February 24, 2017
Health & Wellness
As many as 1 in 3 Ashkenazi Jews are estimated to be carriers for one of about 19 genetic diseases.
The month prior to the Jewish new year is a time of introspection and personal stock-taking.
The rabbis of the Talmud designated specific female roles and activities, and were wary of women's nature, but they also tempered biblical laws that caused hardships for women.