Puberty Before Age 10: A New ‘normal’?

Early Puberty

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  • Kids allowed sips of alcohol more likely to drink later
    If you've already allowed your kids to take a little sip of your beer or wine from time to time, you probably won't be pleased when you hear the findings of a new report. More
  • Most popular baby names for 2012
    Top baby names for boys and girls in 2012. More
  • King, Messiah: New baby names suggest high hopes
    Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys. They're just a little behind Major, the boy's name that jumped the most spots on the Social Security Administration's annual list of popular baby names. More
  • Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines
    Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
  • Florida Woman Forced to Marry Her Rapist at Age 11 Fights to Change the Law
    Sherry Johnson distinctly recalls the long desk she sat at while her mother told a judge she was to be married. Johnson’s legs likely dangled from her seat as she waited to hear if the Florida court would sign off on a marriage license. They did.
    01/22/2018 - 8:12 am | View Link
  • No Age’s Dean Spunt On Their New Album, Navigating The Industry, & The Late Grant Hart
    Ten years ago, it seemed like No Age would never stop making noise. The Los Angeles duo (guitarist Randy Randall, drummer/singer Dean Allen Spunt) introduced themselves with the one-two punch of their 2007 compilation Weirdo Rippers and their Sub Pop debut ...
    01/22/2018 - 7:18 am | View Link
  • The New Age of Astrology
    Astrology is a meme, and it’s spreading in that blooming, unfurling way that memes do. On social media, astrologers and astrology meme machines amass tens or hundreds of thousands of followers, people joke about Mercury retrograde, and categorize “the ...
    01/22/2018 - 6:05 am | View Link
  • Monday, Jan. 22: New York’s Gilded Age Is Gruesome in TNT’s ‘The Alienist’
    TNT’s stylish psychological murder mystery series The Alienist is set in 1896 New York City and follows the investigation into the gruesome murder of an immigrant boy dressed in women’s clothing. Dr. Laszlo Kreizler (Daniel Brühl), New York Times ...
    01/22/2018 - 1:47 am | View Link
  • Risk management in an age of uncertainty
    A new year is a chance for a fresh start: for organisations to take stock of what they do and how they could do it better, to return to work after Christmas re-energised and optimistic about the success the next year could bring… This might not, however ...
    01/21/2018 - 9:16 pm | View Link
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  • Boys and Puberty
    A lot of changes happen as you grow up, especially as you reach puberty (say: PYOO-bur-tee), the name for the time when your body begins to develop and change. Girls ...
    01/18/2018 - 4:33 pm | View Website
  • Study: More U.S. girls starting puberty early
    Girls in the United States are entering puberty at earlier ages than they have in the past, a new study reports.
    01/16/2018 - 1:01 pm | View Website
  • All About Puberty
    Voice cracking? Clothes don't fit? Puberty can be a confusing time, but learning about it doesn't have to be. Read all about it in this article for kids.
    01/16/2018 - 5:51 am | View Website
  • Puberty
    Two of the most significant differences between puberty in girls and puberty in boys are the age at which it begins, and the major sex steroids involved, the ...
    01/15/2018 - 11:10 pm | View Website
  • Sexual Experiences at a Young Age Could Trigger Early Puberty
    Your first sexual experience before puberty can change your body and brain.
    09/23/2017 - 5:54 am | View Website
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