Israel to combat measles with earlier vaccines for 2-year-olds?

Committee of experts proposes Health Ministry offer second dose of measles vaccine at two years instead of in first grade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2019, 10:05 AM

Laser eye surgery: Safety in the most successful kind of surgery

Three and a half decades since laser eye surgery was introduced, advance technology has helped push rate of success to nearly 100%.Sponsored Content, 7/14/2019, 6:23 PM

Facebook slapped with highest fine in history

Facebook will pay a $5 billion fine for privacy violations, reports say. Critics: 'This isn't a fine, it's a favor to Facebook.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2019, 9:48 PM

Google to purchase Israeli cloud storage company

Google to acquire Elastifile Ltd. in a deal valued at approximately $200 million.Elad Benari, 7/10/2019, 6:05 AM

The future is here: Flying cars

Dreaming of flying home over traffic jams? The dream seems closer than ever: Flying cars, coming soon?Matanel Roth, 7/9/2019, 7:30 PM

Remortgage market continues to grow

Market for remortgages in UK continues to grow at fast rate with 53,624 remortgages in May, up from 52,745 in April.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/9/2019, 5:12 PM

NatWest to offer interest-free CC for large shopping purchases

Bank plans to offer interest-free repayment plan to pay off large purchases through installment method rather than normal CC interest rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 5:33 PM

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets Dr. Mike in Jerusalem

Internet celebrity Dr. Mike describes excitement at seeing medical breakthroughs being made in Israel and meeting IsraelisHezki Baruch, 7/7/2019, 2:59 PM

Celebrity 'Save a Child's Heart' doctor visits Israel

Dr. Mike, an Instagram celebrity, visits Israeli hospital, praises how staff 'overcome politics and geography to save children's lives.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2019, 3:34 PM

Watch: Why is the Dead Sea so salty?

New research explains why salt crystals are piling up on the deepest parts of the Dead Sea’s floor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2019, 9:27 AM

Dedicating helicopter to Eilat patients 'will save lives'

Deputy Health Minister demands PM Netanyahu dedicate helicopter to flying Eilat patients to Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 11:44 AM

First-of-its-kind operation in Jerusalem saves newborn's life

Infant born with herniated diaphragm saved at Hadassah Hospital, thanks to advanced, micro-invasive procedure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 9:26 AM

'Iran is the main threat to cybersecurity in the Middle East'

Most Israeli companies are aware of cyber threats, have not suffered damage from attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 2:50 PM

'Beresheet 2' will not fly to the moon

SpaceIL decides that sending another spacecraft to the moon is not enough of a challenge, despite original Beresheet's rough lunar landing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 10:13 PM

South Africa looks to Israeli water tech to fight drought

Amid devastating drought, South African project selects Israel's Watergen generators, which create drinking water - from thin air.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2019, 12:02 PM

E-cigarette explodes in mouth of teen, shattering teeth and jaw

A prestigious medical journal publicizes the case of a 17-year old from Nevada to warn the public about the dangers of vaping.Sara Rubenstein, 6/21/2019, 9:58 AM

First cannabis inhaler unveiled by Tel Aviv pharma tech co.

The first metered-dose inhaler in the world is launched after 8 years of clinical trials and regulatory approval processes and $83 million.Sara Rubenstein, 6/20/2019, 8:19 PM

Hadassah immunologist saves Israeli boy from allergy to light

The fact A. was outside bathed in sunshine and not protected by dark clothing represented nothing short of a medical miracle.Larry Luxner, JTA, 6/20/2019, 8:28 AM

New agreement places Israel at the forefront of cyber action

Israel is beginning a new phase in its support with cybersecurity for the developing worldArutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2019, 1:24 PM

Oxygen monitoring device wins prize at Hackathon

Solution for wearable device to better monitor infants' oxygen levels wins Jerusalem College of Technology’s 2nd Annual Women’s Hackathon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2019, 1:07 PM

'Fortnite video game leading kids to take real-life risks'

Israeli power company warns that popular video game encourages children to climb electric poles for stunts.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 6/14/2019, 10:06 AM

Facebook stocks drop following email leak

Facebook INC uncovers emails showing CEO Mark Zuckerberg may have been involved in controversial privacy practices.Gary Willig, 6/12/2019, 8:23 PM

'In the right place at the right time'

Medics, guests at event, save life of 71 year old man during his grandson's Bar Mitzvah after hearing cries for help from adjacent hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2019, 6:20 PM

Israeli women having more babies, but fewer twins

Fertility treatments for younger women more successful, rates of twin, triplet pregnancies dropping.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2019, 9:21 AM

NASA to open space station for commercial businesses

Want to go to space? NASA may enable 2 private, commercial missions each year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2019, 6:01 PM

Caution! Charge your cell phone correctly

Is your cell phone battery dying faster than usual? You may be charging it incorrectly.Metanel Rot, 6/7/2019, 3:24 PM

Red Sea countries to launch coral reef joint research center

Red Sea Transnational Research Center will include partners from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Eritrea, Sudan, Yemen, Israel, and Djibouti.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 7:59 AM

EU awards 742 million euro to 1,062 Israeli science projects

Special recognition award given to 423 Israeli companies and researchers that won the Horizon 2020 grant in 2018.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2019, 8:29 PM

Report: 66% of Israelis exposed to secondhand smoke

Nearly half of smokers smoke more than 10 cigarettes a day; lack of law enforcement allows 66% of Israelis to suffer from secondhand smoke.Chana Roberts, 6/5/2019, 12:13 PM

