Children grow up fast – every parent knows that. But in modern America the speed of growth isn’t just about the years flying by too quickly. What if you discovered that your 6-year-old was already developing pubic hair? Or your 8-year-old daughter was already developing breast buds? It can be a very scary experience as a parent. There is a lot for parents (and patients, as they come of age) to understand about precocious puberty.
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Watch below, as Dr. Jen discusses how you can protect your child and reduce their exposure to toxins and hormones that can impact health.