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Girls' puberty age depends on which parent's 'imprinted gene' they carry  Jul 24, 10:35 am
Washington, July 24 (ANI): A new study has found that the puberty age of girls largely depends on which of the two parents' 'imprinted' genes they have.
NHRC issues notice to TN Govt. over alleged rights violation of Puthirai Vannar community  Jul 11, 5:07 pm
New Delhi, July 11 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission has taken cognizance of a complaint that the members of Puthirai Vannar community in the State of Tamil Nadu are forced to perform dehumanizing caste duties like washing of blood stained clothes of girls attaining puberty and the mothers after delivery.
Caffeine has different affects on boys and girls post puberty  Jun 17, 2:24 pm
London, June 17 (ANI): A new study by University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions has found that caffeine affected boys and girls differently after puberty.
Using your brain during adolescence could help keep brain cells alive  May 28, 8:58 am
Washington, May 28 (ANI): Researchers have said that using your brain - particularly during adolescence - may help brain cells survive and could impact how the brain functions after puberty.
Pak Islamic ideologues endorse underage marriage 'if signs of puberty visible'  May 22, 1:02 pm
Islamabad, May 22 (ANI): Pakistan's Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has endorsed its earlier ruling that girls as young as nine years old are eligible to be married.
Children of any age could get married on attaining puberty under new Pak Islamic law  Mar 12, 11:17 am
Karachi, Mar 12 (ANI): The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) ruled in its 191st meeting that the laws related to minimum age of marriage were un-Islamic and that children of any age could get married if they attain puberty.
New stem cell breakthrough brings breast cancer treatment closer to reality  Jan 27, 11:57 am
Washington, Jan. 27 (ANI): A team of researchers has discovered that breast stem cells and their 'daughters' have a much longer lifespan than previously thought, and are active in puberty and throughout life.
Eating high-fat diet during puberty ups breast cancer risk later in life  Nov 27, 12:57 pm
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A new study has revealed that eating a high-fat diet at puberty can accelerate the development of breast cancer and may actually increase the risk of cancer similar to a type often found in younger adult women.
Why men have bigger noses than women  Nov 19, 3:09 pm
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study has found that male noses grow disproportionately larger than female noses beginning at puberty, because men need to breathe in more oxygen to feed muscle mass than women.
Obesity largest factor behind early puberty in girls  Nov 5, 10:52 am
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): A new study has shown that obesity is the largest predictor of earlier onset of puberty in girls, which is affecting white girls much sooner than previously reported.
Cameroonian girls in UK flattening out breasts to disguise puberty onset  Sep 27, 3:30 pm
London, Sept. 27 (ANI): A hidden form of abuse that is known as 'breast ironing,' where girls as young as 10 have their breasts hit with hot objects to disguise the onset of puberty, could be taking place in the UK.
Chemical in plastics may double obesity risk in puberty-age girls  Jun 13, 2:29 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Girls between 9 and 12 years of age with higher-than-average levels of bisphenol-A (BPA) in their urine had double the risk of being obese than girls with lower levels of BPA, a new study has found.
Boozing during puberty may lead to higher intake of alcohol in future   May 18, 12:23 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): People who have their first drink during puberty have a greater risk of developing alcohol problems later in life, new research has suggested.
'Man flu' really exists as males suffer more from cold than women  Jan 25, 11:59 am
London, Jan 25 (ANI): 'Man flu' really does exist, as according to a study, men suffer more with coughs and colds because they have extra temperature receptors in the brain and so experience worse symptoms.
Junk food 'causing puberty as early as age 6'  Nov 1, 5:00 pm
London, Nov. 1 (ANI): The onset of puberty has fallen by more than five years in girls - with experts blaming kids' unhealthy lifestyles for it.
Flame retardant used in infant nursing pillows may cause health issues in kids  Oct 28, 11:10 am
Washington, October 28 (ANI): A fire retardant used in polyurethane foam in a wide variety of products, ranging from mattresses to infant nursing pillows causes extreme weight gain, early onset of puberty and cardiovascular health effects in lab animals, according to a new study spearheaded by researchers from North Carolina State University and Duke University.
Sex ed for 5th graders in Oz slammed by Catholic schools  Sep 17, 1:50 pm
Melbourne, September 17 (ANI): A new national physical education curriculum that will start teaching children to "recognise sexual feelings" from age 11 or 12 has been criticised by religious schools in Australia.
'Deep sleep' turns on puberty  Sep 14, 10:58 am
Washington, September 14 (ANI): Slow-wave sleep or 'deep sleep' is intimately involved in the complex control of the onset of puberty, a new study has suggested.
Childhood obesity may disrupt puberty timing and affect reproductive capacity  Aug 1, 2:38 pm
Washington, August 1 (ANI): In addition to a host of other physical and psycho-social concerns, childhood obesity could be related to growing problems with infertility, say researchers.
Prenatal exposure to environmental chemicals delays puberty in male offspring   Jun 27, 1:17 pm
Washington, June 27 (ANI): Exposure to the environmental contaminants polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs, in the womb causes long-term changes to the developing brain that have adverse effects on reproductive function later in life, a new study has found.
Neil Patrick Harris realized he was gay at 6   Jun 1, 2:30 pm
Washington, June 1(ANI): Neil Patrick Harris has revealed that he knew he was attracted to other boys even before he hit puberty.
Early puberty puts girls at risk of psychological problems, early pregnancy  Apr 27, 3:34 pm
Washington, April 27 (ANI): A new review co-authored by an Indian origin scientist has suggested that girls who start puberty very early are more likely to have psychological problems and be at risk of sexual abuse and early pregnancy.
Humour in men 'stems from aggression'  Mar 5, 5:40 pm
London, Mar 5 (ANI): Humour in most men may develop from aggression and it all begins at puberty, researchers say.
Exercise in early 20s may cut osteoporosis risk  Feb 14, 10:34 am
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): Increased physical exercise in the early twenties augments bone development and may trim down the risk of fractures in later life, a new study has revealed.
Girls born to older mums likelier to have breast cancer  Feb 7, 10:30 am
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Women born to mothers aged over 39 years and women who were taller and thinner than the average girl prior to puberty have a higher risk of developing breast cancer.
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