HealthCare February 2011

HealthCare February 2011

Matters of the Heart: lessons from a blind Israeli runner, drumming for aerobics, and more

INSIDE HealthCare February 2011
Einstein researcher trying to unlock ‘the biology of aging,’ with the help of Ashkenazi centenarians.
Blind athlete finishes grueling Israman triathlon; shifts gears and perceptions.
Drum-fitness adds a different rhythm to the tired old workout routine.
New collection of essays shows how interpretation can be used to find new meaning in the biblical text — and as a resource for healing.
Nassau County Girl Scouts brings anti-bullying to synagogues, JCCs.
Haifa medical center building a massive subterranean emergency room in case of war, even as it promotes peace by treating Arabs from outside Israel.