Feature

Is it Time to Put Weed on the Jewish Agenda?

Recreational marijuana is becoming a booming industry. Where do Jewish values tie in?

06/06/2017 By Pam Mandel Illustrations by Brianna Ashby Photography by Sol Neelman

Mishpacha

We Need to Take the Lead on Parental Support

Becoming a parent is hard, even when things go right.

04/05/2017 By Rabbi Jaclyn Cohen

Jewish Connections

In Good Hands

The Community Funeral Fund cares for Jewish community members in need.

12/01/2016 By Jim DiPeso

Labriut

Deep Into the Brain

Technology from an Israeli company is changing the way depression is treated.

12/01/2016 By Haley Shapley

Health

Crowdsource Your Care

For some, the Internet has evolved from chat rooms and bulletin boards into a critical support system.

08/01/2016 By Corinne Stroum

Health

9 Ways Israel is Changing Health

Leave it to the “startup nation” to be a leader in health tech.

08/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Health

Make Healthcare Equal

Why are women treated differently in the doctor’s office?

08/01/2016 By Haley Shapley

Health

Crush Cancer

Four new paths to personalized cancer treatment already show promising results.

08/01/2016 By Meredith Salisbury

Be Well

The Future of Health

Thanks to previously inconceivable technological advances, we’re on the path to beating back many issues both common and rare.

08/01/2016 By Corinne Stroum, Meredith Salisbury, and Haley Shapley

Health

Quantify Yourself

Analyzing our insides to provide better treatment options.

08/01/2016 By Corinne Stroum

Article

Quiet Riot

Is an “unconscious” anti-Semitism seeping onto campuses?

08/01/2016 By Rachel Román

Be the Change

Editor's Note

Scientists and doctors are making strides every day to push back against our most devastating diseases, and a disproportionate amount of innovation is coming out of Israel.

08/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Labriut

Laughing Matters

Can a little laughter a day keep the doctor away?

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Geeking Out

Debugging

An Israeli postdoc stands up to a nasty (and common) virus.

06/01/2016 By Erez Benari

Family Ties

Editor's Note

Genealogy — as David Laskin explores in this issue — for all its perks and pitfalls, helps us figure out the essential questions: who are we?

06/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Health

For the Love of Isaac

A family takes action against a catastrophic disease.

04/01/2016 Photography by Sophie-Shifra Gold

Test Your J.Q.

Guard Your Tongue

Six steps to living a gossip-free life

04/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik

Life

Reclaiming the Table

Michael Hebb serves dinner with a side of death.

04/01/2016 By Emily K. Alhadeff

Sound Off

Healthy Mind, Healthy Life

Kodu Care gets individuals the mental health services they need.

04/01/2016 By Erez Benari

Labriut

Matters of the Mouth

Area dentists offer complimentary care to Holocaust survivors in need.

02/01/2016 By Haley Shapley