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A website designed for young people addressing puberty and sexual health issues in early adolescence. The Hormone Factory was funded by the Bertarelli Foundation (Geneva) and developed by researchers and educators for the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health & Society, Faculty of Health Sciences, La Trobe University, Australia. The Centre has a long-established record in research, policy and practice into sexual & reproductive health with a focus on young people, & in working with the school sector in sensitive issues.

■ Rosen DS. Physiologic growth and development during adolescence. Pediatr Rev 2004; 25(6):194-9.

■ Kulin HE, Muller J. The biological aspects of puberty. Pediatr Rev 1996; 3:75-86.

■ Mehta A, Hindmarsh P. Guide to the assessment and treatment of delayed puberty. Prescriber 2004; 5(May):57-64.

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