Jaime Bender

Jaime Bender

Jaime Bender is a staff writer, copy editor and web producer at From the Grapevine. She has written and edited for several print and digital publications in Florida, California, Pennsylvania, Delaware and North Carolina. A native of Philadelphia, she graduated from the University of Delaware with a bachelor’s degree in English/journalism. She lives in Columbus, Ohio, with her husband and son.

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A new technique to regrow damaged cartilage is revolutionizing knee surgery

Doctors are using a coral-based material as an implant to heal patients suffering from knee pain.

Cannabis ice cream flavor gives new meaning to 'sugar high'

It's a nutty concoction created by an ice cream shop owner in Israel. And it's got a lot of people talking.

6 cities that are palindromes

In honor of Palindrome Week, we're highlighting cities whose names spell the same forward and backward.

For the first time, an Israeli is crowned European Champion

Lonah Chemtai Salpeter wins the 10,000-meter race and the country's first ever gold medal at the European Athletic Championships.

Thanks to Israeli tech, your Tommy Hilfiger jeans are going back to the future

It looks like a simple label sewn into your '90s-style pants, but it's actually a chip that unlocks a world of rewards.

Here's why Gal Gadot absolutely must play Hedy Lamarr in a TV series

The life of the legendary actress-turned-inventor is coming to the small screen, and we can't think of a better person to portray her than Wonder Woman herself.

Turns out using smaller plates doesn't actually help you eat less

A new study debunks the popular diet trick.

Our guide to the top U.S. restaurants that serve Israeli cuisine

We've rounded up the best places to experience the flavors and freshness of Mediterranean food.

Everything you need to know about the International Children's Games

This massive gathering of young athletes is happening in Israel for the first time this year.

Lego artist is displaying his massive sculptures all over the world

Sean Kenney, a certified Lego artist, creates incredible sculptures out of Legos. And one of his exhibits might be coming to your town.

America, get ready for Netta

The powerhouse singer from Israel who won Eurovision is about to make her big break in the States.

All the times Beyonce showed her love for Israeli fashion designers

Queen Bey has given her stamp of approval to several promising designers, catapulting them to success.

In this country, charging a small fee for plastic grocery bags is working

Plastic bag use has dropped 80 percent as a result. Is this the model for the rest of the world?

In this country, pregnant women get to move to the front of the line

Because waiting is hard. And if you're waiting for two, it's twice as hard.

Company to provide shock-absorbing wheelchairs for U.S. veterans

The chairs ease users over rough terrain, ensuring better performance and a smoother ride.