endocrinology
Hormones

Growth hormone linked to cognitive deficits in premies

High levels of growth hormone during early infancy could partly explain the well documented cognitive difficulties pre-term children have at early school age, Australian researchers say. Published in the Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism the study of 83 infants born at less than 30 weeks gestation found that higher growth hormone (GH) levels in the ...

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