Benjamin W. Corn is professor and chairman of the Institute of Radiotherapy at Tel Aviv Medical Center and a co-founder of the NGO Life’s Door.
At the oncology ward of an Israeli hospital, a doctor has noticed a puzzling trend: patients are changing their names. Maimonides holds the key.
Predicting which Israelis will win the esteemed award is a national pastime
Medical professionals could learn a lot from the biblical character, whose kindness initiated a chain of merciful acts
More than an ephemeral part of Sukkot observance, the fruit also symbolizes the commitment of one generation to the next
Singing is a potent therapeutic tool—that’s why I started leading a weekly sing-along for cancer patients
Americans celebrate independence, but dependence can also be essential, especially in difficult times
Cancer patients find a new perspective on the present and the future in the Jewish ritual of counting the Omer
Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday, but in Israel cancer patients have appropriated the tradition to celebrate beating the disease