A sampling from media accounts that reference Ithaca College or quote members of the college community.
Tagged as “Puberty”
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Sandra Steingraber, scholar in residence
It seems that girls these days are reaching puberty at younger ages, which can increase future risk of developing breast cancer. Steingraber told USA Today that breast-fed babies may be more likely to avoid reaching puberty early. “Breast milk contains active hormones that may help to regulate overall growth, as well as the...