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Mishpatim (Exodus 21:1-24:18)….History and The “Other”

“These are the rules (mishpatim) that you shall set before them” (Exodus 21:1). With this brief sentence, we see the outline of society. This portion begins to detail the rules and regulations, laws and ordinances [Read more…]

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Jewish Hospice Care in South NJ

Sukkat Shalom, Samaritan Healthcare’s Jewish Hospice program in South NJ provides a very special kind of care and support for all Jewish people living with serious illness when a cure is not possible. Our mission [Read more…]

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Rabbi Address provides video lecture and interview on Aging and Mental Health issues for Florida synagogue

Rabbi Address produced a video lecture and interview on aging and mental health in a Jewish context, to replace a lecture he was forced to cancel last month when he suddenly needed to officiate at [Read more…]

Guests Tim Johnson (left) and Dr. Natali Franzblau discuss LGBT Aging and Boomer women's health on the May 20 Boomer Generation Radio Show.
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Boomer Women’s Health and Aging for the LGBT Community discussed on May 20 radio show

Natali R. Franzblau, MD, MBA, FACOG, Co-Head, Division of General Obstetrics & Gynecology at Cooper Health System in Cherry Hill, NJ, discusses women’s health issues, including menopause and breast cancer, as they relate to Baby [Read more…]

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The masks we wear

The Whole Megillah… Learning from Purim and Mindfulness Have you ever been in a situation where you were afraid to reveal who you really were? Have you ever felt as if you were wearing a [Read more…]

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Guest contributor Agnes Herman discusses ‘Mindfulness’

Editor’s Note: Agnes Herman is a nationally known writer and contributor to many publications. This is her first contribution to JewishSacredAging.com. Mindfulness was originally conceived as a way to ease suffering and cultivate compassion. The [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…]

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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…]