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There Are Already Signs The US May Be In For A Nasty Fl...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/17/19 | Comments (0)

Flu seasons are notoriously unpredictable, but there are already clues that the upcoming season may be especially diff...

   
 

The 23 Day Challenge

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 09/16/19 | Comments (0)

We are now focusing on the approaching Yom HaDin, Rosh HaShanah.  And as much as this is a time for ...

   
 

Surgery - Yes or No?

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 09/09/19 | Comments (0)

Joseph’s knee hurts, badly.  He can’t really get around pain free, let alone do his daily morning power walk.  He takes s...

   
 

When It Doesn’t Work, It Time To Change The Appro...

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 09/02/19 | Comments (0)

If you are a frequent reader of my columns, then you already...

   
 

Good News on the Exercise Front

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 08/27/19 | Comments (0)

Updated Guidelines—everything counts...

   
 

How's Your Fiber Intake?

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 08/12/19 | Comments (0)

A few weeks ago, Lara came to see me about refining her eati...

   
 

Opioid Overdose Treatment: We CAN Save Lives!

Article by Flo Ziffer | Published 08/08/19 | Comments (0)

On Monday evening, August 5, Chayeinu, Delegate Dalya Attar...

   
 

FASTING

Article by Alan Freishtat | Published 08/07/19 | Comments (0)

FASTING With the 9th of Av upon us, it’s a good time to go over how to prepar...

   
 

New Jersey's Medically Assisted Suicide Law Takes ...

Article by AP | Published 08/01/19 | Comments (0)

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Trump Proposes Forcing Hospitals to Disclose Discount R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/29/19 | Comments (0)

Hospitals would have to disclose the discounted prices they negotiate with insurance companies under a Trump administration rule that could upend the $...

   
 

Biden's Full Embrace Of Obama Health Law Has Polit...

Article by AP | Published 07/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Coming Out of Denial: Drug Addiction in the Orthodox Co...

Article by OU/Bayla Sheva Brenner | Published 07/26/19 | Comments (0)

“We live in a society that is awash in drug use. Drugs are everywhere—even in Torah institutions . . . . Children from the finest families ...

   
 

First CRISPR Study Inside The Body To Start In US

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/26/19 | Comments (0)

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Emotional Support Dog Bites American Air Worker On NC F...

Article by AP | Published 07/25/19 | Comments (0)

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Please Daven for Baltimore Community Member Donating a ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 07/24/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - July 24, 2019 - A...

   
 

Benevolent Or Fearsome? Yellowjackets Can Be Both

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/23/19 | Comments (0)

Yellowjackets play a supportive role in gardening but can be dangerous around families and pets. People sensitive to bee venom should be especially car...

   
 

Spicy Diet Linked To Dementia, Study Finds

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/23/19 | Comments (0)

ADELAIDE, Australia — ...

   
 

Measles Outbreak Now Reported In 30 US States

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/23/19 | Comments (0)

(Gray News/CNN) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention added Ohio and Alaska to the list of states with...

   
 

Study: Millions Should Stop Taking Aspirin For Heart He...

Article by AP | Published 07/22/19 | Comments (0)

New York - Millions of people who take aspirin to prevent a heart attack may need to rethink the pill-popping, Harvard researchers reported Monday....

   
 

Study Finds Electronic Cigarettes Damage Brain Stem Cel...

Article by hindubusinessline | Published 07/22/19 | Comments (0)

US researchers have found that electronic cigarettes, often targeted at youth and pregnant women, produce a stress response in brain stem cells....

   
 

Oregon Approves ‘Mental Health Days’ For St...

Article by NY Post | Published 07/22/19 | Comments (0)

Oregon students will be allowed to take “mental health days” off from school, just as they would sick days, under a new bill signed by the ...

   
 

Congressman Says Rise In Lyme Disease Is Due To Secret ...

Article by Washington Post | Published 07/18/19 | Comments (0)

Ticks are swarming, carrying myriad diseases such as Lyme and Rocky Mountain spotted fever and making people ill. And, as one congressman believes, the...

   
 

Fertility: Children Are Not Shawarma

Article by Rabbi Elchanan Poupko | Published 07/15/19 | Comments (0)

The recent explosive story about a terrible IVF mix-up has sparked conversation about the need to have...

   
 

Biden Plans To Unveil Health Plan Monday, Sharpening Fi...

