Lifestyle

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Perspire to Greatness

Post-partum, post-injury or post-winter, the Philadelphia area is filled with fitness options for people of all ages and abilities.  Want to look as fabulous as...
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Doctoring Results

If weight loss is a serious concern, there are equally serious programs at some of the most prestigious medical schools and hospitals in the...
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Finding Their Way

While intermarried couples still face obstacles when it comes to finding their place in the Jewish community, the merger of a local and national...
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Educators Hope to Build on Tax Credit Program

Jewish educational leaders appear determined to continue building on the legislative victory scored this summer when the state approved a new tax credit program...
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A Jewish Take on the Armstrong Scandal

In conjunction with our feature about rabbis who cycle, we asked Rabbi Judd Levingston to share his thoughts on recent evidence that Lance Armstrong...
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Would You Buy a Treatment From This Celebrity?

Can a celebrity sell better health practices as well as they can endorse a clothing line? And are there some celebrities who present the...
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Penn State Hillel Wins Award

Penn State Hillel has won national recognition from its parent body. Penn State Hillel’s executive director heard something from incoming freshmen this fall that he...
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Cool Weather’s Liquid Gold

Nothing is quite as soothing, quite as filling, quite as satisfying as a hearty bowl of soup. Nothing is quite as soothing, quite as filling,...
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‘Don’t Forget the Clotted Cream, Dear’

Homemade as well as store-bought baked cookies and cakes in Israel are a bit different than what we were used to in the states. Homemade...
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Spanky and Our Gang

Baby Boomers and generation X-ers may recall spanking as part of their upbringing. In many cases, it was highly unpleasant, but recognized as a...