Laura K. Reston

Harvard Medical School

HMS Professor Studies Orphanage Impact on Brain Development

Lack of stimulation in Romanian orphanages stunts brain development in children, Harvard Medical School Professor of Pediatrics Charles A. Nelson said at a Harvard China Care event Tuesday evening.

School of Public Health

Trans Fat Consumption by Mothers Linked to Larger Babies

High trans fat consumption by mothers during the second trimester of pregnancy is linked to larger babies, according to a study conducted at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Health

Coffee Can Help Women Avoid Depression, Study Says

Women who drink coffee regularly are less likely to suffer from depression, according to a Harvard School of Public Health study.

Crime

Harvard Ph.D. Amy Bishop Appears in Court for Allegedly Murdering Colleagues

Harvard-educated biology professor Amy Bishop, accused of murdering three colleagues at the University of Alabama in Huntsville, pleaded not-guilty by reason of mental disease or defect on Thursday.

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Visual Arts

Art House

Youth Homelessness in the Square
Harvard Square

For Homeless Youth, Age Can Compound Challenges of Life on the Streets

On Year Later: Boston Marathon Bombings
Boston Marathon

VIDEO: Looking Back One Year Later, Harvard Affiliates Prepare to Return to Finish Line

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Arts

Rebuilding the Past: Harvard's Beautification Renaissance