How primary care physicians can work with patients to change behavior
The trend toward treating the whole patient, not just the disease, is at the center of our primary care movement.
How Producing Art Can Keep Our Brains Functioning
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life," so Pablo Picasso once famously proclaimed. Though we expect the pompous Cubist was being his u...
Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
There is a light that connects us. It’s the light of caring, kindness and compassion, steeped in the tradition of mitzvot and tikkun olam. It’s the light of our rich Jewish heritage of knowledge, history and culture, carried from generation to generation. It’s a guiding light we shine to lead the way forward in a storm. At Jewish Federation, bolstered by our seven core attributes, we Carry the Light by serving vulnerable populations, inspiring community engagement, and promoting Jewish life and learning. How do you Carry the Light in your everyday life? Find out more about how you can Carry the Light with us.
3 tips to remember on Election Day
3 tips to remember on Election Day Translate this page 11/07/2016 | Author: Editorial Staff If you're voting tomorrow, on Election Day, you may be in for a wait. During early voting, an all-time-high number of registered voters cast their ballots, and counties across the state saw record-breaking turnout . Plus, voter turnout is usually high during presidential elections Here are a few reminders before you get in line. Know when and where to go. Polling places are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day. Visit votetexas.gov to find your polling place and other helpful election info. Don’t stop at the top. Your ballot will have much more than just the presidency. Several federal and state races are down your ballot, and you have important local elections, like city council…
Lymphedema: What You Should Know About Your Risk, Treatment Options
Resistive exercises, surgery may help manage symptoms
In Photos: The Seed-Saving Farmers Who Pass Down Land to Their Daughters
In northeastern India's mountainous state of Meghalaya, youngest daughters inherit the land—and the ancient food heritage of their mothers.
Job at St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore
Join the St. Vincent de Paul team, where what you do is much more than just a job—it’s a cause . Our staff members are true partners in our mis...
How Regional Food Hubs Shrink the Path from Farm to Fridge
Farmers gain markets they can count on, while consumers enjoy fresh food sourced locally. What’s not to love about regional food hubs?
7 Tips to Get Kids Started Doing Social Justice Projects
“Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other’s welfare, social justice can never be attained.” – HELEN KELLER The first time I realized the power of involving kids in social justice projects was when one of my sons was just four. The two of us had [&hellip
What people don't understand about paying for mental health treatment.
Every year millions of Americans face mental-health challenges, often at great expense.