Mindbiz: Fallout From Concealing COVID

Dear Esther, A number of weeks ago, my husband, Hesh, went to dinner with a group of friends he’s known since childhood. They get together about once a month and...

Dr. Sicklick’s COVID Update for Lawrence and 5T

November 23, 2020 If you watch or read the news, you're being bombarded with conflicting messages on a continuous basis. Hang in there, the vaccines are coming. Watch out, the...

The Community Has Power and the Power of Community

By Shoshannah D. Frydman We just completed another October Domestic Violence Awareness Month. As an agency that is dedicated to combating domestic violence in the Jewish community, we find it...

Addiction and Men’s Health: Things That Shouldn’t Be Ignored

Men’s health is celebrated in June of every year. During this month, men are encouraged to monitor and manage their health properly. The awareness of preventable men’s health issues...

Third Top Israeli Health Official Resigns

JNS.org – Israel’s Health Ministry Deputy Director Itamar Grotto announced his resignation on Sunday, in what some in the healthcare system described as a “surprising move.” Grotto is the third...

Israeli Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Begins

The first Israeli SARS-CoV-2 vaccine was administered at Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer in Ramat Gan on Sunday to the first volunteer in a clinical trial. The vaccine, called...

Dr. Sicklick Reviews Improved Treatment Options for COVID-19

By Marc J. Sicklick, M.D. What treatment modalities are available now? Why is COVID less likely to kill and cause hospitalization today than it was in March and April? Why am I a...

MTA Honors College Explores Epidemiology

By Mordechai Fox, ’22 On Monday, October 19, talmidim participating in MTA’s Honors College were privileged to hear from Dr. Dean Hosgood, a professor in the department of epidemiology and...

Halachic Musings: COVID-19 and Bikur Cholim

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman Perhaps never before in human history have the halachic aspects of bikur cholim, visiting the sick, been so pertinent. We lived through the pain of the...

The Population of Vaping World: Statistical Data on How Many People Vape

All of us have at least heard of vaping. Vaping has captured the world of news, entertainment, investments, and so on. Numerous branches of our lives are connected to...
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New Podcast Digs Deeper Into Issues Affecting Our Communities

Introducing "From The Editor's Desk" a new podcast by 5TJT Editor and Publisher Larry Gordon delving deeper into some of today's issues. Mr. Gordon...

Netanyahu Welcomes First Commercial Flight From Dubai to Tel Aviv

JNS.org – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed the first commercial flight from Dubai to Tel Aviv at Ben-Gurion International Airport on Thursday. Speaking during...

Assassins Kill Father of Iran’s Nuclear Program

BY RON KAMPEAS (JTA) — Assassins shot to death Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, the nuclear scientist that western intelligence agencies believe to be behind Iran’s nuclear weapons program. The...

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