Health

Mindy Eisenberg
March 31, 2016

New Moves to Improve Life with MS

A student of yoga for more than 21 years, Mindy Eisenberg has devoted the past 11 years to teaching adaptive yoga to help students overcome the symptoms of MS as well as other physical challenges.

March 30, 2016

No Potatoes Allowed

Sure, it’s only eight days, but it can feel like a lifetime. What do you eat for lunch if not a sandwich? What do you serve for dinner if not pasta?

Melissa Farrell
February 29, 2016

Finding Mindfulness

Mindfulness. Think it’s a trendy term? Think again. Being “mindful” - in an active state of open attention to the present – can actually change the chemistry of your brain.

Jewish Community Poll
February 29, 2016

Super Survey: Let’s Take a Poll

With the goal to take the pulse of the Jewish community and plan for its health and welfare needs, The Jewish Fund has partnered with the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit to launch a comprehensive study to be conducted now through March 9.

January 4, 2016

10 Things That Will Surprise You to Learn About Your Brain

Ever wonder how your brain actually thinks? Have you any idea what goes on in your head every split second of your life? Here in no particular order are ten surprising facts about the most important organ in your body. See what you think.

Mind University
January 4, 2016

Mind University

Ready to put your brain power to the test? Welcome to Mind Aerobics – a breakthrough, science-based cognitive fitness program recently launched by Jewish Family Service (JFS) in partnership with Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) to help older adults maintain and even improve cognitive function.

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