First-ever implant treats heart failure at Israeli hospital

Unique Israeli device offers hope to those suffering diastolic heart failure, Haifa hospital becomes first to use innovative heart solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2017, 1:00 PM

Can a backpack charge your laptop?

Never run out of battery again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 12:10 PM

Israeli-American company's big exit

American pharmaceutical giant buys company which is developing way to use patients' own immune system to kill cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2017, 2:47 PM

Samsung launches Galaxy Note 8

New smartphone includes unique features such as a 6.3 inch large "infinity display" and dual cameras on the back.Gary Willig, 8/23/2017, 7:27 PM

Secrets of start-up financing

How Israeli start-ups are getting access to fast-growth-financing., 8/21/2017, 5:57 PM

Erdan against exporting medical marijuana

Internal Security Minister warns that shipments liable to be diverted to criminals, after Health Ministry recommends allowing it.Tzvi Lev, 8/14/2017, 2:59 PM

New Israeli app fights 'forgotten baby syndrome'

App aims to stop the deadly phenomenon of parents forgetting their children in hot cars.Tzvi Lev, 8/13/2017, 11:43 AM

How the Jews nearly wiped out Tay-Sachs

Here's how doctors took the number of Tay-Sachs patients from overflowing hospital wards with a waiting list - down to nearly zero.JTA, 8/12/2017, 8:46 PM

Israeli exit

Australian company buys Israeli game developer for $500 million.Tal Polon, 8/10/2017, 9:07 AM

Israeli teens indicted for wave of global cyber attacks

Israeli teenagers charged with wave of cyber attacks hitting computer servers tens of thousands of times, causing heavy financial losses.Orly Harari, 8/8/2017, 1:31 PM

'That's not PC': Google engineer fired for memo on gender

Google employee fired over memo acknowledging that men, women are biologically different.Tzvi Lev, 8/8/2017, 11:37 AM

Mexican company to buy 80% of Israeli irrigation leader

Mexican company Mexichem is to buy 80 percent of Israel's world-leading micro-irrigation firm Netafim for $1.5 billion.AFP, 8/8/2017, 10:15 AM

Israel to subsidize HIV prevention drug

Health fund subsidizes anti-AIDS drug, offering patients to pay a few hundred each month instead of a few thousand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2017, 1:53 PM

Why you should fear skin cancer – and how to avoid it

As skin cancer rates skyrocket, Israeli and American researchers team up to find a cure. Will immunotherapy be it?JTA, 8/5/2017, 8:50 PM

Israeli researchers identify cause of rare disorder

Team of Israeli, US, researchers successfully identifies a single gene which causes a rare and severe neurological disorder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2017, 10:37 AM

Study: Number of blind people globally to triple by 2050

More patients are vision-impaired than ever before; new study suggests how countries can lessen the health burden and improve lives.Nissan Tzur, 8/4/2017, 7:58 AM

New from the Jewish brain: A brain-on-chip

Groundbreaking Israeli scientist who developed a liver-on-chip says he will have a brain- and heart-on chip ready by 2018.Guy Cohen, 8/3/2017, 4:58 PM

Kitchen spice helps woman beat cancer

After conventional treatments fail, 67-year-old woman tries capsules of a kitchen spice - and beats cancer.Chana Roberts, 8/2/2017, 8:39 AM

Major deal inked between US, Israeli companies on cyber-defense

CyberReadyUSA signs deal with Israeli Electric Corporation to learn how to defend against cyber attacks.Tzvi Lev, 8/1/2017, 11:45 AM

Study: Drinking alcohol reduces risk of diabetes

A new study suggests that moderate wine consumption could reduce the risk of diabetes.Arutz Sheva staff, 7/30/2017, 4:01 PM

Colorectal cancer risk may be related to weight in adolescence

Huge cohort study finds overweight, obese teens have 50% higher risk of colorectal cancers down the line.Chana Roberts, 7/28/2017, 11:15 AM

Israel's health system ranks as one of the best globally

Comparative study shows Israelis enjoy top health care, but need to work on environmental protection.Chana Roberts, 7/28/2017, 8:59 AM

Teva to lay off 350 employees in Israel

Teva to lay off some of its 7,000 employees in Israel it reorganizes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2017, 5:42 AM

Class action lawsuit against Facebook for privacy violations

25,000 users seek right to sue Facebook together in Europe for tracking them even when they used other websites.Gary Willig, 7/21/2017, 10:12 AM

Microscopic silk cocoons may facilitate drug design

Latest development by joint Israeli-British-Swiss team could revolutionize the way we take medication.Weizmann Institute of Science, 7/20/2017, 3:21 PM

California, Tel Aviv firms to jointly develop cannabis therapies

Israel 'at forefront of cannabinoid-based research in world' and therefore is 'perfect place to start development of these products.'Mordechai Sones, 7/19/2017, 12:31 PM

Blue light from screens harms sleep - but red light doesn't

New study shows that screens before bed aren't the problem - the blue light they emit is. What can we do to lessen the screens' effects?Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2017, 9:46 AM

Israeli 'mental first-aid' method goes international

'The given is that we can't stop the threat. What we can do is stop the helplessness.'AFP, 7/18/2017, 1:56 PM

Will Israel subsidize the new anti-AIDS drug?

