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

Rothstein: 'Hard to accept doctors abandoning child patients'

Hadassah director Professor Zeev Rothstein defends his decision to hire new doctors for Hemato-Oncology unit after 6 senior doctors resign.Yoel Domb, 6/13/2017, 4:37 PM

Report: Syrians treated in Israel carrying resistant bacteria

Study shows nearly 80% of Syrian children brought for treatment in Israel are carriers of bacteria resistant to antibiotics.Shimon Cohen, 6/13/2017, 8:18 AM

Hebrew U wins tender to build quantum communications system

Research at Israel’s leading quantum science center paves the way for massive improvements in computation speed and secure communication.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 9:06 AM

Does daycare harm children's development?

Studies show long hours in daycare lead to high cortisol levels, harm children's emotional development.Shoshana Heiman, 6/10/2017, 11:19 PM

How Britain’s hung Parliament will benefit Israeli Start-ups

Though a hung Parliament may not bode well for Britain, Israeli start-ups stand to benefit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2017, 9:47 PM

Hebrew U. places in 99th percentile of world universities

Ranking positions Hebrew University among the top 1% of world’s 26,000 institutions of higher education.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 12:03 PM

Smoking making a comeback in Israel?

Health Ministry's annual report notes biggest single-year rise in smoking rate among Israelis in more than a decade.JTA, 6/8/2017, 7:28 AM

Netanyahu meets eBay President

Netanyahu and eBay's Devin Wenig discuss possibilities for expanding eBay's research and development in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2017, 4:16 AM

'Fixing a damaged heart'

Administering “young matrix” molecules to damaged mouse hearts led to muscle repair.Weizmann Institute of Science, 6/5/2017, 6:01 PM

Some lollipops may present a choking hazard

'Carmit' candy company warns certain lollipops may present choking hazard.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 11:05 AM

Strauss recalls chocolate 'Milky' puddings

Chocolate puddings sold in packages of eight are being removed from shelves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 10:07 AM

Five measles cases in Jerusalem

Five Jerusalem women aged 20-40 fall ill with measles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 9:38 AM

'We need to minimize the risks'

Israel’s government takes climate change seriously. Here's how.JTA, 6/4/2017, 7:18 AM

NASA to launch mission to Sun in 2018

NASA renames mission to Sun after living scientist, explains mission will explore Sun's atmosphere and its effects on Earth's power grid.Chana Roberts, 5/31/2017, 9:24 PM

Israeli drug achieves dramatic results with lung, colon cancer

Eliminates 70% carcinogenic cells in recent molecular biology experiments; Gammora research named 'outstanding cancer research paper'.Mordechai Sones, 5/22/2017, 9:09 PM

Zika case in Israel

Holon resident contracts Zika virus abroad. 20 Israelis have contracted the virus in other countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2017, 8:39 PM

Self-organization makes for efficient separation

A new, water-based, recyclable membrane filters all types of nanoparticles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2017, 8:41 PM

Rare genetic defect may lead to cancer drug

A lack of the protein citrin slows children’s growth; blocking it in cancer slows tumor growth.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2017, 2:28 PM

Getting rid of old cells

Understanding why cells refuse to die may lead to treatments for age-related disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2017, 11:07 AM

Is North Korea behind cyber attack?

Symantec Corp and Kaspersky Lab looking into clues that may connect last weekend’s global cyber attack to North Korea.Ben Ariel, 5/16/2017, 5:06 AM

74 countries hit by huge cyber attack

Massive cyber attack targets Britain's health system, telecommunications companies in Spain and Russia, among others.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/12/2017, 10:23 PM

Rivlin receives special copy of medical journal on Israel

President Reuven Rivlin receives copy of special issue of renowned 'Lancet' medical publicationGary Willig, 5/11/2017, 4:03 PM

Watch: Plastics turned into roads around the world

A Scottish startup company has implemented a new plan to use waste as an ingredient for asphalt., 5/11/2017, 1:56 PM

Prosthetics that see?

