A sample question: "I'm only and I have my period. I'm the only one in my class, and I'm really embarrassed. WHAT SHOULD I DO?" (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
The Talk (you know, the one about sex and puberty) may not be a pleasant prospect for either kids or their parents. And even if kids get sex ed in school, it may not make discussing the issue with parents much easier.