Harvard Medical School

New Study Suggests Sugary Drinks Could Accelerate Start Of Puberty In GirlsA new study suggests that girls who drink a lot of sugar-filled drinks may start their menstrual periods earlier than girls who consume other beverages.
Doctor's New Book Looks Closely At Substance Abuse TreatmentsAll drug and alcohol programs now rely on a 12-step program but is that really the best way to kick your habit? Author Dr. Lance Dodes uncovers what he believes to be the truth in his new book, "The Sober Truth: Debunking the Bad Science Behind 12-Step Programs and the Rehab Industry."
New Study Links Eating Nuts To A Longer LifeIs it nutty to think nuts could be linked to longer life? A study in the New England Journal of Medicine says the idea might not be so cracked up.