Did you know that STRESS is one of the three major contributors to the alarming rise in early-onset puberty? Nurse Leslie will fill you in in this short video.
Nurse Leslie talks stressing less with Leona Laurie, Marketing Director for The Birds & Bees Connection. Leaning in to Leslie’s point that laughter is a great de-stressor, they spend less than 20 minutes breaking down ways stress affects families, how it contributes to bringing puberty on earlier and ways you can reduce stress in your […]
As I mentioned in the first post in this series, the three culprits behind early onset puberty identified by Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, Ph.D. in The New Puberty are: obesity, the environment and stress. Armed with this new knowledge, parents can become more strategic about how to address issues that might impact their […]
For years I’ve noticed the onset of puberty happening earlier and earlier. Parents have asked me why, and I’ve shared what I knew, always adding that further research needed to be done. The New Puberty, by Louise Greenspan, MD, and Julianna Deardorff, Ph.D., offers exactly that– a wealth of well-researched information for parents to help […]