Bill: Tougher fines for pranks on emergency hotlinesTerror wave prompting push to enforce laws against false emergency calls; proposals could change entire emergency hotline system.
10 Murdered in 20 Days of Arab TerrorMDA releases figures from start of the month, showing it treated 112 terror victims, 11 of them seriously wounded.
Zaka Clarifies: We Treat Jewish Victims Before TerroristsAfter outcry over MDA director's claim severely wounded terrorists to be treated before victims, ZAKA says Jewish victims come first.
'We'll Treat Terrorists First if They're More Severely Wounded'MDA director says 'I don't have the privilege to come and sort out the wounded, we treat those wounded worst first.'
2,019 People Needed Medical Assistance over Yom KippurMDA first responders treat 2,019 people over Yom Kippur, 1,909 of them taken to hospitals.
MDA on High Alert Ahead of Yom KippurSynagogues now being equipped with defibrillators and other equipment ahead of 25-hour fast; average of 2,000 people treated every year.
80% Increase in Dust Storm-Related InjuriesMagen David Adom urges public to stay alert, indoors as over 600 people treated during dust storm; temperatures at record highs.
19-Year-Old Man Drowns in Binyamin Region ReservoirParamedics and doctors unable to save young man after he loses consciousness in reservoir near Ahiye.
After Helping Baby Terror Victim, MDA Medic Helps Mom, TooThe mother of Chaya Zisel Braun, who was killed in a terrorist attack, gave birth - and was helped by an ambulance driver she recognized.
11-Year-Old Falls to His Death From School Roof in JerusalemTragedy strikes the capital as boy enters school to play with friends on the roof only to fall down stairway shaft.
Chandelier Accident Kills 1, Injures 21Light fixture crashes to the floor in crowded events hall last night in Yavneh, killing a 50 year-old woman and injuring fellow attendees.
Gas Explosion Injures 4 in JerusalemGas canister near Old City exploded, starting fire; four evacuated to area hospitals with burns, shrapnel wounds.
170 Require Treatment at Meron Lag B'Omer CelebrationsMDA says hundreds were hurt or dehydrated in massive crowds and bonfires, both at Meron and nationwide.
229 Israelis Arrive Home; 11 Still Missing in NepalEl-Al flight includes 15 infants; two premature babies evacuated to hospital. Netanyahu: we will continue to search for the missing.
Photos: First Israelis Return from NepalMagen David Adom escorts five surrogate families from Kathmandu as rescue operation continues.
Magen David Adom: Kathmandu 'In Chaos'MDA paramedic reveals how the situation in Nepal has deteriorated since Sunday, adds that no Israelis are seriously injured.
15 Injured at Bnei Brak FuneralDespite police presence to maintain calm, at least one person was moderately injured after falling from a cemetery wall.
United Hatzalah: Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without IncidentUnited Hatzalah notes vital role of ambucycles in funeral trampling, says incident should not have happened in the 'safe environment.'
Girl and 50-Year-Old Critically Wounded by Ship Capsizing5-year-old and 50-year-old woman in critical condition along with 9 others lightly wounded by ship accident off Yafo Port.
Tel Aviv Marathon Halted After 75 People InjuredAfter two runners collapse from heat stroke, Tel Aviv halts marathon; 75 injured total.
Woman Gives Birth in Snowstorm on Jerusalem StreetClosed streets and speedy birth force an MDA crew to deliver a baby in an ambulance during the storm.
130 People Treated for Breathing Problems from StormMDA on high alert and full readiness as haze and heavy winds cause breathing problems; snow and possible flooding anticipated.
Medics: Beware 'Killer' Jelly DonutsIn two separate incidents, Israelis who indulged in one of Hanukkah's tastiest treats – the jelly donut – got more than they bargained for.
Four Men Found Unconscious in Ashdod; Drugs SuspectedMen found in critical condition with no signs of external injuries behind warehouse; police open investigation.
Israeli National League Cricket Umpire Dies During GameHillel Oscar, 55, declared dead after being knocked unconscious from foul ball; police launch investigation.
MDA Scaling Back ServicesDespite terror wave, emergency services in Judea and Samaria are being cut because of budgetary difficulties.
Watch: One Dead in Ashdod Car BombingPolice suspect crime-world hit, as man killed and another seriously wounded in explosion that rocked the coastal town of Ashdod.
Emergency Call of Jerusalem Attack Released'Urgent, urgent!' a witness to the attack can be heard saying in call to MDA for medical aid after terror attack in capital.
Police, MDA on High Alert over Yom Kippur and Eid al-AdhaMedic, police patrols to increase throughout Israel ahead of joint Jewish and Muslim holidays.
