Friday, August 1, 2014 Av 5, 5774
By:
Elyse Glickman
Last month, Angelina Jolie made an announcement about her decision to undergo a bilateral mastectomy that made her accessible and relatable to women from different walks of life.
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Einstein, Victor Center stage day for Jewish genetic screenings
By:
Elyse Glickman
On June 2, the Victor Center for the Prevention of Jewish Genetic Diseases, at the Einstein Medical Center Montgomery, will be staging screenings for 19 different diseases traced to Jewish genetics.
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Research shows ­students’ poor ­learning roots are more complex than first thought
By:
Lynne Blumberg, JE Feature
Students with behavioral problems stop striving for their academic potential not because of their behaviors, but because of the social responses to their behaviors, according to a new study in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior .
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By:
Ruth Bienstock Anolik
Angelina Jolie and I actually have something in common: We both lost our mothers to cancer associated with the BRCA genetic mutation. We also both made the decision to drastically eliminate our own high risks by acceding to surgical removal of our breast and ovarian tissue.
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By:
Lynne Blumberg, JE Feature
Would breast-cancer patients fare better with one type of support group rather than another?
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