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Member Research and Reports

Member Research and Reports

Georgia Southern Examines Precocious Puberty

A collaborative study including Dr. Linda Synovitz, professor at Southeastern Louisiana University, and Dr. Joanne Chopak-Foss, health education and promotion program director at Georgia Southern University Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health examines precocious puberty: pathology, related risks, and support strategies. Children are currently starting pubertal development much earlier than 20 to 30 years ago.