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Many personal care products contain chemicals that are known endocrine-disruptors. A new study shows that prenatal exposure to two common chemicals, diethyl phosphate and triclosan, may be linked to earlier puberty in girls.

Prenatal exposure to chemicals in personal care products may speed puberty in girls

Many previous studies have suggested that girls and possibly boys have been experiencing puberty at progressively younger ages. Puberty at an early age may lead...
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Early puberty is associated with high risk of obesity for women

According to the latest finding by the Imperial College London, girls who begin puberty prior will probably be overweight as grown-ups. The study fortifies existing...