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Watch: Rabbi Eli Scheller's 'Choir To Inspire...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/22/19 | Comments (0)

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An Appeal to B'nei Yeshiva and Ba'alei Batim ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 03/20/19 | Comments (0)

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If You Have Been to Any of These 6 Locations In Lakewoo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/18/19 | Comments (0)

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Are Eggs Good Or Bad For You? New Research Rekindles De...

Article by AP | Published 03/15/19 | Comments (0)

The latest U.S. research on eggs won't go over easy for those can't eat breakfast without them. Adults who ate about 1 &f...

   
 

Netanyahu Contemplates Legalizing Marijuana In Israel

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/15/19 | Comments (0)

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The Blessed Wigmaker; Peyos And The Power Of Identity

Article by Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran | Published 03/15/19 | Comments (0)

A Chasid boarded a plane and took his seat next to a woman w...

   
 

Woman Awarded $29M In Damages In Johnson & Johnson ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Mental Health Problems Rise Significantly Among Young A...

Article by Washington Post · Tara Bahrampour | Published 03/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Gluten, Lactose In Drugs? Study Raises Questions About ...

Article by AP | Published 03/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Hometown Food Company Recalls Two Production LOT Codes ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/13/19 | Comments (0)

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US Health Officials Move To Tighten Sales Of E-cigarett...

Article by AP | Published 03/13/19 | Comments (0)

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Judge Won't Let Unvaccinated Children Back In Rock...

Article by AP | Published 03/13/19 | Comments (0)

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Trump Not 'Thrilled' With California Plan To ...

Article by AP | Published 03/13/19 | Comments (0)

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CDC Reports 228 Measles Cases In 12 States

Article by The Hill | Published 03/12/19 | Comments (0)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed 228 cases of measles in 12 states so far this year. The CDC has ...

   
 

The New Medicine Is Here (Part 2)

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 03/12/19 | Comments (0)

In part one of this article, we discussed how more...

   
 

CDC: Unvaccinated Oregon Boy Almost Dies Of Tetanus

Article by AP | Published 03/09/19 | Comments (0)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An unvaccinated 6-year-old Oregon boy was hospitalized for two months for tetanus and almost died of the bacterial illness ...

   
 

Facebook Steps Up Fight Against Vaccine Misinformation

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

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FDA Approves Party Drug As Treatment For Depression

Article by Washington Post · Carolyn Y. Johnson, Laurie McGinley | Published 03/07/19 | Comments (0)

The Food and Drug Administration approved a novel antidepressant – the first in decades to work in a completely new way in the brain – for ...

   
 

Israel: e-Cigarettes Banned In Public Places

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 03/07/19 | Comments (0)

On Friday March 8, the new laws limiting the advertising of smoking products will go into effect, together with a ban on smoking electronic cigarettes ...

   
 

Tel Aviv Toddler Dies After Choking On Hot Dog

Article by Arutz Sheva | Published 03/07/19 | Comments (0)

A 3-year-old girl died on Wednesday after choking on a hot dog. The toddler, who died in a hospital, was at her grandparents’ Tel Aviv home at th...

   
 

FDA Allows Treatment Of Depression With Club Drug'...

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

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In New Largest Health Study Ever: No Proof Measles Vacc...

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

The World Health Organization has declared vaccine hesitancy one of the 10 greatest threats to public health. Amid o...

   
 

Advice On Salt, Hidden In An Array Of Foods, Gets Speci...

Article by AP | Published 03/05/19 | Comments (0)

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Study: Kids With MMR Shot Less Likely to Develop Autism

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/05/19 | Comments (0)

A huge new study has become the latest research to confirm the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine does not cause autism, despite continued warnings by ...

   
 

Teen Tells Senate Why He Defied His Mom To Get Vaccinat...

Article by AP | Published 03/05/19 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Ohio teen defied his mother’s anti-vaccine beliefs and started getting his shots when he turned 18 — and told Co...

   
 

New Techniques Let Scientists Zero In On Individual Cel...

Article by AP | Published 03/04/19 | Comments (0)

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OxyContin Maker: Lawsuit Distorts Facts, Scapegoats Com...

Article by AP | Published 03/04/19 | Comments (0)

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma is asking a court to throw out a lawsuit filed by Massachusetts’ attorney general that accuses the company, its own...

