The Boston Globe Magazine | June 17, 2018

05/16/2018 BOSTON, MA Dr. Reisa Sperling (cq) poses for photos in her office with PET scans on her computer at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

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Can this doctor figure out how to stop Alzheimer’s before it starts?

Inside her dogged fight against the debilitating disease. By Joshua Kendall

Edward Pickering (left), organizer of the Appalachian Mountain Club, in a 1906 photo taken in the Lynn Woods. Pickering with AMC Companions March,1906 credit: AMC Library & Archives

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Yankee grit and the building of the Appalachian Trail

A peculiarly Yankee trait of working for pleasure led to the creation of the national trail system, which is turning 50.By Kathryn Miles

What I wish I had learned in middle-school sex ed

The federal government doesn’t control what public schools teach about sex ed — and Massachusetts doesn’t require the subject. By Melanie Thibeault

Beach guide

Summer Travel

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/30/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Opener0506beaches-3903.jpg The 20 best beaches to visit in New England

The region is blessed with hundreds of miles of shoreline and some of the best beaches in the country. Here are the ones you shouldn’t miss.

Summer plans

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/04/16/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/CoverCROP.jpg Top spots to live in Greater Boston in 2018

The hottest towns for home buyers, for prices ranging from under $500,000 to more than $1 million.

Bostonians of the Year

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/12/12/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/boty1217xef_art.jpg 2017 Bostonian of the Year (and 8 inspiring honorable mentions)

Dr. Ann McKee’s work may change football forever. Plus, intrepid teens, dissenting women, caring congregations, visionary scientists, and other engaged citizens making Boston stand out.

2017 Women & Power

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/31/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/10292017cover-4701.jpg The 2017 Women & Power issue

Read about the Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts, women’s response to negative feedback, being the breadwinner, and more.

2017 Top Places to Work

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/11/29/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/TPTWcover1119-3396.jpg Winning workplaces

More than 75,000 employees nominated nearly 340 workplaces across Massachusetts. The 125 best across four categories, small to largest, are here.

Love Letters

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/Meredith_Goldstein_NewLogo-4068.jpg Is there such a thing as a ‘sophisticated’ breakup?

After his infidelity, she just wants to move on and be happy.

Dinner With Cupid

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/14/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/617CUPID.jpg Blind date: ‘Chemistry often isn’t instant (unless the other party has toned arms)’

Will an after-dinner walk lead to something?

Miss Conduct

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/miss%20conduct-4069.jpg Advice: Kids these days? They mark up fund-raiser candy and pocket the difference

Is this really just evidence of an enterprising spirit, or an unethical move by some students?

COOKING | MAGAZINE

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/WEBcinnomonbreadEdited.jpg Recipes: Fill your home with the aroma of cinnamon swirl bread

Show dad or another deserving soul some love with this sweet treat.

Comments

Letters to the editor of the Globe Magazine

Readers respond to Miss Conduct’s advice on dealing with neighbors who fight and an essay on vanishing trial lawyers.

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Playing piano at Dana-Farber, he sees improvisation is not just for jazz

His audience of cancer patients helps each other muddle through the songs of their lives, even when they don’t know the next note.

THINGS TO DO

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/11/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/things%20to%20do%20finl.jpg Things to do in Greater Boston this summer

Your summer calendar of events, music, theater, and more.

WHERE TO EAT

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/05/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/where%20to%20eat.jpg Where to eat in Greater Boston

A selection of recent dining reviews from around the region, by Globe critics.

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