Israeli government approves new anti-AIDS drug meant to prevent healthy people - especially homosexuals - from contracting HIV.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 1:31 PM

​​​​​​​Study reveals elevated cancer risk in Holocaust survivors

Longitudinal study shows Holocaust survivors born in occupied countries have highest risk, those denied compensation from gov't have lowest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 7:57 AM

Teva expected to name new CEO

Teva Pharmaceutical expected to name Pascal Soriot as its next CEO, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 3:37 AM

Iceberg size of Delaware breaks off of Antarctica ice shelf

The iceberg, one of the largest ever recorded, weighs 1.12 trillion tons and covers more than 2,300 square miles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2017, 6:52 PM

Two new EMTs deliver baby on first-ever call

2 Israeli emergency medical volunteers finish training course - and deliver a baby on their very first day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2017, 10:02 AM

Super-STD has no cure - and it's spreading

Antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea can cause permanent damage - and it appears to be spreading.Chana Roberts, 7/10/2017, 9:22 AM

Supreme Court rejects new ward for children with cancer

Court rejects demands of parents of children with cancer to open new ward in capital following during Hadassah crisis.Gary Willig, 7/9/2017, 10:27 PM

'Improving wheat yield and quality essential for food supply'

Wild wheat genome sequencing provides ‘time tunnel’ capable of boosting future food production and safety.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 7:13 AM

2 Israeli Nobel Prize winners save Chicago lawyer's life

Israeli cancer research leads to life-saving drug - and a grateful patient joins the Israel Cancer Research Fund.JTA, 7/6/2017, 11:17 AM

New research shows olive oil may help prevent Alzheimer's

Study shows mice who receive extra-virgin olive oil do better on tests, have better memory, and have better-preserved neurons.Chana Roberts, 7/5/2017, 3:26 PM

Health Ministry cautions against toxic children's products

Ministry says that poisonous chemicals exist in some children's jewelry - and current safety regulations are inadequate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 9:05 AM

Hackers target Israeli hospitals

Wave of cyber attacks affecting Western countries makes its way to Israeli hospitals - where it gets stopped short.Nitsan Keidar, 6/29/2017, 12:12 PM

Love grapes? Watch out for phosphorus

Mother and son eat unwashed grapes, suffer organic phosphorus poisoning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 12:48 PM

Mossad to invest millions in Israeli start ups

Libertad to invest in cutting edge R&D programs and allow Mossad to use new technologies developed by entrepreneurs in the start-up nation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 4:30 PM

Israeli innovation feeds the world - with more fish protein

Hebrew University researcher finds a new way to grow larger fish to feed the expanding world population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2017, 2:43 PM

Consumer privacy expert qualifies Google announcement

'Most people think email should be private, just like a letter sent through postal mail.'Mordechai Sones, 6/27/2017, 12:15 AM

Google to stop reading private emails

Software giant announces the end to the policy of 'scanning' content of Gmail users to create personalized ads.Gary Willig, 6/26/2017, 4:24 PM

Government halts research on Haifa pollution

Health, Environment ministries say research investigating connection between Haifa pollution and higher morbidity needs to be redone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 3:06 PM

Parents didn't vaccinate, daughter suffers neurological damage

Unimmunized 4-year-old falls ill with pneumococcal disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 2:11 PM

'You saved my life - please come to my son's wedding'

MDA volunteer invited to wedding of son of heart attack victim he provided life saving assistance to.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 6:43 PM

Algorithm leads to dramatic improvement in drug discovery times

Algorithm by Hebrew U. researchers cuts through vast number of possible solutions to shorten drug discovery times from years to months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2017, 1:07 PM

Health Ministry: Israel well-protected from Polio outbreak

The Health Ministry says its closely monitoring polio cases in East Syria but says very slim chance of polio outbreak in IsraelGuy Cohen, 6/21/2017, 10:26 PM

Israeli company that makes water from air launches pilot program

Water-Gen, which captures humidity from the air, launches pilot program to help Florida deal with severe drought.JTA, 6/21/2017, 8:33 PM

Polio outbreak in Syria

World Health Organization reports 17 cases of polio in Syria since May, mostly in ISIS-controlled areas.Guy Cohen, Chana Roberts, 6/21/2017, 8:38 AM

Google: We haven't done enough to stop terrorism

Google outlines new steps to fight online terrorism. Minister Erdan: This is a revolution.Nitsan Keidar, 6/20/2017, 1:07 AM

Careful: Coconut oil may not be safe

New study shows coconut oil has high levels of saturated fat, researchers suggest using sunflower, olive oil instead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2017, 1:58 PM

Study shows marriage improves survival rates

British study finds married people more likely to live even if they suffer from diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2017, 7:07 AM

5 Israeli advances that could transform cancer treatment

Five promising areas Israeli researchers are studying in their quest for better cancer detection and treatment.JTA, 6/15/2017, 7:31 AM

It's more important than ever to raise children who read

Getting the digital generation hooked on books.Dr. Nitza Dori, 6/14/2017, 10:39 AM