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Saturday, June 06, 2020

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Saint Peter’s University Hospital Offers Supportive Services to the Orthodox Jewish Community

(Courtesy of Saint Peter’s University Hospital) Saint Peter’s University Hospital, a member of Saint Peter’s Healthcare System, is committed to providing expert and compassionate care to all patients, regardless of religious affiliation. Acknowledging the hospital’s proximity to several Orthodox Jewish communities, a

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Did Someone Say Back Pain?

So you have lower back pain? Tell me about it. I see over 1,000 patients a month, and if I had a dime for each time a patient told me… Well, you get the point.

Roughly 90% of adults experience low back pain at some point in their lifetimes. It is the most common cause of job-related disability

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The Lord and the Ring

Last time we discussed the various versions and features of the Ring Doorbell. We analyzed the different motion detection methods and raised the question of the Ring Doorbell’s use on Shabbos. We now present the conclusion: The Lord and The Ring.

There are many settings that Ring offers to

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Will Motzei Shabbos Ruin My Diet?

Dear Basya,

Now that Shabbos is ending earlier, I want to know what to do about melave malka. Motzei Shabbos is a time that my whole family gathers together, which of course means FOOD! How am I going to resist all the pizza and French fries, bagels, cream cheese, cheesecakes and other treats? I

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Recovery at The Crossroads Offers Amenities for Jewish Patients

Recovery at The Crossroads is a unique style treatment center that is geared to work for the people of the Jewish community. Located in Blackwood, New Jersey, Recovery at The Crossroads was established in 2014 as a facility whose mission is to support the road of recovery with state-of-the-art treatment for

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How or When to Run. Hide. Fight.

(Courtesy of St. Mary’s Hospital)

“Very interesting and informative shiur today. Hope I never need this info, but now I feel better prepared if necessary. Every shul, school, office and store should attend!”

“How do you feel about encouraging

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The Relationship Between Fear, the Brain and the Body

The recent rise in anti-Semitism in our neighboring communities has left the Jewish community shocked, angry, disappointed and above all fearful. While we continue to strive to proudly own our identities, and walk with heads held high as so many did on January 5 on the walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, and as so many do each day not only

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Recovery at the Crossroads Offers Amenities for Jewish Patients

Recovery at the Crossroads is a unique style treatment center that is geared to work for the people of the Jewish community. Located in Blackwood, New Jersey, Recovery at the Crossroads was established in 2014 as a facility whose mission is to support the road of recovery with state-of-the-art treatment for

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Lisning.com Provides Online Therapy To Support Mental Health Goals

The way we read books has changed. The way we watch movies has changed. The way we talk on the phone has changed. Why shouldn’t the way we seek out and receive psychotherapy have changed as well?

Lisning.com is the perfect therapy for 2020. According to Lisning.com’s clinical

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Meet the Staff of Recovery At the Crossroads

Recovery at the Crossroads is an addiction center in Washington Township, offering specialized programs to help overcome drug addiction. See below for information on their exceptional staff:

Ann Marie Bescherer, PhD, MBA, NCC, LPC, LCADC, ACS, founder and CEO of The Institute for Hope &

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How Judaism Embraces Mindfulness

Last summer I received a call from a psychotherapist in Far Rockaway who wanted to start a mindfulness program in a few of the local yeshivot. He encountered resistance from many of the local rabbis who believed that mindfulness is connected with Buddhism, and was therefore prohibited since that association would make it a form of idolatry.

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Active Shooter Survival Training Seminar: Monday, January 20

(Courtesy of St. Mary’s General Hospital) With the spate of anti-Semite attacks occurring almost daily, it behooves us all to be ready if, chas v’shalom, a tragedy should occur in our kehila. Sadly, with tragedies that have happened, we cannot wait for help to arrive; we have to know what to do now. You are the first

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