Three wounded in Tel Aviv car explosion

Suspected criminal car bomb in Tel Aviv leaves three wounded - two seriously, one moderately.Matt Wanderman, 1/19/2016, 12:09 PM

Tragedy in Modi'in Ilit

18-month-old child drowns in water reservoir at entrance to Modi'in Ilit.Orli Harari, 1/16/2016, 7:13 PM

'Wishing ambulance' brings closure to family of Tair Rada

MDA's wishing ambulance brings terminally ill Shmulik Rada to synagogue dedication in honor of slain daughter Tair.Benny Tocker, 1/14/2016, 11:42 AM

One wounded in crop duster crash

Pilot in his 50s moderately wounded and evacuated to hospital, after crop duster hits a power line near a kibbutz in the north.Orli Harari, 1/13/2016, 12:00 PM

Tragedy in Beitar Illit

Four-year-old boy was run over by a bus on Ha-Khoze mi-Lublin Street. Magen David Adom pronounced him dead on the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2015, 4:42 PM

In numbers: 22 dead, 252 injured in 3 months of terror

No fewer than 169 terror attacks launched against Israelis in 120 days, MDA reveals; public asked to donate blood to meet demand.Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2015, 9:23 AM

Teen arrested for calling in false terror attack to police

Crackdown on prank calls to emergency hotlines continues after massive police deployment to Beit Shemesh yields nothing at all.Ido Ben-Porat, 12/11/2015, 12:19 PM

Terrorists throw rocks at MDA ambulance; none hurt

Ambulance struck while transporting patient to hospital. MDA director demands immediate response.Tova Dvorin, 12/7/2015, 10:06 PM

Forecast: Temperatures to reach freezing, MDA warns

Advisories released on frostbite, hypothermia as snow lingers on the horizon.Tova Dvorin, 12/4/2015, 8:51 AM

MDA releases terror wave stats: 225 wounded, 22 murdered

In last two months, treatment given in 7 shootings, 13 car attacks, 58 stabbings and 67 rock throwing attacks.Menachem Schwartz, 11/25/2015, 5:57 PM

MDA head pays moving visit to terror mourners

Eli Bein delivers MDA uniform of son murdered by terrorists to Litman family, promises to bring joy to wedding of orphaned sister.Eliran Aharon, 11/18/2015, 3:47 PM

Baby chokes to death on marble in Bnei Brak

Tragedy: eight-month-old dies from common toy, after medics extract the marble from wind pipe and evacuate him to hospital.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 11/17/2015, 7:44 PM

Surprise! MDA team delivers twins - before father arrives home

New mother in shock after going into active labor in a matter of minutes; babies healthy and well.Reut Hadar, 11/10/2015, 2:48 PM

Terror wave in numbers: 11 murdered, 159 wounded

21 severely wounded, 5 moderate-to-seriously wounded, 22 moderately, 111 lightly wounded. MDA working around the clock.Benny Moshe, 11/8/2015, 5:54 PM

Bill: Tougher fines for pranks on emergency hotlines

Terror wave prompting push to enforce laws against false emergency calls; proposals could change entire emergency hotline system.Tova Dvorin, 11/6/2015, 10:11 AM

10 Murdered in 20 Days of Arab Terror

MDA releases figures from start of the month, showing it treated 112 terror victims, 11 of them seriously wounded.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 10/20/2015, 7:10 PM

Zaka Clarifies: We Treat Jewish Victims Before Terrorists

After outcry over MDA director's claim severely wounded terrorists to be treated before victims, ZAKA says Jewish victims come first.Ido Ben Porat, 10/15/2015, 11:28 AM

'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.'Ido Ben-Porat, 10/14/2015, 11:13 AM

2,019 People Needed Medical Assistance over Yom Kippur

MDA first responders treat 2,019 people over Yom Kippur, 1,909 of them taken to hospitals.Orly Harari, 9/23/2015, 8:50 PM

MDA on High Alert Ahead of Yom Kippur

Synagogues now being equipped with defibrillators and other equipment ahead of 25-hour fast; average of 2,000 people treated every year.Menachem Schwartz, 9/16/2015, 6:12 PM

80% Increase in Dust Storm-Related Injuries

Magen David Adom urges public to stay alert, indoors as over 600 people treated during dust storm; temperatures at record highs.Tova Dvorin, 9/9/2015, 11:15 PM

19-Year-Old Man Drowns in Binyamin Region Reservoir

Paramedics and doctors unable to save young man after he loses consciousness in reservoir near Ahiye.Orly Harari, 8/29/2015, 9:43 PM

After Helping Baby Terror Victim, MDA Medic Helps Mom, Too

The mother of Chaya Zisel Braun, who was killed in a terrorist attack, gave birth - and was helped by an ambulance driver she recognized.Yishai Karov, 8/10/2015, 6:08 PM

11-Year-Old Falls to His Death From School Roof in Jerusalem

Tragedy strikes the capital as boy enters school to play with friends on the roof only to fall down stairway shaft.Orli Harari, 6/27/2015, 10:23 PM

Chandelier Accident Kills 1, Injures 21

Light fixture crashes to the floor in crowded events hall last night in Yavneh, killing a 50 year-old woman and injuring fellow attendees.Uzi Baruch, 6/23/2015, 9:56 AM

Gas Explosion Injures 4 in Jerusalem

Gas canister near Old City exploded, starting fire; four evacuated to area hospitals with burns, shrapnel wounds.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 5/11/2015, 11:18 AM

170 Require Treatment at Meron Lag B'Omer Celebrations

MDA says hundreds were hurt or dehydrated in massive crowds and bonfires, both at Meron and nationwide.Ari Yashar, 5/7/2015, 8:43 PM

