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Net gains for Alzheimer’s patients

Susan Levin sets her jaw in concentration as she tracks the tiny, orange ball sailing toward her over the net. Feet planted shoulders’-width ...
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Trade your junk for more joy

It is a little book with a strange title printed in lowercase letters: “the life-changing magic of tidying up: the Japanese art of decluttering ...
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Discovering roots in Israel

Above: (L-R) The author’s great-grandmother Rose; grandfather Isaac; great-aunt Judy; great-aunt Pnina; and great-grandfather Philip in an ...
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If it looks like anti-Semitism…

I will get to the swastikas that were painted on my nephew’s fraternity house at UC Davis in a minute. But first, I want to share my own experi...
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The name game

“Actually, I might still be in your system under my old name,” I said to the perplexed receptionist at the veterinary office as he searched his ...
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