Condition of Bnei Brak rabbi improves

Condition of Rabbi Nissim Karelitz, hospitalized earlier this week, improves over weekend.Michal Levi, 4/27/2019, 11:41 PM

Condition of Leading Rabbi Deteriorating

Family members ask public to pray for Rabbi Nissim Karelitz, the hareidi Torah sage and leader, after he loses consciousness in hospital.Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2014, 7:56 PM

Hotline to Give Halakhic Guidance for Yom Kippur Medical Issues

A halakhic hotline will help callers determine whether or not they can take medicine, eat, drink, or travel to the hospital on Yom Kippur.David Lev, 9/8/2013, 6:02 PM

R. Karelitz: 'Stomach Stapling' Operations Too Dangerous

A major hareidi rabbinical figure expressed deep concerns over the safety of gastric bypass surgery.David Lev, 12/11/2012, 9:50 PM