229 Israelis Arrive Home; 11 Still Missing in Nepal

El-Al flight includes 15 infants; two premature babies evacuated to hospital. Netanyahu: we will continue to search for the missing.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2015, 2:06 PM

Photos: First Israelis Return from Nepal

Magen David Adom escorts five surrogate families from Kathmandu as rescue operation continues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2015, 5:45 PM

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.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2015, 3:57 PM

15 Injured at Bnei Brak Funeral

Despite police presence to maintain calm, at least one person was moderately injured after falling from a cemetery wall.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 2:40 PM

United Hatzalah: Bigger Funerals Have Been Held Without Incident

United Hatzalah notes vital role of ambucycles in funeral trampling, says incident should not have happened in the 'safe environment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2015, 8:51 PM

Girl and 50-Year-Old Critically Wounded by Ship Capsizing

5-year-old and 50-year-old woman in critical condition along with 9 others lightly wounded by ship accident off Yafo Port.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 3/17/2015, 7:37 PM

Tel Aviv Marathon Halted After 75 People Injured

After two runners collapse from heat stroke, Tel Aviv halts marathon; 75 injured total.Avi Haim and Tova Dvorin, 2/27/2015, 10:43 AM

Woman Gives Birth in Snowstorm on Jerusalem Street

Closed streets and speedy birth force an MDA crew to deliver a baby in an ambulance during the storm.Ari Yashar, 2/20/2015, 8:54 AM

130 People Treated for Breathing Problems from Storm

MDA on high alert and full readiness as haze and heavy winds cause breathing problems; snow and possible flooding anticipated.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 2/10/2015, 8:09 PM

Medics: Beware 'Killer' Jelly Donuts

In two separate incidents, Israelis who indulged in one of Hanukkah's tastiest treats – the jelly donut – got more than they bargained for.Moshe Cohen, 12/22/2014, 1:13 AM

Four Men Found Unconscious in Ashdod; Drugs Suspected

Men found in critical condition with no signs of external injuries behind warehouse; police open investigation.Tova Dvorin, 12/19/2014, 9:33 AM

Israeli National League Cricket Umpire Dies During Game

Hillel Oscar, 55, declared dead after being knocked unconscious from foul ball; police launch investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2014, 6:35 PM

MDA Scaling Back Services

Despite terror wave, emergency services in Judea and Samaria are being cut because of budgetary difficulties.Uzi Baruch, Gil Ronen, 11/23/2014, 8:59 PM

Watch: One Dead in Ashdod Car Bombing

Police suspect crime-world hit, as man killed and another seriously wounded in explosion that rocked the coastal town of Ashdod.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2014, 10:48 PM

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.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 10/23/2014, 9:16 PM

Police, MDA on High Alert over Yom Kippur and Eid al-Adha

Medic, police patrols to increase throughout Israel ahead of joint Jewish and Muslim holidays.Tova Dvorin, 10/3/2014, 8:34 AM

Man in South Killed by a Swarm of Bees

Medics unable to revive 35-year-old from intense allergic reactions after being stung all over his body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2014, 10:26 AM

'Silent Intifada' Continues as Jerusalem Man Wounded by Rocks

44-year-old moderately wounded by large rocks hurled at his car by Arabs, leaving him with wounds to the face, eye, jaw and teeth.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 9/17/2014, 7:42 AM

Infant Dies After Being Left in Hot Car

Second such incident in two days kills; Magen David Adom warns parents to never leave their children unattended.Tova Dvorin, Chicago, 9/5/2014, 11:21 PM

American MDA has Raised $8 Million for Israel Emergency Aid

American Magen David Adom meets the challenge of rescue services in wartime.Rochel Sylvetsky, 8/4/2014, 4:06 PM

Elderly Man Seriously Injured in Mortar Attack on Eshkol

77-year-old taken to Soroka Medical Center in serious condition; 631 civilians injured from rocket fire so far.Orly Harari, Tova Dvorin, 8/2/2014, 9:03 PM

MDA, Rescue Workers Treat Over 600 at Meron

For Magen David Adom and other rescue workers, Lag Ba'omer is one of the busiest days of the year, and this year was no differentYaakov Levi, 5/18/2014, 8:47 PM

Over 300 People Treated for Medical Injuries in Meron

Medical teams still stationed in Meron to treat additional injuries after hundreds treated at crowded bonfire site.Avi Yogev, 5/18/2014, 8:24 AM

Paraglider Crashes East of Jerusalem

45-year-old parachutist gets tangled in building wires in industrial area near Ma'ale Adumim; medics treating him for light wounds.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 5/16/2014, 11:27 AM

Miracle in Jerusalem: Infant Survives 3-Story Fall

A window screen and tree combine to save 3-year-old from potentially fatal fall, in what medics call 'an open miracle.'Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 4/24/2014, 6:15 PM

'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.Ari Yashar, 4/9/2014, 3:37 PM

Price of an Ambulance Ride Rises - and the Public Pays

5.7% increase in ambulance prices due to Magen David Adom's debts, hospital crisis.Tova Dvorin, 3/10/2014, 10:45 PM

Grenade Injures 5 in Petah Tikva

Attack took place in the Petah Tikva open air market on Tuesday afternoon, hitting a currency exchange on Guttman street.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 2:16 PM

Nation-wide Defense Drills Held In Israeli Schools

Education Ministry holds range of drills to prepare for emergency situation, with cooperation of IDF, police and MDA.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2014, 10:40 AM

National Defense Exercise in Schools Across Israel Monday

Siren to sound at 10:05 am to begin the national defense drill; exercises, simulations to be held.Tova Dvorin, 2/23/2014, 1:04 PM