolescence marks the onset of puberty.


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adolsence is just another term for teenagers

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