IsraelNationalNews.com

In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

WHO: No evidence coffee causes cancer

World Health Organization downgrades warning on cancer following extensive review.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 2:08 PM

'Donate first haircut to child cancer patients'

Organization calls on public not to let halake haircut of 3-year-olds go to waste, while helping cancer patient kids celebrate Lag B'Omer.Chaim Lev, 5/26/2016, 6:51 PM

Cervical cancer mortality rate higher in Israel

Just 40% of Israeli women know to get screened for the disease, news station revealed - half of the rate in other OECD countries.Tova Dvorin, 5/9/2016, 9:41 AM

Ronit Elkabetz, ambassador of Israeli cinema, dies

Israeli actress who brought her country's films to the world dies after a long battle with cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2016, 10:52 PM

Israeli innovation could detect cancer

Groundbreaking new blood test, still in experimental phase, could save countless lives by detecting a variety of deadly diseases early on.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 1:05 PM

Spit test could detect cancer in 10 minutes

Scientists develop new cancer test using drops of saliva which can detect the lethal disease in record time.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 8:33 PM

PA debunks Hamas cancer libel against Israel

Leading PA doctor rebuts Hamas' latest anti-Israel allegation that Israel behind rising cancer rates in Gaza.David Rosenberg, 2/7/2016, 2:25 PM

Jimmy Carter declares himself cancer free

Israel bashing ex-president announces at church's Sunday school class that MRI scan found his cancer spots are gone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2015, 12:25 PM

Beware: Carcinogenic pacifier

Ministry of Economics warns the public against use of a certain batch of yellow Gumex pure latex pacifiers.Michal Levy, 11/30/2015, 5:49 PM

Head boy's speech after terminal cancer diagnosis

Jake Bailey as given just three weeks to live, and told he wouldn't make his high school's prize day ceremony. But he did.Ari Soffer, 11/9/2015, 5:57 PM

Jimmy Carter: 'Cancer Spread to My Brain'

Ex-president says first radiation treatment is today, life is 'in God's hands'; attacks Israel again for 'rejecting two-state solution.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/20/2015, 9:36 PM

Former President Carter Reveals He Has Cancer

Former United States President announces he has been diagnosed with cancer which was found during recent liver surgery.Ben Ariel, 8/13/2015, 1:16 AM

Children with Cancer Enjoy a Day of Parachuting

Arutz Sheva joins families who have children dealing with cancer for a special day of fun courtesy of Ezer Mitzion.Yoni Kempinski, 8/7/2015, 5:12 AM

Israeli Study: Breastfeeding Lowers Leukemia Risk

Haifa University scientists urge public to accept breastfeeding after breastfed babies found to 19% lower leukemia risk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/1/2015, 10:12 PM

Biden's Son Dies of Brain Cancer at 46

Vice President Joe Biden announces death of his son after a battle with brain cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2015, 5:39 AM

On the Road to a Cure for Breast Cancer?

Experts at major US cancer conference reveal new treatments that could turn the tide in battle against number 1 cancer in women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2015, 8:54 PM

Health Min. Takes Back Some Haifa Cancer Claims

The ministry no longer links air pollution to child cancer rates, but does link them to cancer in adults.Gil Ronen, 4/21/2015, 10:30 AM

Haifa: Five Factories Closed over Cancer Fears

Mayor orders closure of petrochemical plants after study showed pollutants causing disproportionately high cancer rates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 4:02 PM

Report: Iran's Supreme Leader Dead

Rumors surface on social media that Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has died after undergoing surgery for cancer.Tova Dvorin, 3/8/2015, 7:56 AM

Israeli Vaccine Blocks 90% of Cancer Types

Vaxil BioTherapeutics's ImMucin trains immune system to fight cancer cells and prevent the disease's return for early stages and remission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2015, 9:12 AM

CBS: Cancer, Heart Disease Biggest Killers

More Israelis died from cancer in 2012, the latest year for which statistics were available, than from any other disease.Yaakov Levi, 11/26/2014, 5:55 PM

Motorcycles and a Song for One Brave Child

New "ambucycle" dedicated to seven-year-old Raphael Assoulin, who is battling cancer for the second time in his young life.Yoni Kempinski, 10/23/2014, 3:42 AM

Jerusalem Has Lowest Cancer Rates in Israel

Jerusalemites' cancer morbidity 17% lower than national average; Judea-Samaria also among the healthiest places to live in Israel.Tova Dvorin, 10/20/2014, 6:01 PM

Ministry: Tanning Beds Cause Cancer

The Health Ministry has placed tanning beds on a list of products and devices that “definitely” cause cancer.Moshe Cohen, 9/28/2014, 6:37 PM

Tumor Found in Abdomen of Infamous Toronto Mayor

Rob Ford, famous for drug usage and criminal company, hospitalized with stomach pain as potential cancer found.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 9/12/2014, 2:58 PM

HU Researchers Synthesize Cancer-Fighting Molecule

Molecule triggers reaction in crucial enzyme to treat resistant tumors.Tova Dvorin, 5/20/2014, 10:11 AM

'When Life Gives You Cancer...'

