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

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