   
 

Bnei Brak: Lowest Cancer Rate

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

An annual Health Ministry report gave Bnei Brak the lowest cancer rate among 16 of Israel’s largest cities. Among men, Bnei B...

   
 

Measles Outbreak In Pacific Northwest About Half Of US ...

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

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New Sensors Monitor Sick Babies Without Wires Blocking ...

Article by AP | Published 02/28/19 | Comments (0)

Washington - Peek into any U.S. hospital’s baby ICU, and you’ll see sick and premature newborns covered in wired monitors that tear at frag...

   
 

More Than 100 House Democrats To Unveil Medicare-For-Al...

Article by Washington Post · Jeff Stein | Published 02/27/19 | Comments (0)

More than 100 House Democrats on Wednesday plan to unveil a new “Medicare-for-all” plan to provide government health insurance to every Ame...

   
 

World's Smallest Baby Boy Goes Home From Japan Hos...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/27/19 | Comments (0)

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Using 1 Germ To Fight Another When Today's Antibio...

Article by AP | Published 02/26/19 | Comments (0)

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Dems Block Senate GOP Bill On Infants Surviving Abortio...

Article by AP | Published 02/26/19 | Comments (0)

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Man Receives Under-Skin Chip Implant Live At Mobile Sho...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/19 | Comments (0)

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The New Medicine Is Here (Part 1)

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 02/25/19 | Comments (0)

Have you ever heard one of those stories?  I’...

   
 

Israeli Startups Join Firms Making Lab-grown 'Clea...

Article by AP | Published 02/25/19 | Comments (0)

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Congress Mulls Cap On What Medicare Enrollees Pay For D...

Article by AP | Published 02/24/19 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — With health care a top issue for American voters, Congress may actually be moving toward doing something this year to address t...

   
 

Tainted Bootleg Alcohol Leaves Nearly 100 Plantation Wo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/23/19 | Comments (0)

The death toll in India has reportedly reached 99 as more than 100 have been hospitalized after tainted bootleg li...

   
 

In His Obituary NY Man Warns Others To Quit Smoking

Article by AP | Published 02/21/19 | Comments (0)

An upstate New York man who recently died of lung cancer has a simple message in his obituary: “If you’re a smoker – quit now.”...

   
 

Pinterest Blocks All Vaccine-related Searches In Effort...

Article by The Hill | Published 02/21/19 | Comments (0)

Pinterest has blocked all vaccine-related searches on the social media platform in an effort to combat the “misleading content” of the anti...

   
 

Mom Wins Case To Vaccinate Her Daughter, Despite Father...

Article by JPost | Published 02/20/19 | Comments (0)

A divorced mother was empowered by the court to vaccinate her 12-year-old daughter despite the objections of the minor’s father in a verdict give...

   
 

Supreme Court Denies Maryland Appeal Of Drug Price-Goug...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/19 | Comments (0)

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has denied a Maryland appeal to uphold the state's law against pharmaceutical price gouging.<...

   
 

Baltimore Sues Chemical Company Monsanto Over PCB Pollu...

Article by AP | Published 02/19/19 | Comments (0)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore has filed a lawsuit against the agrochemical giant Monsanto and two other companies, accusing them of polluting city w...

   
 

Over 100 People Dead From The Measles In The Phillippin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/19 | Comments (0)

The Philippine health secretary says 136 people, mostly children, have died of measles and 8,400 others have been sickened in an outbreak blamed partly...

   
 

Israeli Doctors Restore Vision Using Placenta Membrane ...

Article by Tazpit | Published 02/18/19 | Comments (0)

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Taking Care of Our Brain

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 02/18/19 | Comments (0)

We all know by now the profound impact food consumption has ...

   
 

Is Burnt Toast Bad for You?

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/17/19 | Comments (0)

A new warning about the health risks of eating browned potatoes and burnt toast draws a link between a chemical called acrylamide and an increased risk...

   
 

Men Who Can Do More Than 40 Push-Ups Far Less Likely To...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/17/19 | Comments (0)

BOSTON — Here’s one way to predict your heart health: get down and give me 41...

   
 

Facebook, Facing Lawmaker Questions, Says It May Remove...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/15/19 | Comments (0)

Facebook Inc., under pressure to reduce harmful, misleading and fake content, said it is exploring removing anti-vaccine information from software syst...

