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War vets swap stories at Wendy’s

by Cyndi Bemel

3 weeks ago

A weekly WOW meeting at Wendy’s restaurant in Canoga Park.

Pictures of fighter jets and war memorabilia aren’t the typical decor you expect to see on the walls of a Wendy’s restaurant, but after an early Monday visit to its Canoga Park location,... read full article

  • The Israeli couple behind the Life Alert bracelet

    By Ayala Or-el

    3 weeks ago

    Unlike many Israelis who immigrated to the United States with dreams of making it big, Miri Shepher never wanted to leave her beloved homeland. The day before she left, she composed an eight-page letter apologizing to the family that looked after her on the kibbutz where she was...

  • New Israeli study links brain hyperactivity to Alzheimer’s

    by Viva Sarah Press, Israel21c

    3 weeks ago

    An Israeli research team has announced new findings that link Alzheimer’s disease to brain hyperactivity and says its research helps explain why so many patients who have this debilitating disease run a high risk of seizures.

    While the amyloid-beta protein involved in the...

  • ‘Baby boomerangers’ head back to Israel

    by Dave Bender

    July 2, 2014 | 3:29 pm

    As Israel hosted more than 3.5 million tourists in 2013 — a record-breaking benchmark that included over 600,000 Americans — program operators and attendees have noticed a new niche demographic gaining interest in seeing the Holy Land.

    Call them “baby boomerangers,” Jews in...

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  • 15 amazing discounts for seniors in Los Angeles

    by Cora Markowitz

    June 25, 2014 | 4:34 pm

    What’s the best part about getting older? Discounts! It’s like being a kid again — no adult prices to hold you back from having a good time. With savings on everything from museums to restaurants to movie theaters, it’s easy to go out on the town and take advantage of the perks of...

  • Discussing death: Advanced directives, living wills and more

    by Rabbi Elliot N. Dorff

    June 25, 2014 | 3:48 pm

    Nobody likes to contemplate — let alone talk about — one’s own death or that of a loved one. However, now that medicine has advanced to the point that it can keep people alive, with or without consciousness, long past the stage that they themselves would have wanted to live in that...

  • Boomers looking forward to what’s next in life

    By Rabbi Laura Geller

    June 25, 2014 | 3:39 pm

    The stages of a life are measured differently now from the days of Pirke Avot, a classical Jewish text from the second century. But in some sense, the work of those of us who have reached a mature age remains the same as it was back then: How do you apply the wisdom you have...

  • A new aging narrative for boomers from Milken Institute

    by Cyndi Bemel

    June 25, 2014 | 3:29 pm

    When it comes to aging and retirement, the issues are big, the stakes are high, and the solutions are complex. This was the impetus for a recent gathering of innovative leaders exploring a new narrative of retirement at the inaugural Milken Institute Successful Aging Innovation...

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