Friday, March 27, 2015 Nisan 7, 5775
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It might have been the recent tragedy at Virginia Tech, or the fact that, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, about one in four adults suffers from a diagnosable mental disorder in any given year. Whatever the reason, Monday-night's mental health forum, held at Temple Beth Hillel-Beth El in Wynnewood, garnered an enormous response: Nearly 800 attendees showed...
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University of Washington researchers have found that 18-month-olds engage in what they call "emotional eavesdropping" by listening and watching emotional reactions directed by one adult to another, and then using this emotional information to shape their own behavior. Writing in a recent issue of the journal Child Development , Betty Repacholi and Andrew Meltzoff of the U.W. Institute for Learning...
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Searching for a gift that will make mom's eyes light up this Mother's Day? How about getting her something she really needs -- an excuse to take more time to relax and pamper herself. And that could mean lunch with the "girls," a manicure or some peaceful moments in front of the TV watching her favorite program. With all her...
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With summer coming, it may be energy drinks. But are they safe?
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Frank Rosci, JE Feature
Energy drinks seem to be everywhere these days. With punchy and promise-filled names -- like Red Bull, a mega-seller worldwide, with more than 1 billion cans purchased last year; amp Energy and amp Energy Overdrive; No Fear; Adrenaline Rush; Full Throttle; Rip It; Tahitian Noni International's Hiro; Trek; Red and Blue from Anheuser-Busch; and Arizona Green Tea Energy Drink --...
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Gloria Hayes Kremer, JE Feature
"As a medical student in Philadelphia," recalls Dr. Samuel Berger, "I had a big decision to make. After I would graduate and before my residency, should I choose to be a primary-care physician or concentrate on a specialty, like cardiology or surgery, where my income would be considerably better?" The young man from Buffalo had grown up in a home...
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