   
 

Drinking Diet Soft Drinks ‘Increases Risk Of Dyin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/14/19 | Comments (0)

Drinking just two diet drinks a day increases the risk of a stroke and heart disease by almost a third, according to new rese...

   
 

Trump Has Gained Weight, Now Considered Obese, Still In...

Article by AP | Published 02/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Flu Vaccine Doing A Relatively Good Job This Season

Article by AP | Published 02/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Source Of Fall Romaine Outbreak A Mystery, US Regulator...

Article by AP | Published 02/14/19 | Comments (0)

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Cheap And Easy Cleaning Routine Wards Off Superbug Infe...

Article by AP | Published 02/13/19 | Comments (0)

Think of it as decontaminating yourself. Hospitalized patients who harbor certain superbugs can cut their risk of developing full-blown infections if t...

   
 

Now’s Your Chance To Change Your Medicare Advanta...

Article by AP | Published 02/13/19 | Comments (0)

Medicare Advantage enrollees get a new, second chance to find the right health coverage this year. The government added another enr...

   
 

What The FDA's Actions Mean For Dietary Supplement...

Article by AP | Published 02/12/19 | Comments (0)

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New York Measles Outbreak: Thousands Of Unvaccinated Ki...

Article by Newsweek | Published 02/12/19 | Comments (0)

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Youth Smoking Decline Stalls, And Vaping May Be To Blam...

Article by AP | Published 02/11/19 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Cigarette smoking rates have stopped falling among U.S. kids, and health officials believe youth vaping is responsible....

   
 

Miracle On Ice: Hockey Player Saves Team Member Who Wen...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/19 | Comments (0)

It was truly a "miracle on ice" when a North Carolina doctor saved a fellow hockey player's life during a pickup game. ...

   
 

Google Might Be Developing Smart Shoes To Warn If You&#...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/19 | Comments (0)

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Unvaccinated Teens Are Fact-Checking Their Parents And ...

Article by Washington Post | Published 02/11/19 | Comments (0)

Ethan Lindenberger, frustrated by years of arguments about his mother’s anti-vaccination stance, staged a quiet defection via Reddit. ...

   
 

Schumer Announces Fentanyl Sanctions Bill Before China ...

Article by AP | Published 02/10/19 | Comments (0)

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Tests Suggest Scientists Achieved 1st 'In Body...

Article by AP | Published 02/08/19 | Comments (0)

Scientists think they have achieved the first gene editing inside the body, altering DNA in adults to try to treat a disease, although it's too so...

   
 

Telemedicine's Challenge: Getting Patients To Clic...

Article by AP | Published 02/07/19 | Comments (0)

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Combating Adolescent Obesity

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 02/05/19 | Comments (0)

It’s happening all too often.  The phone ring...

   
 

Medical Examiner: North Texas Man Killed When E-cig Exp...

Article by AP | Published 02/05/19 | Comments (0)

Forth Worth, TX - A medical examiner says a North Texas man was killed when an e-cigarette exploded in his face. The Tarrant County...

   
 

Senator Sanders Asks Why Drug, Once Free, Now Costs $37...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/04/19 | Comments (0)

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2019 Could Be Worst Year For Measles In U.S. For 30 Yea...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/04/19 | Comments (0)

Almost 20 years after measles was eliminated in the U.S., 2019 could see the highest rates of the dangerous disease in three decades, an expert has war...

   
 

Northwest US Measles Cases Prompt Look At Vaccine Exemp...

Article by AP | Published 02/01/19 | Comments (0)

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Would-Be Predators Beware: Child Victims Act Extends St...

Article by Zvi Gluck, Director of Amudim | Published 02/01/19 | Comments (0)

Justice for child sexual abuse survivors has been a long tim...

   
 

Trump Plan Would Channel Prescription Discounts To Pati...

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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Doctor Get License Revoked After Prescribing “Wee...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

The Medical Board of California has revoked the license of a doctor in Los Angeles who told a father to give marijuana cookies to his son as a way to t...

   
 

Scientists Build System That Uses A Laser To Beam Sound...

Article by NY Post | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

Hearing someone across a crowded room can be close to impossible thanks to the way sound waves spread, but what if we could project audio with the same...

   
 

Hospital Let Woman Pull The Plug On Wrong Man, Lawsuit ...

