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- “Got ____? Aphasia: At a Loss For Words,” (Cover story) N.J. Jewish Standard, Aug. 13, 2010.

- “Adler Aphasia Center in Jerusalem,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Aug. 13, 2010.

- “Help for Aphasia Caregivers,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Aug. 13, 2010.

- “Aphasia Advocacy,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Aug. 13, 2010.

- “A Conversation with Arnold Balsam,” N.J. Jewish Standard, July 9, 2010.

-  “Mission to Haiti: The Needs Persist,” (Cover story), N.J. Jewish Standard, April  23, 2010.

-  “Dr. Joshua Hyman:  A Hero of Haiti,” N.J. Jewish Standard, April  23, 2010.

-  “New Hope for Patients with Cystic Fibrosis,” (Cover story), N.J. Jewish Standard, Feb 5, 2010.

-  “Israeli Scientists Take Extraordinary Measures to Conquer CF,” N.J. Jewish Standard, 2/5/10.

-  “Clinical Trials of Ataluren,” N.J. Jewish Standard, 2/5/10.

- “One Giant Leap for Womankind – and Israel” (Nobel Laureate Ada Yonath; Cover story)  N.J. Jewish Standard, Oct.  23, 2009.

- “The Science,” (Ada Yonath, Nobel - Chemistry) N.J. Jewish Standard, Oct.  23, 2009.

- “Update Planned on Swine Flu Vaccine,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Oct. 9, 2009.

- “Kidney Donor,” (Cover story) N.J. Jewish Standard, August 28, 2009.

-  “The Need, the Process, and Legislation,” N.J. Jewish Standard, August 28, 2009.

- “A Jewish Action Hero,” N.J. Jewish Standard, August 28, 2009.

- “A New World of Emergency Medicine,” (Cover story) N.J. Jewish Standard, May 8, 2009.

- “Holy Name Hospital’s New ER Facility,” N.J. Jewish Standard, May 8, 2009.

- “Western Galilee’s Emergency Preparedness and Underground Hospital,” N.J. Jewish Standard, May 8, 2009.

- “Author Sifts Through the Shifting Sands of Memory,” N.J. Jewish Standard, March 13, 2009

-  “Schizoprenia Research and the Jews,” (Cover story), N.J. Jewish Standard, February 20, 2009.

- “New Clinical Research Study on Schizophrenia,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Feb. 20, 2009.

-  “Jewish Perspectives on Sex Education,” (Cover Story), N.J. Jewish Standard, Nov. 14, 2008.

-  “Jewish Genetic Diseases: Traditions you don’t want to pass on,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Sept. 26, 2008.

- “Vaccines: ‘An Amazing Gift to Our Society’,” (Cover Story), N.J. Jewish Standard, May 16, 2008.

- “Jews, Genes and Breast Cancer: Knowledge is Power,” (Cover Story) N.J. Jewish Standard, March 21, 2008.

- “Handwashing 101 – How to Handle MRSA,” (Cover Story), N.J. Jewish Standard, Nov. 23, 2007.

- “Walter Isaacson’s Albert Einstein: Rebel With a Cause,” (Cover Story), N.J. Jewish Standard, Nov. 2, 2007.

- “From Metallics to Minds,” N.J. Jewish Standard, August 17, 2007.

- “Changing Brains and Changing Lives,” N.J. Jewish Standard, May 25, 2007.

- “Stem Cell Research: Breakthroughs and Controversies,” N.J. Jewish Standard, March 2, 2007.

- “Hands-on Science Turns on Students,” N.J. Jewish Standard, December 22, 2006.

- “Direct-To-Consumer genetic testing: Let the buyer beware,” [Cover Story] N.J. Jewish Standard, November 24, 2006.

- “Jewish Groups Support Stem Cell Research,” N.J. Jewish Standard, July 21, 2006.

- “Where there’s Life, there’s life,” N.J. Jewish Standard, March 17, 2006.

- “Flashes of Brilliance: An Update on ADD/ADHD,” N.J. Jewish Standard [cover story], Nov. 18, 2005.

- “Screening for Jewish Genetic Diseases,” About Our Children, Vol. 3, #3, Nov. 2005. 

- “Weizmann Inaugural Event Focuses on Noninvasive Cancer Screening,” N.J. Jewish Standard, June 17, 2005.

- “The Hershkos Reflect on Their Nobel Experience,” N.J. Jewish Standard, 3/11/2005.

- “To Save a World,” N.J. Jewish Standard, February 25, 2005.

- “Nanotechnology: Good Things Come in Small Packages,” N.J. Jewish Standard, February 11, 2005.

- “A Green New Year: Tu B’Shevat, Technion and the Environment,” N.J. Jewish Standard, February 4, 2005.