Article by Washington Post | Published 07/15/19 | Comments (0)

Joe Biden plans to unveil a proposal Monday to expand the Affordable Care Act with an optional public health insurance program, escalating a fierce deb...

   
 

New Research: A Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Genetic Ri...

Article by AP | Published 07/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Catskills Authorities Investigating Bungalow Colony for...

Article by Boro Park 24 News | Published 07/14/19 | Comments (0)

The Sullivan County Department of Health is currently paying a visit to the Nachlei Emunah bungalow colony in Monticello, as they seek to investigate a...

   
 

Study: A Daily Dose Of Nuts Could Be Key To Staying Sha...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/13/19 | Comments (0)

ADELAIDE, Australia — Nuts have always been viewed as a ...

   
 

Baltimore Mother Pleads For Plasma Donations Amid Natio...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/12/19 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE — A Baltimore-area mother is pleading for more plasma donors to come forward. A...

   
 

Study Shows Sugary Drinks Lead To Higher Cancer Risks

Article by CNN | Published 07/12/19 | Comments (0)

A new study has linked drinking just a small glass of a sugary drink per day — 100 ml, about a third of a typical can of soda — to an 18% i...

   
 

Acute Flaccid Myelitis, Rare But Serious Illness, Confi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/10/19 | Comments (0)

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting a case of a mysterious, polio-like illness in Maryland. The CDC sa...

   
 

Trump Directing Government To Revamp Care For Kidney Di...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/10/19 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is directing the government to revamp the nation’s care for kidney disease, so that more people wh...

   
 

If You Think 32 Overdoses in 3 Weeks in our Global Comm...

Article by Zvi Gluck, Director of Amudim | Published 07/09/19 | Comments (0)

Let me be the first to admit that I am not a math person, yet,...

   
 

3-Year-Old In Critical Condition After Nearly Choking O...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/09/19 | Comments (0)

Paramedics perform CPR after child has grape removed from his thro...

   
 

The Purell Presidency: Trump Aides Learn The President&...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/09/19 | Comments (0)

A self-described germaphobe, the 45th president is strictly enforcing proper hygiene inside the White House — and where...

   
 

Israeli College Now Offers A Degree in Marijuana

Article by CTech | Published 07/09/19 | Comments (0)

At a northern Israel college, students will soon be able to major in cannabis. Max Stern Yezreel Valley College, located near the town of Nazareth, ann...

   
 

U.S. Judge Strikes Down Trump Administration Rule Requi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/09/19 | Comments (0)

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Fight Over Vaccine Exemptions Hits State Legislatures

Article by The Hill | Published 07/08/19 | Comments (0)

State legislators across the country are moving to tighten limits on vaccine exemptions for children amid one of the worst outbreaks of preventable dis...

   
 

Instagram's Popular Doctor Mike Saves Passenger&rs...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/08/19 | Comments (0)

When a medical emergency arose o...

   
 

Eat Those Fruits

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 07/08/19 | Comments (0)

With summer upon us, there are now an abundant amount of sum...

   
 

Common Cold Virus Wiped Out Bladder Cancer In One Study...

Article by BBC | Published 07/05/19 | Comments (0)

A strain of the common cold virus can infect and kill bladder cancer cells, a small study suggests. In this study, 15 patients with...

   
 

Obesity 'Causes More Cases Of Some Cancers Than Sm...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/04/19 | Comments (0)

Obesity now causes more cases of four common cancers in the UK than smoking, according to a charity....

   
 

Trader Joe's Veggies Recalled For Listeria Risk

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/03/19 | Comments (0)

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The Worst 4th Of July Injuries Doctors And Nurses Have ...

Article by Men's Health | Published 07/03/19 | Comments (0)

The 4th of July is a time for beer, barbecues and fireworks - but in a ...

   
 

Did You See The News? It’s About Time!

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 07/02/19 | Comments (0)

It was the Thursday before Shabbos HaGadol.  Every news outlet; newspapers, magazines, radio, television, and electronic media across the glob...

   
 

Israelis Develop Anti-Drowning System Following Son&rsq...

Article by Tazpit | Published 07/01/19 | Comments (0)

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Watch: The Controversy Of Eating Hot Kosher Meals On A ...

Article by Rabbi Nachman Wilhelm | Published 07/01/19 | Comments (0)

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U.S. Recorded 18 New Cases Of Measles Last Week

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/01/19 | Comments (0)

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Illinois Set To Expunge Nearly 800,000 Marijuana Convic...