Article by Washington Post · Meagan Flynn | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

She was told her brother was dying, so Shirell Powell hurried to St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx last July. The prognosis was ba...

   
 

Virginia Lawmaker Gets Death Threats For Introducing Bi...

Article by Washington Post · Antonio Olivo | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

Virginia Del. Kathy Tran said Thursday that she “misspoke” during a legislative hearing earlier this week about a bill that would have loos...

   
 

Study: Many Small Kids Are Using Too Much Toothpaste

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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US Border Agency Says It's Made Biggest-ever Fenta...

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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Drug Company Expands Voluntary Recall Of Infant Ibuprof...

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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Nearly Half Of US Adults Have Heart Or Blood Vessel Dis...

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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FDA OKs 1st Generic Version Of Popular Advair Asthma In...

Article by AP | Published 01/31/19 | Comments (0)

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Twitter Suspends Multiple ‘Fake News’ Accou...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/30/19 | Comments (0)

Twitter has suspended a new batch of 61 accounts, with a total of 28,041 followers, linked to foreign fake news manipulation campaigns aimed at the Isr...

   
 

New York Man Severely Burned When E-Cigarette Battery E...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/29/19 | Comments (0)

A 27-year-old man was seriously injured when an e-cigarette battery exploded in his pants pocket in Westchester County Monday morning. ...

   
 

A Cure For Cancer? Israeli Scientists Say They Think Th...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

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Bobover Rebbe Warns His Chassidim Of The Dangers Of Mar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

In a talk with Chassidim this week, the Bobover Rebbe, Rav Bentzion Halberstam, warned his chassidim against smoking marijuana. &ld...

   
 

Woman Says She OK'd Life Support Termination For S...

Article by AP | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

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New York Reproductive Health Act "Declares War on ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD, Jan. 28, 2019 &m...

   
 

After The Overdose: A Family’s Journey Into Grief...

Article by AP | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — There is nothing left to do, no more frantic phone calls to make, no begging or fighting that can fix this because the w...

   
 

What a Pleasant Surprise

Article by BJLIfe/Alan Freishtat | Published 01/28/19 | Comments (0)

People sign up for our various programs in our health clinic...

   
 

Amid a Measles Outbreak, an Ultra-Orthodox Nurse Fights...

Article by Amanda Schaffer | Published 01/27/19 | Comments (0)

lima Marcus is an oncology nurse and a member of th...

   
 

Trump Donates $100,000 From Salary To Alcoholism Resear...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/19 | Comments (0)

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Bill Gates: My Vaccine Investments Turned $10 Billion I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/19 | Comments (0)

Investing in global health organizations aimed at increasing access to vaccines created a 20-to-1 return in economic benefit, billionaire Microsoft co-...

   
 

Are We Playing God? Leadership, Vaccination and a Commu...

Article by Rabbi Efrem Goldberg & Rabbi David Shabtai, MD | Published 01/23/19 | Comments (0)

The ultimate measure of a leader is not where he or she stands in moments of comfor...

   
 

Israeli Scientists Discover Encouraging Anti-Cancer Pro...

Article by Algemeiner/Benjamin Kerstein | Published 01/22/19 | Comments (0)

Israeli scientists have seen encouraging results in their study of the anti-cancer properties of a desert plant that grows wild in the Jewish state.<...

   
 

Opioid Crisis Brings Unwanted Attention To Wealthy Jewi...

Article by AP | Published 01/18/19 | Comments (0)

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World Health Organization: Anti-Vaccine Movement a Top ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/19 | Comments (0)

A refusal to vaccinate ra...

   
 

Lifetime Of Smoking Can Cost More Than $2 Million

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/19 | Comments (0)

Connecticut smokers are coughing up $2,854,614 on their cigarette habits over their lifetimes, according to WalletHub’s “The Real Cost of S...

   
 

Watch: Are Vitamins, Supplements A Waste Of Money For C...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/17/19 | Comments (0)

Dr. Mikhail Varshavski on the partial government shutdown’s potential impact on food safety and concerns over Americans use of vitamins and suppl...

   
 

Health Ministry Looks To Punish Doctor Who Vowed Not To...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/16/19 | Comments (0)

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman excoriated a senior doctor at Hillel Yoffe Medical Center in Hadera on Tuesday, following reports that the doctor...