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James Patterson: Cross Justice & I Funny TV

Best-selling author James Patterson says there’s no greater gift a parent or grandparent can give a child than a love of reading. He offers his tips for getting kids hooked on reading and previews his two newest books in the Bolder Books spotlight.

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A New Hope

Judson and Barbara Stryker thought they’d been through it all after 54 years of marriage. They never expected they’d both suffer from the same, unusual neurological condition that frequently is misdiagnosed as Alzheimer’s or dementia.


Hole in the Heart, Whole New Start

Kimberly Ward lived with a hole in her heart for 40 years, never realizing it was there until it was almost too late. Find out the surprising way she discovered the issue and what she wants you to know about heart health.


Bolder Movies: Christmas in the Smokies

Now in the Bolder Movies spotlight: “Christmas in the Smokies,” an inspiring, modern-day Christmas classic that focuses on family, faith, community and forgiveness.

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Live Hard, Die Well

Here’s a secret: none of us will get out of this life alive. So, why are we all so afraid to discuss death, dying and end-of-life issues? Growing Bolder is not only willing to talk about it, we’re hoping to launch a national conversation surrounding the issues we’ll all someday face. Learn how to live and die well.

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There’s No Place Like Home

Many people say one of the scariest parts of aging is losing their independence. See how a new program is helping people age — and thrive — in place: at home!

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Swimming Toward a Cure

In his seven years at the helm of U.S. Masters Swimming, outgoing executive director Rob Butcher has helped create a robust organization to support thousands of masters swimmers. His reason for leaving an organization and mission he loves is deeply personal. And it’s why he’s been awarded the 2015 Growing Bolder Inspiration Award.


Go Ahead and Jump

Thirty years after he took his final jump, a former track star-turned-orthopaedic surgeon rediscovers the passion of his youth. See how returning to competition has inspired those around him and helped this highly regarded physician better understand the mindset of the aging athlete.


Wendy Chioji: Just Say Yes

Wendy Chioji wants you to just yes to adventures in life. Don’t just take her word for it. See how she’s living that philosophy in her own life.

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A Warning For All Men

An alarming number of men are being diagnosed with a symptomless cancer, and you’ll never believe what it’s been liked to: sex. Find out what you need to know about preventing, diagnosing and treating this cancer.