- “Jewish Genetic Diseases Explored at Local Conference,” N.J. Jewish Standard, November 19, 2004.

- “What you need to know about Jewish genetic diseases,” N.J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, October 15, 2004.

- “From Internet to Bassinet: An online forum for infertile Jewish women,” N.J. Jewish Standard, September 10, 2004.

- “Tales of Constant Fear and Danger,” N.J. Jewish Standard, April 30, 2004.

- “Against All Odds: Children Who Survived the Holocaust,” Jewish Community News, April 30, 2004.

- “Program Helps Mothers Fighting Breast Cancer,” N.J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, March 12, 2004.

- “Striking Out Breast Cancer,” N.J. Jewish Standard, March 5, 2004.

- “‘Stem Cell Research Bill Becomes New Jersey Law,” N.J. Jewish Standard, 1/9/2004.

- “Of Taboo Tomatoes and Hybrid Honeydews,” The Record, December 11, 2003

- “What Are the Implications of Human Genetic Research?” N.J. Jewish Standard, Nov. 28, 2003.

- “Jewish Groups Score ‘Partial-Birth’ Law,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Nov. 14, 2003 and Jewish Community News, Nov. 21, 2003.

- “BRCA: A Genetic Legacy Fraught with Difficult Choices,” N.J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News (cover stories), Nov. 7, 2003

- “UTJ Conference explores Science, Sexuality and Spirit,” N.J. Jewish Standard, May 30, 2003.

- “Dealing with terror trauma in the ER,” N.J. Jewish Standard, May 30, 2003.

- “It’s In the Genes,” N.J. Jewish Standard, April 6, 2003.

- “Pandora’s Box of Ethical Dilemmas,” N.J. Jewish Standard, Feb. 28, 2003.

- “Seven Heavenly Souls,” Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, Feb. 7, 2003.

- “Israel in Space,” N.J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, Feb. 7, 2003.

- “Seven Heavenly Souls,” N.J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, 2/7/03.

- “Seven Heavenly Souls,” AOL Jewish Community, www.Jewish.com, Feb. 4, 2003.

- “Torahs in Space,” N. J. Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, Jan. 24, 2003.

- “Send In the Clones,” N.J. Jewish Standard (cover story), January 10, 2003.

- “Organ Donations: The Last Mitzvah,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, October 25, 2002.

- “Institute Helps Couples to Be Fruitful and Multiply,” N.J. Jewish Standard, 10/4/2002.

- “Lifting the Veil on Familial Dysautonomia,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, 7/12/2002.

- “Germs, Chemicals, and Rusty Nails,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, June 21, 2002.

- “Jewish Approaches to Bioethics Are Diverse,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, 5/17/02.

- “Healing the Wounds of Terrorism,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, May 3, 2002. Jewish Community News, May 10, 2002.

- “Eugenics: Past, Present and Future,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, April 26, 2002.

- “ Synagogues Get Lifesaving Equipment,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, 3/29/2002.

- “A Mother’s Holiday,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, March 29, 2002.

- “Sharsheret: Linking Cancer Survivors,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, Jan. 18, 2002.

- “Im Reagenzglas gibt es kein Verbot,” Rheinischer Merkur (Bonn, Germany), 12/7/01.

-  “Healing and Harming: Stem Cells and Bioterrorism - Medical and Religious Perspectives,”  New Jersey Jewish Standard, Nov. 23, 2001.

-  “I will lift mine eyes unto the mountains,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, Sept. 7, 2001.

-  “Embryonic Stem Cells: A Jewish Perspective,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, 7/27/01.

- “Lipstadt Affirms Holocaust Truths,” Remember, Vol. 23, NJ Commission on Holocaust Education, Summer 2001.

-  “Panel Tackles Jewish Genetic Diseases,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, May 11, 2001

-  “Gene Therapy: Not When, But How?”  New Jersey Jewish Standard, May 4, 2001, Jewish Community News, May 11, 2001.   

- “The Face of Tay Sachs Disease,” book review The Silent Psalms of Our Son, by Jonathan Jarashow.  N. J. Jewish Standard, April 27, 2001.

- “Scientist Shares a Jewish View on Human Cloning,”  N. J. Jewish Standard, 4/6/2001.

- “Puah Institute: Ensuring Kosher Embryos,” Attitudes Magazine, Spring 2001.

- “Cloning, Kashrut, and Kilayim,”  Jewish Community News, Mar. 2. 2001.

- “Cloning, Kashrut, and Kilayim,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, Feb. 23, 2001

- “New Breed of Midwife Watches Over IVF,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, 2/16/2001.

