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June 3, 2013
Lavender for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
In a double-blind study, lavender oil worked as well as the valium-like drug lorazepam (Ativan) for relief of persistent anxiety, though there are concerns about estrogenic effects.
February 25, 2013
Protein, Puberty, and Pollutants
The early onset of puberty in girls associated with animal protein consumption may be due to endocrine disrupting chemical pollutants in the meat supply.
August 29, 2011
The Effect of Soy on Precocious Puberty
Meat, animal protein, and soymilk (soya milk) can affect premature breast development in girls.
November 22, 2010
Protein & Puberty
The type of protein young children eat at a critical age may affect when they start puberty.
November 16, 2010
Dairy & Sexual Precocity
The effects of the hormones in cow's milk on men and prepubescent children.
January 8, 2010
Hormones in Skim vs. Whole Milk
Genetic manipulation has resulted in cows lactating into the third trimester of pregnancy, leading to milk with abnormally high hormone levels.
December 2, 2009
Xenoestrogens & Early Puberty
Until the twentieth century, the average age of puberty for girls was 16 or 17 years old.
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