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NEBRASKA – a ‘must-see’ film

Editor’s Note: This is a guest review by JSA reader Jim Geiger. With Oscar season upon us, films are topics of conversation for all of us and NEBRASKA deserves its place among this year’s best. [Read more…]

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Dr. Donald Friedman: Dying Well – Observations from bioethicist Arthur L. Caplan

I heard a talk last year by Arthur Leonard Caplan, PhD, a well known and well respected bioethicist, who presently is the Director of the Division of Bioethics at New York University.  His talk to [Read more…]

Stephen Goldfine, MD, DABFP, CAQGM, DABHPM Chief Medical Officer, Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice
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Prime Minister Ariel Sharon meets new immigrant soldiers during the traditional reception on Sukkot holiday at the prime minister's residence in Jerusalem. GPO photo by Ohayon Avi.
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A lesson from Ariel Sharon’s passing

This is not a political piece. Not by any stretch. Then again, I guess everything can be considered political in some sense. I recently began a class in my congregation on Responsa; the traditional literary [Read more…]

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Sandy Taradash: What Do Shabbat and New Year’s Resolutions Have in Common?

I’ve never been one to make New Year’s resolutions as they usually are the same each year: diet, exercise, eat less sugar. Their boringness usually ends up at the bottom of my post-it note pile [Read more…]

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Jewish Sacred Aging contributor Simona Hadjigeorgalis discusses wellness on Boomer Generation Radio

Health and wellness expert Simona Hadjigeorgalis is the January 7, 2014 guest on Boomer Generation Radio, Rabbi Richard Address’s radio talk show heard weekly on WWDB-AM 860 in Philadelphia. About Simona Hadjigeorgalis Simona Hadjigeorgalis is [Read more…]

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New York Times article: Don’t call me a boomer

Richard Pérez-Peña’s article in the New York Times, “I May Be 50, but Don’t Call Me a Boomer,” is an entertaining look at why demographic labels may not always be welcomed.

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NutritionCME website offers free online education programs about brain health

The NutritionCME website, a site aimed mainly at healthcare professionals, is offering a series of online webinars about nutrition and its role in brain health. You can watch the programs for free, but you will [Read more…]