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Why feminist burlesque performers put their bodies and politics in full view.
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Research shows that giving money away may be as good for your blood pressure as exercise and a healthy diet.
A partnership between a Boston health clinic and a local grocery shows what economic development can do when it makes community health a priority.
Religions and philosophers have long praised the virtue of patience; now researchers are starting to do so as well.
When Oklahoma City was named the least walkable city in America, residents approved an $18 million sidewalk improvement project to help their community get moving.
New studies show being in nature may increase your willingness to be generous, trusting, and helpful toward others.