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Why do some girls reach puberty early?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Girls are reaching puberty earlier than their mothers did. Experts say a girl's weight and chemicals can play a role. Find out more in this video as Dr. Oz talks with Drs. Jennifer Ashton and Louise Greenspan about the reasons why preteen girls reach puberty early.


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