Man in South Killed by a Swarm of BeesMedics unable to revive 35-year-old from intense allergic reactions after being stung all over his body.
'Silent Intifada' Continues as Jerusalem Man Wounded by Rocks44-year-old moderately wounded by large rocks hurled at his car by Arabs, leaving him with wounds to the face, eye, jaw and teeth.
Infant Dies After Being Left in Hot CarSecond such incident in two days kills; Magen David Adom warns parents to never leave their children unattended.
American MDA has Raised $8 Million for Israel Emergency AidAmerican Magen David Adom meets the challenge of rescue services in wartime.
Elderly Man Seriously Injured in Mortar Attack on Eshkol77-year-old taken to Soroka Medical Center in serious condition; 631 civilians injured from rocket fire so far.
MDA, Rescue Workers Treat Over 600 at MeronFor Magen David Adom and other rescue workers, Lag Ba'omer is one of the busiest days of the year, and this year was no different
Over 300 People Treated for Medical Injuries in MeronMedical teams still stationed in Meron to treat additional injuries after hundreds treated at crowded bonfire site.
Paraglider Crashes East of Jerusalem45-year-old parachutist gets tangled in building wires in industrial area near Ma'ale Adumim; medics treating him for light wounds.
Miracle in Jerusalem: Infant Survives 3-Story FallA window screen and tree combine to save 3-year-old from potentially fatal fall, in what medics call 'an open miracle.'
'The First Time I Put On Tefillin Since The War'MDA holds moving bar mitzvah ceremony at Western Wall for 87 Holocaust survivors who were robbed of the experience by the Nazis.
Price of an Ambulance Ride Rises - and the Public Pays5.7% increase in ambulance prices due to Magen David Adom's debts, hospital crisis.
Grenade Injures 5 in Petah TikvaAttack took place in the Petah Tikva open air market on Tuesday afternoon, hitting a currency exchange on Guttman street.
Nation-wide Defense Drills Held In Israeli SchoolsEducation Ministry holds range of drills to prepare for emergency situation, with cooperation of IDF, police and MDA.
National Defense Exercise in Schools Across Israel MondaySiren to sound at 10:05 am to begin the national defense drill; exercises, simulations to be held.
Car Bomb Kills Two in Petach TikvahExplosive device rips apart car early Monday morning, kills two and injures four. Police suspect criminal 'work accident' or assassination.
Jerusalem Toddlers Killed by Suspected 'Chemical Weapons Agent'Infants aged four and two killed in family poisoning; pest exterminator arrested.
Family Poisoned in Jerusalem, Baby Girl DiesCouple and 4 children evacuated to hospital after being poisoned, pesticide sprayed 2 days earlier suspected as cause.
Medics: Blast Scene was 'Eerily Silent, Like an Earthquake'Magen David Adom paramedics relate first-hand rescue experiences from the gas balloon explosion in Jerusalem Sunday night.
Magen David Adom and Hatzalah to Make Peace, CooperateMinistry of Health decides to unite competing medic services, to reduce strife between the two groups.
One Killed, 9 Injured in Golan Heights Car AccidentTraffic accident at Shirion intersection in Golan Heights; circumstances of incident still unclear.
MDA Treats 10,000 in 3 DaysMDA reports on snowstorm efforts, injuries, and reminds public to stay safe.
Snow Takes a Short Break, But Will Return in Full ForceAfter being closed due to snowfall, the main roads to Jerusalem were reopened Thursday afternoon - perhaps temporarily, though.
Lapid Slammed for Hypocrisy over Blood-Donation Racism RowCritics deride Yesh Atid head's 'outrage' over blood donor criteria - which were approved by one of his party’s ministers.
Rabbi Slams 'Racism' Blood Controversy: What About the British?Rabbi Chaim Navon attacks 'pathetic' allegations of 'racism' over blood donor policy: ‘MDA doesn’t take blood from British, either’.
Lapid: Mess With the Ethiopian MKs and You Mess With All of UsYesh Atid head criticizes and threatens Magen David Adom for refusing to let an Ethiopian MK from his party donate blood.
Crash in Negev Kills Child, Leaves 4 Injured11 year old boy killed, four teens injured in crash in southern town of Hura. MDA medics recount the scene.
MDA Commits to Continue Serving the Citizens of IsraelAmerican Friends of Magen David Adom CEO speaks with Arutz Sheva TV about the first aid organization which was established before the state.
MDA Cancels Service in Judea, SamariaMDA blames funding cut for decision to shut down 13 emergency response posts, but residents say Red Cross is behind the move.