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New Play ‘Almost Pregnant’ Conceived Due to Playwright’s Lack of Conception

Lisa Grunberger thought she had all the time in the world by 39 years old to have a child; infertility never crossed her mind. But...

Clergy Grasp How to be Confidants for Alzheimer’s Community

With the number of Americans suffering from Alzheimer’s disease expected to rise — from 5 million to 16 million by 2050 — advocacy is...

Asthma Treatment Could Be Israel’s Latest High Achievement in Medical Cannabis

In a development that could spark Israel’s latest groundbreaking achievement within the medical cannabis sector, the Israeli-British cannabis biotech start-up CIITECH announced Oct. 24...

Israeli-developed Breakthrough Cancer Drug Receives FDA Approval

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Kite Pharma, founded by Israeli-American professor Arie Belldegrun in 2009, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted...

Breast Cancer Action Group Helps Women Tackle Disease Via Support, Outreach

Susan Hyman was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1998, the same disease that took her sister at just 46 years old. Today, Hyman, who received...

High Time for Israel’s Flagship Medical Cannabis Conference to go Global

While international interest in Israel’s groundbreaking medical cannabis sector grows, a leading Israeli player in that space will take its flagship annual event overseas...

New Korman Respiratory Institute a Breath of Fresh Air

One in four Americans suffers from serious chronic or life-threatening respiratory diseases. Jane Korman, who was diagnosed with lung cancer 10 years ago, was...

Local Startups Get Rolling on Marketing the Cannabis Industry

Claudia Post and Jonathan Monk want to be blunt about the future of cannabis. The industry is blowing up, but the Jewish co-owners of Cannavation,...

Migraine Research Begins at the Finish Line

Shirley Kessel couldn’t wait for her wedding day to be over. It was simultaneously the happiest day of her life and the most painful, as...

Are Ashkenazi Jews More Susceptible to Breast Cancer?

Dr. Lisa Jablon has seen many strides in breast cancer treatment since she first entered the field about 30 years ago. The Cheltenham native, who...