- “‘Midwives’ Supervise IVF Procedure,” Jewish Community News, Feb. 16, 2001.

- “Im Reagenzglas gibt es kein Verbot,” Allgemeine Judaische Wochenzeitung, 1/18/01.

- “How to Fight Deniers: Crystallizing the Shoah,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, November 17, 2000.

- “ABCs Mark 25 Years of Helping Breast Cancer Survivors,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, October 20, 2000.

- “Breast Cancer Genetic Testing: Is it a blessing or a burden?” N. J. Jewish Standard, Oct. 6, 2000.

- “Tri-state Tay-Sachs Alert,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, June 23, 2000.

- “Hadassah Members Learn About Gene Therapies,” N. J. Jewish Standard, 4/21/2000.

- “Uri Orlev: Robinson Crusoe in Warsaw,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, April 14, 2000.

- “Gender and the Holocaust Explored,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, March 31, 2000.

- “Wyckoff Pair Finds Teaching Trip is a Learning Experience,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, March 3, 2000.

- “Routes to Roots,” (book review) New Jersey Jewish Standard, February 4, 2000.

- “Resources for Infertile Couples Include Family Building Act,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, January 14, 2000.

- “High Tech Hate: University Holds Symposium on Hate on the Internet,” New Jersey Jewish Standard & Jewish Community News, Nov. 5, 1999.

- “High Tech Hate Finds Its Way in Digital Age,” The Beacon, October 25, 1999.

- “Genetic Screening Urged for Ashkenazim,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, October 22, 1999.

- “Hadassah Plans Health Symposium,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, October 8, 1999.

- “The ABCs of Breast Cancer,” New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, October 8, 1999.

- “Jewish Genes and Genealogy,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, August 20, 1999; Jewish Community News, August 27, 1999.

- “Is There A Future for Jewish Identity?” (book review) Connecticut Jewish Ledger, August 13, 1999.

- “Who We Are Now: A Postmodern Portrait,” (book review) New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, July 30, 1999.

- “Keine Angst vor Canavan,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, July 22, 1999.

- “Holocaust Ed Goes High Tech,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News,” May 14, 1999.

- “Medicine, Jewish Law: Perfect together?” Jewish Exponent, April 22, 1999.

- “Is Human Cloning Kosher?” Attitudes Magazine, Spring, 1999.

- “Jewish Institute of Bioethics Holds First Area Meeting,” Jewish Community News, March 19, 1999; “Jewish Institute of Bioethics Holds First Local Meeting,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, March 19, 1999.

- “Conference on Holocaust Addresses Education,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, March 12, 1999.

- “Rabbis and Physicians Tackle Medical Ethics,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, February 26, 1999.

- “Canavan Foundation Raises Awareness of Disease for Ashkenazi Jews,” The Jewish Star, January 29, 1999.

- “Canavan Disease Screening Recommended for Ashkenazim.” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, January 22, 1999.

- “Screening Urged for Canavan Disease,” The Jewish Transcript (Seattle, WA), 1/15/99.

- “A New Jewish Approach to AIDS Education,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard and Jewish Community News, December 18, 1998.

- “Rx for Life,” Inside Magazine, Winter 1998.

- “Science Program Makes Learning Fun,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, 11/27/1998.

- “'Too Many Choices?' : An Effective New Method for Sex Selection of Children Raises Ethical Questions,” The N. J. Jewish Standard, October 16, 1998.

- “Stars of David: Jews in Space,” Attitudes, Fall, 1998.

- “Honey: Healthy or Hazardous?”, Kansas City Jewish Chronicle, September 18, 1998.

- “Here's the Buzz on Honey, Judaism's Sweet Standby,” San Francisco Jewish Bulletin, September 18, 1998.

- “Wann is im Orbit Schabbat?”, Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, Sept. 17, 1998.

- “Kosherer Schweinespeck: Durch Genmanipulation konnten die Regeln der Kaschrut ausgehebelt werden,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, September 3, 1998.

- “Orthodox Scientists Pondering Genetics,” Forward, August 28, 1998.

- “Orthodox Jewish Scientists Meet on Cutting-Edge Issues,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard and The Jewish Community News, Aug. 14, 1998.

- “Treif Tomatoes?” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, July 31, 1998.

- “Erlaubt ist, wenn’s gefallt: Was das Judentum zum Potenzmittel Viagra sagt,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, July 23, 1998.

- “Bergen Man Awarded Israel Cancer Study Prize,” The N. J. Jewish Standard, 6/26/98.

- “Up In Smoke: Cigarettes Inflame an Age-Old Argument,” Inside Magazine, Summer, 1998.

- “Area Turns Out In Force to Fete Israel at 50,” The New Jersey Jewish Standard, May 22, 1998.