Article by The Hill | Published 07/01/19 | Comments (0)

Illinois is reportedly set to expunge nearly 800,000 marijuana convictions from criminal records. The move will come in response to...

   
 

Hotter Than Death Valley: Europe Burns, Sweats In Recor...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/30/19 | Comments (0)

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Trump Slams Dems For Backing Health Care For Undocument...

Article by NY Post | Published 06/29/19 | Comments (0)

President Trump blasted the contestants in the second Democratic presidential debate on Thursday when they all declared their support for health care c...

   
 

Religious Discrimination Suit Involving Flu Shot Is Set...

Article by AP | Published 06/28/19 | Comments (0)

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US Vaccine Panel Downgrades Pneumonia Shot Recommendati...

Article by AP | Published 06/26/19 | Comments (0)

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Illinois Becomes 11th State To Allow Recreational Marij...

Article by AP | Published 06/25/19 | Comments (0)

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7-Eleven Offering Slurpee Deliveries

Article by Yahoo News | Published 06/25/19 | Comments (0)

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Sinai ER Doctor Urges Residents To Stay Cool As Summer ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/25/19 | Comments (0)

As we enter the first week of summer, temperatures will reach the low 90s with high dew points this week, which means the high humidity that Maryland i...

   
 

Study: Vitamin D Supplements Don’t Lower Risk For...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/24/19 | Comments (0)

EAST LANSING, Mich. — If you’re taking vitamin D supplements every day to improve your heart’s ...

   
 

OU-D Baby Formula Sold At Walmart Recalled Over Concern...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/24/19 | Comments (0)

ALLEGAN, Mich. — A company is issuing a ...

   
 

Target, Walmart Pull Bottled Water Due To High Arsenic ...

Article by USA Today | Published 06/24/19 | Comments (0)

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Report: Civilian Foils Terror Attack In Jerusalem'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/21/19 | Comments (0)

Arab terrorist attempts to attack Jewish man in Old City's Jewish quarter, is arrested. An...

   
 

Horns Are Growing On Young People’s Skulls. Phone...

Article by Washington Post | Published 06/20/19 | Comments (0)

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Elite Manhattan Philanthropists Identified As Key Funde...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 06/19/19 | Comments (0)

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US Preschoolers Less Pudgy In Latest Sign Of Falling Ob...

Article by AP | Published 06/19/19 | Comments (0)

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Baltimore Women To Cycle 100 Miles For Chai Lifeline�...

Article by CHAI LIfeline | Published 06/19/19 | Comments (0)

Annual bike ride to benefit children and families of...

   
 

California Governor, Lawmaker Alter Proposed Vaccine Ru...

Article by AP | Published 06/18/19 | Comments (0)

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Read Rav Shmuel Kamenetsky's Letter Against Anti V...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/18/19 | Comments (0)

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Preparing Our Children for the Summer: An Important Ema...

Article by Rabbi Moshe Hauer | Published 06/15/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - June 14, 2019:<...

   
 

What's So Bad About Processed Foods? Scientists Of...

Article by AP | Published 06/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Living 99 Years With Misplaced Organs

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/19 | Comments (0)

Rose Marie Bentley of Oregon died at the age of 99, with only one doctor ever realizing that all her organs except her heart were misplaced, in a medic...

   
 

Doing Something About it! Chayeinu of Baltimore Feature...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 06/14/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore MD - June 13, 2019 - On...

   
 

10 Israeli Health Firms Invited To Improve US Healthcar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/14/19 | Comments (0)

Third annual GlobalSTL Health ...

   
 

White House Expands Health Accounts Aimed At Small Firm...

Article by AP | Published 06/13/19 | Comments (0)

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FDA Proposes Stricter 10-Month Deadline for E-cigarette...

Article by Bloomberg · Anna Edney | Published 06/13/19 | Comments (0)

Juul Labs Inc. and other e-cigarette makers would face a 10-month deadline to submit applications for U.S. government clearance to keep their products ...

   
 

Romney Says He Has New Plan To Replace ObamaCare

Article by The Hill | Published 06/13/19 | Comments (0)

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) said Wednesday that he has a new plan to replace ObamaCare. Romney did not provide any details of what hi...

   
 

Maine Becomes 8th State To Legalize Assisted Suicide

Article by ABC News | Published 06/13/19 | Comments (0)

Maine legalized medically assisted suicide on Wednesday, becoming the eighth state to allow terminally ill people to end their lives with prescribed me...

