Reflections on Aging

“Do Not Cast Me Off…”

Chaplain Barry E. Pitegoff, BCC, participated in a Shavuot teach-in at Temple Sinai, Middletown, NY, We share his remarks on a verse of Torah/Tanakh that has resonated for him.  [Read more…]

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Guest Blog Post: Who will be your next kinkeeper?

A 2018 study by Cigna on Loneliness in America concluded that “Loneliness has the same impact on mortality as smoking 15 cigarettes a day, making it more dangerous than obesity.” [Read more…]

Reflections on Aging

Sadly, lonely people are in good company

  Rabbi Dow Marmur, rabbi emeritus of Holy Blossom Temple in Toronto, Ontario, writes in his latest column for the Toronto Star about the impact of loneliness on people’s health. About Rabbi Dow Marmur Rabbi Dow Marmur [Read more…]