- “Hatching Human Eggs,” Jewish Community News, May 8, 1998; “Hatching Human Eggs, Israeli Style,” The N. J. Jewish Standard, May 8, 1998.

- “Israeli Clinics at Cutting Edge in Infertility Research; Health Care Covers 'In Vitro',” South Jersey Jewish Community Voice, May 6, 1998.

- “How to Teach the Holocaust,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, April 17, 1998; Jewish Community News, April 24, 1998.

- “Mars Attracts,” Jewish Community News, April 10, 1998.

- “A Peaceful New Rebellion in Israel,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, April 3, 1998.

- “Comets and the Jews,” The Jewish Press, March 27, 1998.

- “We Are Really Prepared: Israel's Trauma and Emergency Units Are Always on High Alert,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, March 20, 1998; Jewish Community News, 3/27/98.

- “2,000 Celebrate Feminism, Orthodoxy,” New Jersey Jewish Standard, Feb. 20, 1998.

- “Mein Sohn, der Astronaut,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, January 22, 1998.

- “Jewish Teens and Nicotine,” Jewish Family & Life, December 30, 1997.

- “Jewish Astronaut's Parents Worry About Mir,” Jewish Communication Network, December. 24, 1997.

- “Jewish Astronaut's Parents Worry About Him,” Jewish Ink, December 22, 1997.

- “A Great Miracle Happened in Mir: David Wolf, Jewish Astronaut in Space,” The N. J. Jewish Standard & The Jewish Community News, December 19, 1997.

- “Teaching Doctors How to Heal Humanely,” The N. J. Jewish Standard, Dec. 12, 1997.

- “Test of Faith in Jordan,” Sunday Bergen Record, November 9, 1997.

- “Brave New Hollywood: Film Imagines a World Where People are Engineered,” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, November 7, 1997.

- “The Breast Cancer Genes: A Devastating Jewish Legacy,” Jewish Community News, October 24, 1997.

- “Ist du davon zuviel, wirst du erbrechen: Die guten und die schlechten Eigenschaften von Honig,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, September 30, 1997.

- “Making Babies,” Inside Magazine, Fall, 1997.

- “The Scoop on Honey,” Jewish Communication Network, October 2, 1997.

- “Honey: Healthy or Hazardous?” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, Sept. 26, 1997.

- “Jewish Teens and Nicotine,” Parentsource Magazine, August 1997.

- “Dahin in Rauch, Dahin: Was sagt das Judentum zum Tabakkonsum?” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, August 7, 1997.

- “Die Doppelte Mame: Judentum und Reproduktionstechnologie (2): Leihmutterschaft und Samenspende,” Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, June 12, 1997.

- “Jewish Experts Offer Insights of Halacha on ‘Partial-Birth Abortion.'” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, May 30, 1997.

- “Mame, Tate, Petrischale: Judentum und moderne Reproduktionstechnologie”, Allgemeine Judische Wochenzeitung, May 29, 1997.

- “Give Me Children, Otherwise I Am Dead: Assisted Reproduction and Judaism,” Jewish Communication Network, May 27, 1997.

- “Six Candles Will Never Be Enough,” Jewish Standard of North Jersey, May 9, 1997.

- “Six Candles But No Enlightenment,” Jewish Communication Network, May 8,1997.

- “Swords of Angels: Comets and the Jews,” Heritage Florida Jewish News, 4/18/1997.

- “The Breast Cancer Genes,” Jewish Communication Network, April 17, 1997.

- “Swords of Angels: Comets and the Jews,” The Los Angeles Voice, April 12, 1997.

- “Swords of Angels: Comets and the Jews,” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, 3/28/97.

- “Present At the Creation?”. Philadelphia Jewish Exponent, March 27, 1997.

- “Swords of Angels: Comets and the Jews,” Jewish Communication Network, 3/27/97.

- “Bone of My Bones and Flesh of My Flesh,” The Jewish Community Voice (Southern New Jersey), March 26, 1997.

- “Jewish Village: Women's Gathering Highlights Activism, Power Base,” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, March 14, 1997.

- “Does the World Need Another Steven Spielberg? Reflections on the cloning of sheep and humans,” The Los Angeles Voice, March 8, 1997.

- “Bone of My Bones and Flesh of My Flesh: The cloning of sheep and humans,” The Jewish Standard of North Jersey, March 7, 1997.

- “Bone of My Bones and Flesh of My Flesh: The cloning of sheep and humans,” Jewish Communication Network, March 11, 1997.

- “Who's the Mother?” Jewish Communication Network, Jan. 27, 1997.

- “Priestly Genes,” Jewish Communication Network, Jan. 10, 1997.

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