Monthly Archives: March 2007

24hrs of Suicide Bombings

Suicide Bombings in One Day News.Net, March 28, 2007 http://www.israelnews.net/ 1. 60 Dead in Iraq Iraqi officials say bombing attacks have killed nearly 60 people, Tuesday. In the worst violence, a double car bomb attack killed at least 48 people … Continue reading

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Plan for Hope

A plan for calm, hope and reform in the Middle East By Dennis Ross, FT.com, March 28 2007 The guidelines of the Palestinian national unity government provide scant hope for peace in the Middle East. Israel appears in the guidelines … Continue reading

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Developing the Desert

Make the Negev Desert ‘Blossom As the Rose’ By Shimon Peres, Forward, March 23, 2007 David Ben-Gurion, Israel’s first prime minister, understood that the Jewish state’s future lay in the Negev. Indeed, he himself called the Negev home, and it … Continue reading

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Autism and Somatic Disorders

Autism: It’s Not Just in the Head The devastating derangements of autism also show up in the gut and in the immune system. That unexpected discovery is sparking new treatments that target the body in addition to the brain. By … Continue reading

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Cancer and Exercise

Cancer and Staying Fit In the fight against breast cancer, researchers are discovering the benefits of regular exercise before and after the dreadful diagnosis By Carolyn M. Kaelin, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.S., and Francesca Coltrera Newsweek, March 26, 2007 Issue  Four … Continue reading

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Help for Back Pain

Spinal Disc Transplant Shows Promise Against Back Pain Chinese team reports good results from small 5-year trial. By Ed Edelson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, March 23 (HealthDay News) — Chinese surgeons are reporting long-term success with the first use of transplanted … Continue reading

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Suicide Bombing is Pathology

A deadly epidemic sweeping across our world Suicide bombings are a killer epidemic spawned from a tragically erroneous world view. Not an act of desperation By Rabbi Levi Brackman, YNet News, March 23, 2007 Suicide bombing is in vogue for … Continue reading

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Palestinians For Peace

New Islamic party seeks the center It’s first Palestinian political group to advocate a peaceful, negotiated settlement Matthew Kalman, Chronicle Foreign Service, San Francisco Chronicle Wednesday, March 21, 2007 (03-21) 04:00 PDT Ramallah, West Bank — A new Palestinian movement … Continue reading

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