   
 

Drug to Replace Chemotherapy May Reshape Cancer Care

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/12/19 | Comments (0)

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Joe Biden Promises To ‘Cure Cancer’ If Elec...

Article by FOX News | Published 06/12/19 | Comments (0)

Former Vice President Joe Biden made a bold promise on Tuesday to “cure cancer” if he is elected president in 2020. At ...

   
 

TONIGHT! You're Invited To Learn About The Dangers...

Article by BJLife/Isaac Draiman | Published 06/11/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - June 3, 2019 - ...

   
 

Watch: FDA Clears New ReWalk Product for Stroke Survivo...

Article by JNS | Published 06/11/19 | Comments (0)

The Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new product geared to help stroke survivors walk again. ...

   
 

Measles Found In Two More States As Outbreak Grows To 1...

Article by The Hill | Published 06/11/19 | Comments (0)

The country’s worst measles outbreak in over 25 years has spread to two more states in the past week, according to the Centers for Disease Contro...

   
 

Warning: Leaving the Stove on Over Yom Tov? Open the Wi...

Article by BJLife News Room | Published 06/07/19 | Comments (0)

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State Education Department Orders Shulamith School To A...

Article by NY Post | Published 06/07/19 | Comments (0)

Amid a record-setting nationwide measles outbreak driven largely by New York cases, the Shulamith School for Girls in Cedarhurst  says the sta...

   
 

Boom In Electric Scooters Leads To More Injuries, Fatal...

Article by AP | Published 06/06/19 | Comments (0)

Andrew Hardy was crossing the street on an electric scooter in downtown Los Angeles when a car struck him at 50 miles per hour and flung him 15 feet in...

   
 

Deaths From Falls Among Older Americans Are On The Rise

Article by AP | Published 06/05/19 | Comments (0)

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Sorry, Fitness Fanatics: Your 10,000-step Goal Is Bogus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/04/19 | Comments (0)

Since the dawn of our Fitbit, step-tracking culture, we’ve been programed to strive for 10,000 steps a day — and to feel guilty if we haven...

   
 

100,000 Issued: Read Vaccination Brochure by Dr. Kasrie...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/04/19 | Comments (0)

Dr. Rich Roberts Issues 100,000 Copies of Vaccination Brochure to Counter Anti-Vax Radicals Click on the graphic below to read the ...

   
 

Israeli Doctors Develop Method of Using 3-D Printers to...

Article by Algemeiner/Benjamin Kerstein | Published 06/04/19 | Comments (0)

Israeli doctors have developed a method of using a 3-D printer to facilitate delicate and complex operations. According to Makor Ri...

   
 

New York Governor Says Legal Marijuana Not Likely This ...

Article by AP | Published 06/03/19 | Comments (0)

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US Aims To Help More Cancer Patients Try Experimental D...

Article by AP | Published 06/03/19 | Comments (0)

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Drinking Coffee, Even 25 Cups A Day, Not Bad For Your H...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/03/19 | Comments (0)

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Navigating the Slippery Slope of Edible Oils

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 06/03/19 | Comments (0)

As we are now in the countdown to Pesach, the subject of which oils to use is always a point of conversation and particularly amon...

   
 

Israeli Study May Provide Hope For Some Pancreatic Canc...

Article by JNS | Published 06/03/19 | Comments (0)

A groundbreaking study at Israel’s Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer has determined that a targeted cancer therapy drug developed in partnersh...

   
 

US Measles Count Nears 1,000, Surpassing 25-year-old Re...

Article by AP | Published 05/30/19 | Comments (0)

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US Measles Cases Grow To 971, Breaking 25-year Record

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/30/19 | Comments (0)

The U.S. has broken a decades-old record for the most measles cases reported in a single year, with 971 cases reported so far in 2019, officia...

   
 

San Diego Hospital Reveals World's Tiniest Survivi...

Article by AP | Published 05/29/19 | Comments (0)

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It’s My Stomach Again

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 05/29/19 | Comments (0)

Dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Over the past 10 years, more and more people have contacted me about gastro-intestinal ...

   
 

Health Paradox: New US Diabetes Cases Fall As Obesity R...

Article by AP | Published 05/29/19 | Comments (0)

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Sullivan County Requires All Summer Camps To Enforce Me...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Can A Business Owner Require Staffers To Get Vaccinated...

Article by AP | Published 05/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Spotlight On Oklahoma For Start Of Trial For Opioid Mak...

Article by AP | Published 05/28/19 | Comments (0)

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