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Obesity is Causing Early Puberty by Linda Posted Mon 09 Aug 2010 12:00am According to a new study, American girls are hitting puberty earlier than ever before and experts agree obesity may be to blame. It’s thought that steadily increasing rates of childhood obesity may play a large role in some girls’ earlier development because body fat is linked to the production of sex hormones. When findings were compar ... Read on »
Earlier Acne Outbreaks May Be Caused by Earlier Puberty by Medline Plus Posted Tue 06 Aug 2013 2:00pm New guidelines released to help doctors treat younger patients age-appropriately Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Acne , Puberty Read on »
Atrazine Causes Prostate Inflammation in Male Rats and Delays Puberty by Medline Plus Posted Tue 24 Aug 2010 1:03pm A new study shows that male rats prenatally exposed to low doses of atrazine, a widely used herbicide, are more likely to develop prostate inflammation and to go through puberty later than non-exposed animals. The research adds to a growing body of literature on atrazine, an herbicide pred ... Read on »
Atrazine Causes Prostate Inflammation in Male Rats and Delays Puberty by nih.gov Posted Tue 24 Aug 2010 9:00am A new study shows that male rats prenatally exposed to low doses of atrazine, a widely used herbicide, are more likely to develop prostate inflammation and to go through puberty later than non-exposed animals. The research adds to a growing body of literature on atrazine, a herbicide predominantly used to control weeds ... Read on »
Gene Linked to Start of Puberty by HealthFinder Posted Wed 15 Feb 2012 12:00pm healthnewslink Research found mutation shut down the process of sexual maturation. By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter ... Read on »
Childhood Obesity Linked to Early Puberty by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:27pm 1 Comment A new study is suggesting that the rapid rise in female early-onset puberty has to do with the BMI and amount of body fat in toddlers. The study followed 354 girls age 3-12 who were either normal weight, at risk of being overweight, or overweight, and found an association between elevated body weights and the early onset of puberty (determined ... Read on »
Will Daily Masturbation Affect Puberty? (Video) by Dan and Jennifer .. Health Maven Posted Thu 07 May 2009 7:57pm Many teenagers have this very question - is masturbation wrong? Does it affect puberty? Will masturbating daily - or masturbating at all - cause health problems? What is the truth when it comes to masturbation? Dear Dan and Jennifer,   Is daily masturbation going to halt, alter or harm my progress through puberty? If so, how drastic is ... Read on »
Genetics Home Reference: familial male-limited precocious puberty by nih.gov Posted Wed 22 Aug 2012 9:47am On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis Additional information Other names Glossary definitions Reviewed August 2012 What is familial male-limited precocious puberty? Familial male-limited precocious puberty is a con ... Read on »
Medical problems relating to puberty and growth by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Tue 17 Jan 2012 6:31am This article discusses the common types of growth and puberty disorders in children and adolescents. This will be of help to any parents, or children, who are concerned about rates of normal growth and puberty. People come in all shapes and sizes, and in the majority of ca ... Read on »
Fluoride Could be Contributing to Early Puberty, Studies Show by Chelsea Green Patient Expert Posted Thu 12 Aug 2010 1:31pm The medical and public health community is shocked by the news that young American girls are reaching puberty at ages as young as 7 years (1). However, according to Paul Connett, PhD, Director of the Fluoride Action Network, “If fluoride’s dangers had not been taken off the scientific radar screen by the US Public Health Service when i ... Read on »