Nobel Prize in chemistry for development of lithium-ion battery

The winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry are John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2019, 10:07 PM

Hospital works to uncover source of germ that killed 3 preemies

Pennsylvania hospital trying to uncover source of bacteria which killed 3 premature infants and infected 5 others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/8/2019, 8:45 AM

Nobel Prize in Physiology, Medicine winners announced

Trio of researchers awarded Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for study of how human cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 12:45 PM

Microsoft: Iran-linked hackers tried to compromise US campaign

Microsoft says hacking group that appears to be linked to the Iranian government carried out a campaign against a US presidential campaign.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/4/2019, 8:40 PM

Israeli scientists say cure for diabetes coming soon

Betalin Therapeutics touts 'Engineered Micro Pancreas' as replacement for insulin injections for diabetes patients.Gary Willig, 10/2/2019, 8:39 PM

Israel seeks to feed growing global appetite for food-tech

Israeli scientist seeking to replace sugar with protein says he aims to 'heal the food we make.'Jonah Mandel, AFP, 9/28/2019, 9:03 PM

Israeli woman hospitalized after mistaking wasabi for avocado

60-year old woman goes to emergency room with 'unexpected chest pressure' after mistakenly eating wasabi at a wedding.Laura E. Adkins, JTA, 9/26/2019, 10:15 PM

Why is Fatah hiding its Facebook page?

Fatah, fearing Facebook would close its homepage due to anti-Semitism, support for terrorism and violence, hides page.Palestinian Media Watch, 9/26/2019, 4:52 PM

Child swallowed battery? Give honey immediately

New guideline recommends starting honey treatment at home and visiting emergency room immediately to prevent damage.Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2019, 2:59 PM

Health Ministry to ban sale of electronic cigarettes?

Health Ministry Director-General examines option to ban or limit sale of e-cigarettes - without passing a new law.Chana Roberts, 9/25/2019, 10:49 AM

FDA expands warning against use of blood pressure drug

Patients taking affected medication should contact their pharmacist or physician.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2019, 5:28 PM

Amazon launches in Israel

Global online retail giant launches its local delivery service in Israel. For the time being, the website is in English only.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 5:12 AM

Measles: One in ten patients requires hospitalization

Over half of measles patients are 0-5 years old, 12% of measles patients readmitted to hospital within three months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 10:42 AM

With silicon chips, the slower, the better

New research by Bar Ilan University combines sound and light waves in silicon chips to create a new type of signal processing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2019, 1:52 PM

Israel to ban flavored e-cigarettes?

Dep. Health Minister promises: 'I'll work to ban flavored cigarettes - after the elections.' Drs: 'No reason to insist on harming youth.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 9:29 AM

Israeli company seeks to print 3D meat

Redefine Meat raises $6 million for project to 'print' meat without use of animals.Gary Willig, 9/11/2019, 7:11 PM

Live: Apple Special Event

Cupertino calling. Join us for an Apple special event live from the Steve Jobs Theater on September 10 at 10 AM Pacific time,, 9/10/2019, 8:01 PM

Facebook's terror-promoting partnership with Fatah

Palestinian Media Watch's new report finds that "Facebook has chosen to be Fatah’s willing partner in 2019.”Palestinian Media Watch , 9/10/2019, 5:53 PM

CDC recommends avoiding e-cigarettes

CDC, FDA, investigating 'multistate outbreak' of severe pulmonary disease linked to vaping, urge avoiding the products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2019, 11:40 AM

Hadassah opens new pediatric bone marrow transplantation unit

“The new expanded unit will enable Hadassah to provide life-saving treatments to 51 additional children every year.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2019, 9:47 AM

First-ever Tel Aviv to Jerusalem electric train run

The electric train successfully traveled from the Tel Aviv HaHagana station to the Yitzhak Navon station in Jerusalem.Orly Harari, 9/6/2019, 3:15 PM

Rabbi Dr. Abraham Twerski to speak at Mayanei Hayeshua Hospital

World-renowned psychiatrist and author Dr. Twerski will speak on “The importance of self-esteem in mental health.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2019, 10:30 PM

UK teen loses vision and hearing due to junk food diet

Since age 10, Jake has eaten only French fries, Pringles, white bread and processed ham.Sara Rubenstein, 9/5/2019, 10:26 PM

Electric buses hit Jerusalem streets

Jerusalem passengers on the 15 bus route from the Central Bus Station to Talpiot will be the first to experience greener buses.Sara Rubenstein, 9/5/2019, 5:10 PM

Health Ministry to travelers to Uman: Vaccinate against measles

Ministry warns against measles outbreak in Ukraine, calling on those traveling there to make sure they are vaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2019, 4:49 PM

Israel Railways builds new cyber-monitoring center

New center to provide greater cyber-security to Israel's railways systems.Arutz Sheva Staff , 9/3/2019, 6:13 PM

New medication gives hope to myeloma patients

Groundbreaking treatment prevents the proliferation of cancerous cells.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 2:45 PM

Parents sue hospital for daughter's death

Parents sue Barzilai Medical Center after premature infant dies due to untreated birth defect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 12:12 PM

"Horrific" findings show patients' lives were put at risk

Former Health Ministry Comptroller says Israel Hayom's findings on Soroka 'raise concerns,' put lives at risk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2019, 11:24 AM

