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Chayim Aruchim Hosts Annual Meeting of Rabbis, Doctors, Lawyers and Activists Annual Meeting

Chayim Aruchim (The Center for Cultural...

New End of Life Protocols Adopted at North Shore LIJ

Chayim Aruchim Meets with Lenox Hill Hospital New End of Life Protocols Adopted at North Shore LIJ

Rabbi Shmuel Lefkowitz, Rabbi Gedaliah Weinberger, Rivie Schwebel, Dr. Howard Lebowitz, Rabbi...

The Myth That Feeding Tubes Don't Help and Other Absurdities

By: Dr. Barbara A. Olevitch, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist and author of Life is a Treasure: The Jewish Way of Coping with Illness.

Dr. Allen Lempel, speaking at the Conference of Synagogue Rabbonim at the 88th Annual Con...

Important Chayim Aruchim Meeting with the Jewish Hospital Patient Liasion Group (JHPLG)

Chayim Aruchim Meets with Patient Reps Important Chayim Aruchim Meeting with the Jewish Hospital Patient Liasion Group (JHPLG)

Important Chayim Aruchim meeting with the Jewish Hospital Patient Liasion Group (JHPLG).

An important gathering took place in Brooklyn Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Chayim Aruchim a project of Agudath Israel of America hosted a gathering of...

Danish Teen Wakes From the "Dead" Just as Doctors Prepare to Harvest Her Organs

A teenage girl who had been stuck in a coma after a catastrophic car crash miraculously woke up just as doctors were about to declare her brain dead and harvest her organs.

A teenage girl who had been stuck in a coma after a catastrophic car crash miraculously woke up just as doctors were about to declare her brain dead and harvest her organs.

Doctors had assessed Carina Melchior's chances of recovery as...

Agudath Israel Hails New NYS Health Care Law to Protect Patients

Bill signed into law, Patients entitled to be offered treatment according to Halacha Agudath Israel Hails New NYS Health Care Law to Protect Patients

Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the Palliative Care Act into Law.  Agudath Israel of America, which advocated strongly for its passage, hailed this vital amendment to the state's Public Health Law, which ensures th...