What did a 15 year old with his whole life ahead of him do when he was diagnosed with terminal cancer? Raise nearly $6 million dollars.Ari Soffer, 5/14/2014, 9:54 PM

Meet United Hatzalah's Youngest Volunteer

For six-year-old cancer patient Rafael Asulin, Purim was chance to realize his dream of saving lives like his dad.Ari Yashar, 3/19/2014, 10:47 AM

Jerusalem Boy Fighting Cancer Scores Touchdown

10 year old Uriel Wang, who is battling rare form of leukemia, scores touchdown during halftime of Israel Football League game.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/11/2013, 2:28 PM

Statistics Show Leading Causes of Death in Israel

Data released Wednesday from Central Statistics Bureau reveals cancers as major killer, with heart disease as close second.Tova Dvorin, 11/20/2013, 8:39 PM

Israeli Company Ices Tumors, Now Lung Cancer

IceCure's incredible technology turns breast tumors into ice, new trials on lung cancerAri Yashar, 11/1/2013, 2:16 AM

Former US Pres. Shaves Head in Solidarity w/ Child

Former US President George H Bush showed a soft side Wednesday when he shaved his head in solidarity with a 2-year-old cancer patient.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2013, 3:07 PM

'Big Night' for Jewish Campers with Cancer

Sometimes dreams come true, even for a Jewish child with cancer. On Thursday night, hundreds will get their wish.Hana Julian, 7/17/2013, 3:32 PM

Woman Sets Medical History, Twice

Second Israeli record as woman gives birth twice with no cervix.Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2013, 8:41 AM

Prof. Levitzki chosen for Cancer Research Award

Levitzki was chosen in recognition of contributions to signal transduction therapy and work on tyrosine kinase inhibitors.Arutz Sheva, 4/9/2013, 2:56 PM

Hackers Target Website for Children with Cancer

Hackers' group 'Anonymous' prides itself on repeatedly bringing down Larger than Life's website.Gil Ronen, 4/6/2013, 8:34 PM

Abbas: Terrorist's Cancer Death is Bibi's Fault

Maisara Abu Hamdiyeh, 64, died at Soroka hospital of Beersheva of terminal throat cancer.Gil Ronen, 4/2/2013, 12:12 PM

Report: Aspirin May Protect Against Skin Cancer

A new study has reaffirmed research showing that aspirin may protect against one of the deadliest forms of skin cancer - melanoma.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 3/11/2013, 4:36 PM

Cancer #1 Killer in Israel, Alzheimer’s Rising

Mortality statistics from Israel’s Health Ministry released Sunday held good news and bad for residents in the Jewish State. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 3/10/2013, 4:55 PM

Venezuela's Chavez Dies at 58

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died, hours after his Vice President accused "enemies" of being responsible for his cancer.Rachel Hirshfeld & Elad Benari, 3/6/2013, 12:24 AM

Nasrallah's Deputy Injured or Killed in Syria?

The second-in-command to Hizbullah chief Hassan Nasrallah has been injured in an attack on a convoy by Syrian opposition forces.Chana Ya'ar, 2/27/2013, 4:05 PM

Terrorists Deny Hizbullah's Nasrallah Has Cancer

The Hizbullah terrorist organization has issued a denial that the group’s 52-year-old leader, Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah, has cancer.Chana Ya'ar, 2/27/2013, 10:26 AM

Report: Nasrallah Taken for Treatment in Iran

Hizbullah chief has been transferred to receive medical treatment in Iran due to cancer, an anti-Hizbullah Lebanese website claimed.Elad Benari, 2/26/2013, 2:42 AM

Rights Activists: Bring Bangkok Monastery Boy Home

Child welfare activists: Israeli child sent alone to Thailand monastery must be returned home.Maayana Miskin, 2/20/2013, 3:01 PM

Israeli Boy Found in Bangkok Monastery

A 12-year-old Israeli boy has been discovered in a Bangkok monastery, wearing a saffron Buddhist robe.Chana Ya'ar, 2/20/2013, 12:41 PM

Venezuela’s President Chavez Returns to Caracas

Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez is alive and has returned home to Caracas following a fourth round of surgery in December for cancer.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2013, 8:52 PM

Israeli Researchers Make New Cancer Breakthrough

Researchers at Hebrew University have discovered a marker for early diagnosis and possible treatment of breast cancer cells.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/15/2013, 8:06 PM

Cancer Deaths Down, Calls for More Prevention

A government report warned that a lack of preventative measures could put a halt to the steady decline in deaths from cancer., 1/8/2013, 10:32 AM

Power Struggle Starts as Venezuela Pres. Recovers

A power struggle is in the works as doubts grow over whether Venezuela's president will attend his own inauguration following surgery.Chana Ya'ar, 12/26/2012, 11:45 AM

Report: Morsi Suffering From Brain Tumor

Recently installed Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi is apparently suffering from a brain tumor, Egyptian media reported David Lev, 12/20/2012, 10:47 AM

Amnon Lipkin-Shahak 'in Very Serious Condition'

Former IDF chief of staff, 68, recovered from blood cancer before he was appointed to head IDF.Gil Ronen, 12/18/2012, 9:25 AM

Chavez Returns to Havana for Treatment

Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez is back in Cuba for another round of medical treatment for an undetermined length of time.Chana Ya'ar, 11/29/2012, 1:16 AM

Biking to Beat Cancer at a New Date (November 16)

How can a bike ride from the Hermon Mountain, through the Dead Sea, and ending in the small town of Neve Daniel beat the cancer monster?Judy Simon, 11/16/2012, 6:16 AM

Yarden Frankl to Bike for Wife, Stella

Yarden Frankl will bike from Israel's highest to lowest point and then up again, symbolizing his wife's down-and-up battle with cancer. Scott Krane, 10/17/2012, 8:19 AM

Ten Israeli Advances in Fighting Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Awareness can save your life. Israel is in the forefront of medical research and treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2012, 8:37 AM

US Acknowledges Ground Zero-Cancer Link

The US acknowledges for first time a link between the toxic conditions at Ground Zero after 9/11 attacks and types of cancer.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/11/2012, 3:51 PM

Cancer Biggest Killer in Israel, Report Says

A new study shows that the cause of death for one in four Israelis is cancer, making the disease the number one killer in IsraelDavid Lev, 9/6/2012, 10:25 AM