Dr. Leslie Martin
What if everything we thought we knew about aging is wrong? Dr. Leslie Martin is using an eight-decades long study to debunk a lot of the commonly held beliefs about the secrets of a long and healthy life. Her results are fascinating.
Does Birth Order Matter?
A new study says parents tend to be harder on their first-born children -- with some surprising results! Read the article then share your thoughts.
Popping a Pill to Ward Off Alzheimer's?
If warding off Alzheimer's was as easy as taking a pill – wouldn't we all grab a glass of water and get medicated? The pills are called statins, but not everyone is on board with the idea of prescribing them to people as prevention.
A Deft Case of 'Smuggery'
I held my breath.
I always hold my breath when the scientists at Harvard sound the bell and tell us to gather round.
Harvard scientists are always up to something; always studying one thing and then another and you never know what they are going to come up with next. Whatever it is though, you can bet that it is going to be life changing; some fun activity that you’ve done all your life and...
Is This the Happiest Time of Your Life?
File this under the No Kidding files. A new study confirms what we've been saying all along here at GrowingBolder.com -- THIS is the best and happiest time of your life. "The good news is that with age comes happiness,'' study author Yang Yang, a...
The Sister Study and...
The Two Sister Study is Underway!
The “Two Sister Study,” an offshoot of the Sister Study, will focus on young-onset breast cancer. Although breast cancer is uncommon below age 50, women who develop the disease at a young age can tell us a lot about genetic and environmental causes. >> Read More
The Sister Study is the only long-term study of women aged 35-74 whose sister had breast...