Swine flu victims jump to 13, 9 in serious conditionAfter woman dies from disease, H1N1 shows up nationwide with two hospitalized in Nahariya in north, pregnant patient given C-section.
Israeli woman dies of swine flu, six others infectedFour women are being treated at Soroka hospital in Be'er Sheva; the other two are hospitalized in Jerusalem.
Jewish ‘Burka Family’ Missing in Israel After Baby's DeathThe hareidi-religious Eida Hareidit organization has joined a search for a hareidi-religious Jerusalem family missing after the baby died.
Hospitals Struggle to Cope with Rising Swine Flu in IsraelTwo more people were admitted Thursday to a hospital in Israel due to the H1N1 virus, also known as “swine flu.” Two people have died.
Toddler Dies of Swine Flu in IsraelThe first death this season from influenza virus has occurred at a hospital in Petah Tikvah.
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.
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.
Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu, Healthy Fetus DeliveredA pregnant woman who was hospitalized a month ago with the H1N1 swine flu has died. Her healthy baby was delivered and sent home.
Swine Flu Vaccine Available to AllThe H1N1 flu vaccination is available, as of this week, to all citizens of Israel. Not everyone is taking it.
Health Ministry Wary of Swine Flu, Increases H1N1 VaccinesThe Ministry of Health convened Monday to address its concern following a slew of swine flu-related deaths since last Thursday.
Swine Flu Vaccination Underway17,000 Israelis have been vaccinated for swine flu, and more vaccines are en route. Campaign still limited to high-risk groups.
Flu Closes Tel Aviv SchoolA Tel Aviv elementary school has been closed for the first time due to an outbreak of flu. It is not clear which viral strain caused the closure.
Israeli Firm Reports Success for Swine Flu VaccineAn Israeli biotech firm said it has successfully tested a swine flu vaccine – but only on rats. Its stock soared before trading was suspended.
Israel Pushing for Swine Flu Vaccine Despite ControversyIsrael looks abroad for swine flu vaccines despite controversy. Fifth flu-related death reported.
Third Swine Flu Death in IsraelA 12-year-old girl with a severe chronic disease who developed swine flu has died, marking the third death related to H1N1 influenza.
Death May be Linked to Swine FluHealth experts fear that a recent death may have been caused by the swine flu, making it Israel's first fatality in the global pandemic.
Swine Flu Strikes Jewish Camps in France and CanadaThe swine flu has struck at Jewish camps in France and Canada. Normandy's Bnei Akiva campers are under quarantine.
Chuppah Goes Unorthodox When Wedding Welcomes Swine (Flu)Latex abounded at the wedding of an Illinois rabbinical student and his bride, when the chuppah was attended by a swine – flu, that is.