Can weight gain cause early puberty?
“A number of studies have shown that girls who are overweight are more likely to have puberty early, and that girls who are underweight — and especially anorexic — undergo puberty later,” says Kaplowitz.
Can being overweight stunt puberty?
Studies have shown that excess weight and obesity affect the start of puberty differently for boys and girls. In girls, it can cause early puberty and in boys it can delay puberty.
Do obese girls start their periods earlier?
Previous studies found that girls with obesity start puberty and experience their first menstrual period earlier than girls with normal weight.
- Can weight gain cause early puberty?
- Can being overweight stunt puberty?
- Do obese girls start their periods earlier?
- At what weight does puberty start?
- Why is my daughter developing so early?
- How does obesity affect menstruation?
- How does weight affect period?
- What determines when a girl starts her period?
- How does BMI affect puberty?
- Why do fat kids grow taller?
- Do obese kids grow faster?
- Does being obese affect height?
- Do overweight kids get taller?
- What is overweight for a 12 year old?
- What is considered chubby?
- How can u tell if ur fat?
- What is considered a big girl?
- Is it better to be a little overweight or underweight?
- Do slightly overweight people live longer?
- How much do you have to weigh to be obese?