Archive | June 6, 2013

Scientists Identify Gene That Spurs Early Puberty

Originally posted on Health & Family:
Scientists say they have discovered a gene that causes puberty to start unusually early. Central precocious puberty happens when a child hits puberty before age 9. Nutrition, environment and socio-economic status all are believed to have a hand in the changes, but the role of genetics is thought to…

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