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Morty Leibowitz, a Professor of Internal Medicine and Cardiology at New York University, came to live in Israel with his wife Ruth in 1996. A resident of Raanana, he founded the Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation Center at Meir Hospital in Kfar Saba and currently serves as a senior research consultant in the Chief Physician’s office at Kupat Holim Clalit. His avocations are literature, poetry and history.

Morty and Ruth are the proud grandparents of 8 and enjoy the nachas of watching them grow up and proudly serve in Israel in Zahal and Sherut Leumi.

Buzzing and busy . . . the weekly market in Sapa. Story and photos: Morty Liebowitz

Marriage material . . . girls in dresses they’ve embroidered themselves

What’s cooking . . . a look inside the home of a resident of Sapa

Ploughing on . . . irrigating the crops

Snake for sale in the market

Sapa is an incredibly picturesque town that lies in the Hoan...
Photo Credit: Steven

 Today I visited one of the Internal Medicine wards at ...