First cath lab opens in northern neighborhoods of J'lem

Hadassah Mount Scopus inaugurates first advanced cardiac catheterization unit serving Jerusalem’s northern neighborhoods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2019, 10:30 AM

Mumps outbreak in central Israel

Health Ministry vaccinates high school students in Modi'in after several of their peers fall ill with mumps.Chana Roberts, 5/29/2019, 4:46 PM

These Israeli companies are trying to solve tough medical issues

Israel Innovation Authority, Ministry of Economy and Industry invest over 25 million NIS in innovative medical technology companies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2019, 3:05 PM

HP using Israeli cybersecurity technology on its new computers

In $150 billion deal, Israeli company provides malware protection software for HP's newest computers.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/28/2019, 10:23 PM

Mosquitoes with West Nile virus identified in southern Israel

Mosquitoes infected with West Nile virus discovered in Arava region. Government calls on local authorities to increase monitoring.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 3:37 PM

Smoking kills someone every 4 seconds

Every year, 165,000 children worldwide die due to secondhand smoke - and a whopping 20% of all cancer cases are linked to smoking.Chana Roberts, 5/28/2019, 1:42 PM

What kind of beer did Pharaoh drink?

Team of scientists from Hebrew U, Israel’s Antiquities Authority, Tel Aviv U and Bar-Ilan U create ancient alcohol from ancient yeast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2019, 3:21 PM

US issues 90-day license allowing business with Huawei

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei promises company 'won't be affected' by US ban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2019, 3:47 PM

Life-saving solution for MDA ambulances wins hackathon prize

The 3rd annual Great Minds Hackathon, which ended Friday, also saw challenges presented by Intel, IBM, and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 12:15 PM

How can Whatsapp users stay secure against hackers?

Recently, Financial Times reported hackers able to get into our phones through Whatsapp. How can we, as users, stop this?i24News, 5/19/2019, 3:47 PM

Medical cannabis at your local pharmacy without a license

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman decides to remove cannabis from the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance.Sara Rubenstein, 5/16/2019, 10:50 PM

'Why wouldn't we vaccinate our children?'

NYC posts message from director of kosher soup kitchen network in the city urging Orthodox Jewish community to vaccinate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 8:03 PM

Ambulance birthday bash

MDA medics who regularly drive elderly woman to hospital for dialysis treatment prepare her surprise on ambulance for her 81st birthday.Orli Harari, 5/14/2019, 2:55 PM

Flying to Ukraine? You may want to think again

Health Ministry issues travel advisory for five countries with measles outbreaks, asks travelers to reconsider plans.Chana Roberts, 5/14/2019, 2:24 PM

First time in Israel: Cardiac catheterization on tiny baby

Medical team at Hadassah hospital successfully performs procedure on baby delivered in 26th week of pregnancy, weighing less than 2 pounds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2019, 9:36 AM

Israeli study: Facebook can cause depression

Facebook lowers self-esteem, new study finds, such that 15 minutes of surfing is enough to increase chances of depression.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2019, 8:21 AM

Rivlin thanks astronaut for plans to bring Israeli flag to space

Israeli president thanks Jessica Meir over her plans to bring Israeli flag into space in September flight.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 5/14/2019, 7:35 AM

Genesis Prize Foundation grants $1 million toward Beresheet 2

Beresheet project is 'exactly why' Genesis Prize was established, co-founder Stan Polovets says.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/13/2019, 7:56 AM

Israeli gov't will fund Beresheet 2 with over $5 million

'Project Beresheet mesmerized and united all the citizens of Israel in anticipation of its successful landing on the moon.'Sara Rubenstein, 5/5/2019, 8:22 PM

A 3D printed communication device for smart homes

First-ever fully functional 3D printed IoT communication device can now shorten development times for IoT devices by up to 90%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2019, 1:32 PM

Measles outbreak tops 700, highest since 1994

Worst measles outbreak in US in 25 years hitting New York haredi community hardest. CDC says high level of unvaccinated kids to blame.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 4/30/2019, 7:53 AM

People with ADHD eat less healthily

People with ADHD tend to eat 'whatever they see around,' new study says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2019, 10:31 AM

Israeli researchers: 'Spider-Man' movies decrease spider phobia

2 Israeli researchers found exposing people to short clips of 'Spider-Man' and 'Ant-Man' films reduced their phobias of spiders and ants.Gabe Friedman, JTA, 4/25/2019, 9:19 AM

El Al sets up special vaccination clinic at Ben Gurion Airport

Israel’s Health Ministry orders local airlines to vaccinate staff against measles.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/23/2019, 7:35 AM

Condition of El Al flight attendant with measles worsens

43-year-old otherwise healthy woman in a coma with encephalitis, a swelling of the brain, as a result of measlesSara Rubenstein, 4/19/2019, 1:12 AM

New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

Bar-Ilan researchers discover that bacteria 'sense' pregnancy and the need to assist babies in breaking down the sugar in mother's milk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 10:10 AM

Investigation points to causes of Beresheet lunar crash

Preliminary investigation shows malfunction inhibited proper engine activation, leading to Beresheet's crash.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 9:54 AM

Hebrew U scientists reveal new 'decoy' method to fight cancer

Researchers at Hebrew U create decoy molecules that block RNA-binding proteins from spreading cancer. 'A new approach to the war on cancer.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2019, 9:45 AM