Israeli app helps residents locate bomb shelters

Navigation app maps out Israel's bomb shelters, helping protect residents in case of attack.i24News, 9/1/2019, 12:59 PM

Israel gives new hope to patients with multiple myeloma

Patients with deadly form of bone marrow cancer leading longer, better lives thanks to Israeli research.Larry Luxner/JTA, 8/26/2019, 9:30 PM

Task force: Ashkenazi women should be screened for cancer genes

Women whose ancestry is prone to BRCA mutations should be screened for genes linked to breast cancer, article in US medical journal asserts.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/21/2019, 8:01 PM

Israel seeks to beat PTSD with 'ecstasy' therapy

New trial program integrates intense psychotherapy with the active component of ecstasy to allow PTSD patients to start road to recovery.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 8/21/2019, 9:21 AM

Flu vaccines will only be available in November

Global delay to cause flu vaccines to reach Israel only in November, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 8:57 AM

What are the leading causes of death in Israel?

The leading cause of death in Israel for both men and women is cancer, as it is around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2019, 5:53 PM

MDA holds annual beach emergency training for the public

Program aims to raise awareness of risks at beach during summer, and give the public tools to handle drowning cases until MDA teams arrive.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 4:42 PM

Study: Hungary has highest rate of Ashkenazi genes after Israel

Genetic tests conducted in Hungary suggest that the relative prevalence there of Jewish genes is double that of the United States.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 8/13/2019, 10:46 PM

Why did the Health Ministry hide its report?

Health Ministry hides survey showing low levels of public satisfaction with health care system, says it is "only for internal use."Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 12:38 PM

Everything you wanted to know about document translation

How to ensure your documents or other texts receive the kind of professional translation you need.Sponsored Content, 8/13/2019, 10:54 AM

Defense Ministry launches innovation program for civilians

INNOFENSE is an innovation program for civilian, tech start-ups in the defense industry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2019, 11:29 PM

Flu alert: 'Israel is in for a tough winter'

Flu season expected to hit earlier than average, while vaccinations fail to include most common strain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2019, 3:00 PM

Baby hospitalized with pertussis

Two-month-old hospitalized with pertussis after parents fail to vaccinate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2019, 1:14 PM

Salesforce acquires Israel's ClickSoftware

Salesforce signs definitive agreement to acquire the Israeli ClickSoftware for approximately $1.35 billion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2019, 6:17 AM

Watch: Israeli satellite launched into space

Amos-17, which provides satellite communication services to Africa, launched from Cape Canaveral in Florida.Ben Ariel, 8/7/2019, 9:16 AM

Hordes of Earth's toughest creatures may now be living on Moon

Tardigrades can withstand extreme temperatures, and may survive a long time on Earth's nearest neighbor, following Israeli moon mission.Issam Ahmed, AFP, 8/7/2019, 8:07 AM

AI makes 'DeepFake' videos more difficult to detect

The latest in artificial intelligence: 'Deep Fake' videos.i24News, 8/6/2019, 4:56 PM

Amazon buys Israeli startup for $60 million

US tech giant purchases Israeli company E8 Storage, which develops high-speed data storage technology.Gary Willig, 7/31/2019, 6:10 PM

Woman with multi-system failure diagnosed with leptospirosis

A 30-year old woman is hospitalized after being exposed to rodent secretions in her home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2019, 11:46 AM

Hebrew U's new MRI can 'see' molecular changes in the brain

Not just images: New technique provides molecular info about brain tissue, enabling noninvasive identification of early signs of disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 12:20 PM

WHO: Ban smoking e-cigarettes indoors

In report on global tobacco epidemic, World Health Organization notes progress, urges governments to ban marketing of e-cigarettes.Chana Roberts, 7/29/2019, 1:18 PM

Teva will receive $50m from former directors for bribery fines

Former Teva executives will pay shareholders $50 million in compensation for fines the co. was forced to pay for bribery charges.Sara Rubenstein, 7/26/2019, 9:22 AM

Insider testimony: Google is politically biased

Senior Google engineer: "I see execs go to Congress and say that it’s not manipulated, not political. I’m just so sure that’s not true."Dalit Halevy, 7/25/2019, 9:02 AM

Japan's largest insurance company to work with Israeli companies

Harel Insurance Group was chosen by Japan’s largest insurance company Tokio Marine Holdings to help find Israeli hi-tech companies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2019, 5:54 PM

Watch: A solution against forgetting children in cars

Yad Sarah loans out device attached to key chain which activates alarm when 10 meters from sensor on baby's car seat - preventing tragedy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 1:05 PM

Only 66% of one-year-olds are vaccinated

New Health Ministry report on early childhood care, hospital wait times, shows improvement in health care, but leaves much to be desired.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2019, 8:33 AM

E-cigarettes may damage the brain's stem cells, research shows

New research shows high levels of nicotine prevalent in e-cigarettes may be doing irreversible damage to human brains.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2019, 2:19 PM

MDA's 'First Seven Minutes' project reaches the US

Project aims to impart MDA knowledge and experience in communities around the world, providing them with tools for dealing with emergencies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2019, 11:29 AM