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Puberty is the maturation stage a person goes through when they develop secondary sexual characteristics. Usually, puberty occurs between the ages of 8 and 12 years in girls and between 9 and 14 years in boys.
Florida leaders misrepresented research before ban on gender-affirming care

Florida leaders misrepresented research before ban on gender-affirming care

COVID-19 pandemic caused rapid brain aging in adolescents

COVID-19 pandemic caused rapid brain aging in adolescents

Pandemic-related stressors have physically altered teens’ brains, study shows

Pandemic-related stressors have physically altered teens’ brains, study shows

New EU-funded project aims to find better strategies to protect vulnerable people from mental illness

New EU-funded project aims to find better strategies to protect vulnerable people from mental illness

Common chemotherapy drug could carry toxic inheritance for future generations of cancer survivors

Common chemotherapy drug could carry toxic inheritance for future generations of cancer survivors

Maternal obesity during pregnancy causes metabolic perturbations in offspring's liver and skeletal muscle

Maternal obesity during pregnancy causes metabolic perturbations in offspring's liver and skeletal muscle

Adolescents who experience gender incongruence enter puberty earlier, study shows

Adolescents who experience gender incongruence enter puberty earlier, study shows

Study uncovers new rules for lineage progression

Study uncovers new rules for lineage progression

Research in young rats shows how hormonal contraceptives may affect the brain

Research in young rats shows how hormonal contraceptives may affect the brain

Researchers unravel neurobiological mechanisms impacted by early life adversity

Researchers unravel neurobiological mechanisms impacted by early life adversity

New evidence of a critical neuroplasticity period in the frontal brain during adolescence

New evidence of a critical neuroplasticity period in the frontal brain during adolescence

Hormone plays vital role in early prediction of age-related morbidity in men

Hormone plays vital role in early prediction of age-related morbidity in men

Novel biomarker for the prediction of age-linked disease

Novel biomarker for the prediction of age-linked disease

Endocrine Society rebukes Florida Board of Medicine's decision to ban gender-affirming care

Endocrine Society rebukes Florida Board of Medicine's decision to ban gender-affirming care

Sleep Research Society's new position statement advocates the elimination of daylight saving time

Sleep Research Society's new position statement advocates the elimination of daylight saving time

Is maternal caffeine consumption associated with child growth, and are such associations present in low-consumption groups?

Is maternal caffeine consumption associated with child growth, and are such associations present in low-consumption groups?

Vast majority of people with gender dysphoria continue using gender-affirming hormone treatment

Vast majority of people with gender dysphoria continue using gender-affirming hormone treatment

Male mice three times more likely than females to survive E. coli infection

Male mice three times more likely than females to survive E. coli infection

Certain types of dietary fiber fuel inflammation in some people with inflammatory bowel disease

Certain types of dietary fiber fuel inflammation in some people with inflammatory bowel disease

Study opens avenues to improve prognosis of children with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism

Study opens avenues to improve prognosis of children with congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism