Number of summer drownings reaches nearly 50

Magen David Adom urges public to listen to lifeguards, take safety precautions.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 8/16/2018, 1:15 PM

Near-drowning victims at higher risk of kidney injury

Rambam Hospital physicians discover causes of kidney injury in near-drowning victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/15/2018, 1:48 PM

'It's the blackest summer I can remember'

Pediatric doctor from Tel Aviv hospital begs parents to watch their children. 'I'm the one who unplugs the machine and holds your hand.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 7:51 AM

Infant who nearly drowned in bucket dies

A week after near-drowning, doctors forced to declare infant's death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 12:50 PM

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

47-year-old man drowns in ritual bath just days before son's bar mitzvah celebration.David Rosenberg, 10/23/2017, 12:40 PM

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2017, 9:46 AM

Near-drowning victim dies

Hospital unable to save girl who arrived in critical condition after nearly drowning in Kinneret.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2017, 1:19 PM

Search underway for 2 people swept up in Kinneret

21-year-old and 17-year-old float away on sea mattresses at Kinneret's Lebanon Beach. Police scouring water and beaches.Mordechai Sones, 4/12/2017, 5:18 PM

38 fatal drownings during swimming season

MDA releases figures on emergency calls to beaches, pools: 217 drownings, 38 of which were fatal.Reut Hadar, 7/31/2016, 7:59 PM

Toddler drowns in Rishon LeTzion pool

Two-year old dies after attempts to resuscitate him fail.Yedidya Ben-Or, 7/26/2016, 8:15 PM

Report: Some 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria

Palestinian Authority officials have yet to comment on the nearly 3,000 Palestinians killed in Syria in recent years.Moshe Cohen, 7/13/2015, 4:26 PM

Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

As swim season closes, data shows drowning deaths back up in 2013.Maayana Miskin, 10/6/2013, 2:39 PM

Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

A man in his 50s has died while trying to swim to save a family member in trouble.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 3:01 PM

As Knesset Discusses Drownings, Two More Drown

After five people drowned off Israel's shores last weekend, the Knesset discussed shore safety - as two more people drownedDavid Lev, 8/11/2013, 2:21 PM