Health Ministry urges public to vaccinate against swine flu13 Israelis now infected with the virus, placing strain on national hospitals.
Flu Pandemic 'Violent, But Not Deadlier'Medical professionals call on public to be vaccinated as patients begin to flood hospitals with complications from flu-like virus.
Hospitals Report Beds Filled with Flu PatientsHospitals along the northern coast report their beds are starting to be filled with patients suffering with influenza.
Hospitals, MDA OverloadedFlu and other winter ailments causing overload. MDA places more ambulances on call.
Israeli Flu Season Arrives, 2 Cases ReportedDespite mild weather most days, and even people still on the beach, autumn is here and winter approaches. Flu season has arrived.
CDC Report: Swine Flu is BackThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that swine flu is back, with 12 cases reported by Friday.
Health Ministry: Over 6 Months Old? Go Get a Flu ShotIt's that time of year again; the Health Ministry has issued a recommendation that everyone over 6 months old should get a flu shot.
Expert: Flu Still Dangerous, Even in an 'Off' YearThis year's flu is mild, compared to last year's H1N1 pandemic - but that doesn't mean that the current risk is any smaller, says a top expert.
Can Quantum Mechanics Conquer the Common Cold?Move over, physicians. Three Hebrew U. and US physicists may have the solution to the flu: Selective inoculation based on quantum mechanics theory.
Knesset Probes Poor Response to Flu Shot CampaignDeputy Health Minister Litzman set a personal example Monday and received a flu shot, while the Knesset asked why the public isn't doing the same.
Swine Flu Strikes Palestinian AuthorityThe first case of swine flu to be diagnosed in the Palestinian Authority has struck a four-year-old child living in Bethlehem.
Egyptian Airport Follows Israeli Lead, Screens for Swine FluEgyptian officials are following Israel's lead and now screen incoming travelers for symptoms of the swine flu as they disembark at Cairo Airport.