'I was able to save my daughter because of grandma's collapse'

Near-tragedy inspired Yisrael Amar to join United Hatzalah emergency team. Two weeks later, he used his training to save his own daughter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2017, 12:20 PM

Robot tells human: You've watched too many Hollywood movies

Saudi Arabia grants citizenship to robot, which says it feels 'honored' by the 'unique distinction.'Chana Roberts, 10/30/2017, 9:03 AM

Study: Martial arts can reduce aggressive tendencies in youth

Researchers at Bar-Ilan University find that traditional martial arts training may be effective as a rehabilitative intervention.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2017, 2:49 PM

Patient dies during heart transplant

54-year old man dies during complex operation to replace artificial heart valve with heart donated by deceased donor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2017, 9:39 PM

Israeli researchers discover Alzheimer’s trigger

Researchers at Be'er Sheva's Ben-Gurion University discover protein which may be key to preventing Alzheimer's.Ben-Gurion University via JTA, 10/21/2017, 7:47 PM

Solving the driverless car safety challenge with certainty

This is what society and governments need to do before driverless cars can become a reality. Opinion.A. Shashua, S. Shalev-Shwartz, 10/18/2017, 10:15 AM

Israeli startup aims to create on-demand electric planes

Electric jet startup could become 'Uber in the sky.'AFP, 10/18/2017, 8:45 AM

Israeli researchers target, shrink metastasized growths

Bar Ilan researchers discover enzyme supporting metastatic cells, develop compound to eliminate them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2017, 7:56 AM

First babies are born in Ashdod's new hospital

Two local women give birth to baby boys in Ashdod's brand-new Assuta Hospital.Haim Lev , 10/16/2017, 4:13 PM

3 Jerusalem-area children suffer relapsing fever

Children from Kfar Eldad diagnosed with fever caused by certain Borrelia bacteria. Children likely picked up bacteria while spelunking.Orly Harari, 10/16/2017, 2:12 PM

Child who 'died' dances on stage 5 days later

'I didn’t want to tell the parents at the time, but their boy was clinically dead, and he was brought back from the brink.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2017, 2:52 PM

Likud MK: Health Minister ignoring me

MK Nava Boker says Health Minister Litzman ignored her requests to cooperate on initiative providing free dental care to all Israelis.Shimon Cohen, 10/9/2017, 10:12 AM

Nobel Prize awarded to 3 Americans for 'gravitational waves'

Nobel Prize in physics awarded to US professors instrumental in developing detector of ripples in spacetime predicted by Einstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2017, 2:11 PM

Amazon expanding Israel activities

Internet giant to launch Alexa Shopping research and development group in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2017, 5:16 AM

Nobel Prize for solving mystery of why humans sleep

'Sleep experts' win 2017 Nobel Prize in Medicine for solving mystery of circadian rhythms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/2/2017, 3:02 PM

Negev's only hospital doesn't serve everyone equally

Negev residents say only local hospital discriminates against members of 3 of Israel's 4 insurance companies.Chana Roberts, 10/2/2017, 8:33 AM

A healthy fast

Tips from a doctor for an easy, healthy Yom Kippur fast.Dr. Yitzhak Glick, 9/29/2017, 1:51 PM

Dozens of Jerusalem volunteers seek to 'drive' cancer away

Volunteer organization pays for expensive medications not covered by insurance, drives cancer patients to and from hospitals.Uzi Baruch, 9/29/2017, 10:20 AM

Israelis work with Google to stop cellphone hackers

New chip prevents cellphone hackers from attacking phone systems. Researcher says 'there's no way for a phone to detect it's under attack.'Uzi Baruch, 9/28/2017, 11:04 AM

Suspicion: Donations in exchange for organ transplant

Four members of an organ transplant NGO were arrested for providing transplants in exchange for money.Tzvi Lev, 9/25/2017, 3:48 PM

How did Israel become a world leader in medical marijuana?

How Israel has taken the world to new 'highs' when it comes to medical marijuana research.Tzvi Lev, 9/19/2017, 12:00 PM

'You cannot give medical tourists preference over Israelis'

'Hotam' organization demands Knesset forbid preferential treatment of Palestinian Arabs, medical tourists, at Israelis' expense.Yedidya Ben-Or, 9/14/2017, 9:05 AM

An Israeli doctor at the World Health Organization

Deputy Director-General of Israel's Health Ministry elected to Executive Committee of the World Health Organization.Reut Hadar, 9/14/2017, 12:06 AM

Watch: New iPhone revealed.

Apple presents its new iPhone 8, as well as the mysterious 'iPhone X.'Uzi Baruch, 9/12/2017, 8:09 PM

'Start Up Nation' creates miracle, eliminates tremors painlessly

Israeli hospital Rambam Health Care Campus is now treating tremors resulting from Parkinson's disease with a high success rate.Infomercial, 9/7/2017, 11:38 PM

Man hangs between life and death - because of ticks

Hospital suspects typhus, begins treatment before laboratory results arrive.Orly Harari, 9/6/2017, 11:55 AM

Haifa opthalmologist continues to help patients after his death

Dr. Michael Gilboa of Haifa's Rambam Hospital Ophthalmology Department donated his corneas to patients in need.Ido Ben Porat, 9/5/2017, 1:23 PM

Tel Aviv becoming R&D hub for corporate giants

Report conducted by the city finds that number of international R&D centers in Tel Aviv has doubled over the last 5 years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/5/2017, 12:12 PM

Health Ministry warns of new salmonella outbreak

Up to 11 million eggs could be contaminated with dangerous strain of salmonella - most of them have already reached supermarkets.David Rosenberg, 9/5/2017, 10:54 AM

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