Measles Titer Testing at Young Israel of Woodmere a Success

  By Rabbi Aaron E. Glatt, MD The community held a successful measles educational and titer-testing day on Sunday, May 12, at the Young Israel of Woodmere. This event was cosponsored...

YCQ to Reopen Thursday Following Measles Scare

By Marcy Behrmann Farrell The New York City Department of Health has rescinded its closure order for Yeshiva of Central Queens. The yeshiva will be allowed to open Thursday morning. "We’re...

Weathering the Storm of Parenting

By Mindi Werblowsky Saketkhou, LMSW Clinical Director, Madraigos I once heard a quote, “The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree … except when there is a storm outside.” This seems...

Yid Parenting: Readers Respond to ‘Dose Of Reality’

  Rabbi Ross, I’m very disappointed by the unscientific and shallow response after the tremendous introduction suggesting much research was done (Yid Parenting: Innoculate Against Lies, May 7, 2019). On the...

Ferkauf Graduate School Opens Upgraded Mental Health, Training Clinic

At the start of Mental Health Awareness Month, Yeshiva University joined New York City and State elected officials with university leadership, students, and faculty to inaugurate newly enlarged and...

Free Measles Vaccines Offered in Borough Park, Flatbush, Williamsburg

(JTA) — Free measles vaccinations will be available in haredi Orthodox neighborhoods of New York City. The haredi umbrella group Agudath Israel of America organized the service, which follows a...

Jewish Communities Step Up Education Efforts Against Measles

Tzali Freedman, 55, isn’t sure if he ever physically crossed paths with a visitor to his community of Oak Park, Mich., who was infected with the measles. But with...

Introducing The Otoscan® 3-D Digital Ear Scanner

By Dr. Esther Fogel Since its inception, Comprehensive Audiology has provided patients with the industry’s latest state-of-the-art treatment, technology, and diagnostic tools. That’s why we’re excited to debut our most...

Touro Releases Video to Dispel Misinformation on Measles Vaccine Responding to the outbreak of measles in New York, Touro College and University System has released a dynamic video public service announcement presenting facts about the disease and the...

Measles Outbreak Tops 700; Two More Schools Closed

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The U.S. measles outbreak, especially prevalent among haredi Orthodox Jews, has topped 700 cases — the most in one year since the Center for Disease Control...
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