Synthetic Hormones and Accelerated Development

Synthetic hormones banned for agricultural use in the U.S. but legal in Puerto Rico have caused disturbingly accelerated development in young girls.

synthetic hormones, accelerated development - illustration of a little girl imagining herself as a woman superhero

A child might only imagine beneficial consequences from accelerated development, but the reality is much more problematic.

Illustration by Fotolia/Malchev

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