SEPTEMBER 2003 TIME BONUS SECTION
Connections On the pages following the Arts section, TIME reports on issues affecting women and their families
--Platonic Pals There's no sex but plenty of love in the growing number of friendships between men and women
--Social Studies Peer-therapy groups help shy children learn how to make friends
--Maternity Chic Mainstream retailers are offering moms-to-be more fashion options
--The Joy of Soy The Asian staple is hot. But is it as good for you as advertised?
--Conversation Journalist Linda Perlstein on the secret world of middle schoolers...