Researchers have developed a way prosthetic arms can identify objects, using a camera., 5/9/2017, 12:45 PM

Facebook to recruit 3000 new workers

Facebook announces it will recruit 3000 new workers to monitor content delivered by live broadcast.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 10:24 PM

'Fighting for our children's lives'

Parents of child cancer patients at Hadassah hospital concerned that patients will be left without treatment, term it a 'death sentence.'Benny Toker, 5/3/2017, 7:54 PM

New Microsoft laptop competes with Apple's 'Macbook'

Microsoft's newest laptop targets students who might otherwise use Apple's product., 5/3/2017, 3:27 PM

New drilling technology makes surgery a lot safer

Scientists create a drill that can hasten the surgical process by up to 2 hours., 5/2/2017, 2:15 PM

Scientists discover new ways to help premature babies

Recent scientific breakthroughs allow an animal fetus to grow in an artificial womb., 4/27/2017, 1:58 PM

Scientists conduct new studies of Saturn

The Cassini satellite probe discovers new information on Saturn's rings and atmosphere., 4/27/2017, 1:49 PM

Government looks to encourage doctors to move to periphery

Finance and Health ministries allocate grants to doctors in periphery as part of program to promote medicine in outlying places.Hezky Baruch, 4/25/2017, 3:00 PM

Children from fertility treatments at risk for juvenile cancers

Ben Gurion University, Soroka researchers reveal that children born from fertility and IVF treatments at greater risk for juvenile cancers.Ido Ben Porat, 4/25/2017, 2:31 PM

The Israeli BDS website

Weizmann Institute unveils its Building Dialog through Science (BDS) website highlighting the dangers the BDS movement poses to science.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 10:18 AM

Research: Grandchildren of Holocaust survivors have more anxiety

Research checks reaction of high schoolers to ISIS videos on the internet, finds differences between descendants of survivors and others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 1:34 PM

US spacecraft to dive into Saturn's rings in 'grand finale'

12 years of Saturn research come to an end as scientists wait for the last few questions to be answered.Chana Roberts, 4/22/2017, 10:33 PM

Counting the Omer in the digital age

A new app is seeking to utilize the benefits of the digital age to expose the Jewish practice of 'counting the Omer' to a wider audience.Uzi Baruch, 4/20/2017, 11:35 AM

Israeli high schoolers build satellite sent to space by NASA

A group of Israeli high schoolers built a nanosatellite and sent it to space to study the atmosphere as part of an international project.Yoel Domb, 4/19/2017, 3:37 PM

Israeli innovation prevents advertising on terror sites

Is your business indirectly funding terror? New Israeli application helps advertisers block their ads appearing on terror or indecent sites.Yoel Domb, 4/18/2017, 12:24 PM

Islamists, Neo-Nazis on videogame service discuss killing Jews

Steam videogame platform rife with anti-Semites discussing what it would be like to kill Jews, watchdog finds.Gary Willig, 4/16/2017, 9:02 PM

NASA: Saturn moon can sustain life

NASA has announced that Enceladus, a tiny moon near Saturn, is capable of hosting life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2017, 10:18 PM

Watch: The children of today meet the technology of yesteryear

What do children raised in the age of the smartphone think of classic computer systems of the 1980s?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2017, 2:41 PM

New research center focuses on the effects of cannabinoids

Hebrew University launches multidisciplinary center for cannabinoid research.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2017, 2:22 PM

Israeli company provides water to India, Vietnam-from thin air

Water Gen, an Israeli company, signs deal to produce drinking water in countries with water shortages by extracting water from the air.JTA, 4/4/2017, 7:36 PM

Netanyahu: Strength will lead to peace

'At the end of the day, this will ensure our ability to make peace with our neighbors, because peace is not made with the weak.'Tal Polon, 4/4/2017, 2:10 PM

New study raises questions about baby formula

2003 baby formula tragedy shows researchers importance of B1 to infant development, proves baby formula needs to be regulated.Chana Roberts, 4/3/2017, 1:31 PM

Researchers find method of hacking network - via office scanner

A simple table scanner can become a 'back door' into a company's computer network, enabling cyber-attacks, new research finds.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 4/2/2017, 10:44 AM

Number of autistic patients triples in a single decade

In a single decade, the number of Israelis diagnosed with autism triples; 80% are male and under age 24.Yedidya Ben-Or, 4/2/2017, 9:38 AM

Haredi entrepreneurs wow tech world at NYC expo

Company integrates haredi techies into start-up world. 'This is the future of the haredi community,' says Kamatech founder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2017, 4:21 PM

Warning: Measles spreading across Europe

WHO warns low immunization rates leading to measles outbreaks, asks public to get immunized.Chana Roberts, 3/29/2017, 2:16 PM

These cute caterpillars can poison your child

What is a pine processionary? And what should you do if you come in contact with one?Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 11:23 AM

New survey shows high rates of iodine deficiency in Israel

New national survey shows 62% of school-age children and 85% of pregnant women have low iodine intakes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2017, 3:41 PM

Risky surgery saves baby's life

Surgeons work tirelessly to save baby's life after his twin becomes diseased.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2017, 12:26 PM

Ever wanted to know what your body looks like on the inside?

A new teaching app can show you an inside look of your body., 3/20/2017, 3:49 PM