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A collection of photos from Motown years including the Jackson 5

Looking Back at Motown’s 60 Year History

The Detroit sound that changed America — and the world

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Why Does My Head Hurt?

Navigate through our interactive symptom tree to nail down the cause of your pain

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Travel Becomes Electric

A week with two battery-powered cars was a real charge but also a bit draining

A woman wearing VR goggles at her kitchen table

Explore Virtual Reality

VR technology is improving people's health, combatting isolation and more


William Ayotte, Vickie Williams-Tillman, Qemal Agaj, Shirley White

7 Personal Stories of the Hero Within

How we find the courage to step up when facing life-or-death risk 

Downtown Palm Springs, California on Indian Canyon Drive

Explore the Unique Style of Palm Springs

You'll be captivated by the nostalgic architecture of this town  

Delilah Rene, radio host

Delilah Rene Shares Her Passions

The hugely popular radio host opens up about love, loss and animals


Milestone Celebrations

Photos of Christy Turlington, George Foreman, Jason Bateman

9 Milestone Birthdays in January

Christy Turlington, George Foreman, Jason Bateman and others celebrate big ones this month


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Janet Wester standing in front of a street.

His Battle With Depression and Addiction: His Wife's Story

Author Donovan Webster's widow begins a crusade with this essay

Mature Adults Exercising

The Myth of Exercise, Metabolism and Weight Loss

Evolutionary anthropologist Herman Pontzer explains why you can’t run away from your fat

Illustration of a loud restaurant with customers yelling for the attention of the waitress.

How to Deal With Noisy Restaurants and Hearing Loss

New technology can help if you’re fed up with high-decibel dining


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Battery-Powered Heart Pump Helps Keep People Alive

One of several medical breakthroughs


Adventure Travel Trips for Every Season

8 ideas for active vacations in the U.S. and Canada


When a Guardianship Gets Contentious

How it often leads to isolation and exploitation


We Help You Improve Your Financial Literacy

Learn how to talk about finance with these buzzwords


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