Jewish Journal

David Brinn

  • Femarelle drug treats menopause onset osteoporosis sans hormones

    December 20, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    The connection between menopause and osteoporosis is well-documented. At the onset of menopause, following the decrease of estrogen in the body, the bone undergoes a yearly decline of bone mass density (BMD) of 2 percent to 3 percent a year in the first seven years following...
  • Helping the Congo, person by person

    November 30, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Gila Garaway says that the vision for her organization, Moriah Africa, came to her as she was lying in a hospital bed in Nigeria in 2001.

    "I was there consulting on a water project, and I broke my back in a truck accident," the American-born Israeli from the community of Poriah near...

  • An Israeli Workout for the Brain

    August 3, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    What do limousine drivers, breast cancer patients and retirees have in common? They're all the beneficiaries of the applications developed by CogniFit, an Israeli company.

    CogniFit creates state-of-the-art applications that assess, train and enhance cognitive and psychomotor...