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Showing their True Colors

Sarah Pardes

We’re constantly told to choose foods in all colors of the rainbow. But when those deep hues and shades come from food coloring, additives, and preservatives, are they safe to eat? The risks — and other issues — surrounding food coloring.

 

Hard Knocks and a Soft Touch

Dr. Pearl Herzog

She may have been the first Jewish woman ever arrested in Palestine, but that is far from Anne Edith Landau’s only claim to fame. Her dedication to children and the needy, coupled with her integrity, made this Jerusalem headmistress a legend.

 

Silent Symphony

As told to Leah Gebber

I was born into an almost silent world. I have aural atresia, a condition that robbed my left ear of hearing. Constant ear infections, which did not respond to treatment or surgery, left my hearing greatly reduced in my right ear. From when I was just a tiny baby, the quest began to help me live in the noiseless cacophony that surrounded me.



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance