Google Play icon
Bone strength could be linked to when you reached puberty

August 14, 2019

Published in JAMA Network Openresearchers looked at six repeated bone scans from 6,389 children in Bristol’s Children of…
Childhood Adversity Linked to Earlier Puberty, Premature Brain Development, and Greater Mental Illness

June 4, 2019

Growing up in poverty and experiencing traumatic events like a bad accident or sexual assault can impact brain…
SPIT lab leading the effort to analyze hair, expand research on puberty

March 18, 2019

Puberty is something we all go through and yet there is limited science to explain what is happening…
Prenatal exposure to chemicals in personal care products may speed puberty in girls

December 7, 2018

Girls exposed to chemicals commonly found in toothpaste, makeup, soap and other personal care products before birth may…
Same-race friends, peers tied to puberty-related outcomes among black girls

August 1, 2017

Girls who develop early are better adjusted when their friends are on a similar timeframe for puberty and…
Puberty hormones trigger changes in youthful learning

June 1, 2017

A UC Berkeley study of mice reveals, for the first time, how puberty hormones might impede some aspects…
Friendship Group Influences Dating Violence Risk for Early-maturing Girls

May 19, 2017

Girls who go through puberty and develop physically earlier than their peers are at risk of low self-esteem…
Study identifies hundreds of genes that influence timing of puberty and alter risk of several cancers

April 25, 2017

The largest genomic analysis of puberty timing in men and women conducted to date has identified 389 genetic…
Obese boys may experience puberty later than peers

February 1, 2016

Weight may affect the timing of puberty in boys, a new study led by University of Michigan’s C.S.…
Age of puberty in girls influenced by the parent they inherit their genes from

July 28, 2014

The age at which girls reach sexual maturity is influenced by ‘imprinted’ genes, a small sub-set of genes…
Technology Org App
Google Play icon
86,841 science & technology articles