Letters: Aug. 29, 2005

What Does It Mean to Be 13? The special report from inside the mysterious and challenging world of the 13-year-old drew mail from young teenagers who were sometimes a bit skeptical but happy to have the attention and from parents who were relieved to learn that they could survive their children's teenage years after all

My daughter just entered her teens, a time I had been dreading. But after reading your articles on "Being 13" [Aug. 8], I realized I won't need to resort to medication to cope with the exciting changes that she will undergo over the next few years....

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