Claim: Hospital negligence caused baby disability

25-year-old suffers series of serious medical impairments, claims Ichilov Hospital negligent in after-birth examination.Yedidya ben Ohr, 1/15/2017, 2:09 PM

Rabbi Shteinman's condition takes turn for the worse

Despite recent improvements, Rabbi Shteinman's condition has reportedly deteriorated slightly in recent hours.Orli Harari, 12/30/2016, 2:18 PM

Israel is #1 in Preventing Blindness

The rates of preventable blindness in Israel have been cut by more than half in the past decade, putting Israel in first place worldwide.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 8:23 PM

Breast Cancer RadiationTreatment May Lead to Heart Problems

A new study has found an increased risk of heart problems in women who are treated for breast cancer with radiation therapy. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 3/14/2013, 11:30 AM

Report: Aspirin May Protect Against Deadly 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

TAU Research Team Discovers New Treatment for Stroke

Researchers Tel Aviv University have found a new treatment for stroke and other brain damage that can help even months after the event.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 1/24/2013, 3:12 PM

Israeli Researchers Say Fish Oil Helps Heal Bedsores

Israeli researchers have discovered that fish oil helps heal bed sores, and can help ease the pain of the critically ill.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 12/5/2012, 11:10 AM

Haniyeh's Brother-in-Law Treated at Israeli Hospital

The brother-in-law of Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh received emergency medical treatment at the Rabin Medical Center in Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/8/2012, 9:06 AM

Israeli Scientists Build Better Chemotherapy System

Israeli scientists have figured out a more efficient, “healthier” way to target cancer cells with chemotherapy.Chana Ya'ar, 5/31/2012, 9:58 AM

BGU Scientists Prove Enzyme Delays Lou Gehrig's Disease

Scientists at Ben Gurion University have proven that an enzyme discovered in 2009 can delay development of Lou Gehrig's disease in mice.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 3/5/2012, 3:14 AM

Keep Older Brains Sharp with Omega 3, Vitamins

Researchers are finding that perhaps we truly are what we eat. Diet does play a significant role in how our brains work as we age.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 1/1/2012, 10:10 AM

Israeli Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered a mutually beneficial relationship between fungi and bacteria that allows both to spread.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/28/2011, 10:37 PM

iPhone Saves Israeli Girl's Life

Seven-year-old Gil Dahan's doctor was able to diagnose her condition using an iPhone video. It saved her life.Elad Benari, 11/27/2011, 5:45 AM

Clinical Trials on Stem Cell Treatment for Lou Gehrig's Disease

Clinical trials have just begun on a new Israeli technology by TAU scientists to help patients suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 9/21/2011, 12:55 PM

Israeli Scientist Develops Technology to Diagnose Hearing Loss

An Israeli scientist at Tel Aviv University has developed a unique fast-track technology to diagnose hearing loss.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 9/15/2011, 11:40 AM

Israel Distributes NIS 90,000 Medical Equipment to PA Arabs

Israel distributed NIS 90,000 worth of medical equipment in 2010 to PA Arabs with disabilities -- an amount to be surpassed in 2011.Chana Ya'ar, 3/6/2011, 7:06 PM

Arab Princess Getting Royal Treatment at Israeli Hospital

A Persian Gulf princess is in Israel undergoing a complicated heart operation, after her doctors recommended Israel as her best treatment choice.David Lev, 11/22/2010, 4:56 PM

US Researcher to Lead Diabetes & Metabolic Center at Rambam

World-renowned diabetes expert Professor Derek LeRoith is tapped to lead a new clinical research center at Rambam Hospital.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2010, 6:34 PM

IDF Trains Med Students from Nigeria to Nepal in Rescues

Sixty medical students from around the world learned from the IDF about humanitarian medicine in disaster zones.Gil Ronen, 7/27/2010, 9:56 PM

Israeli Team Helps Ease Chile’s Quake Trauma

A team from Rambam Medical Center’s trauma team helps train Chile medics how to cope with mass casualty events such as this year’s massive quake.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/21/2010, 9:55 AM

Israel's Aid to Gaza: 'No PA Arab Denied Medical Care'

No PA Arab in Gaza has been denied medical care in Israel, officials say – but if the PA prevents access, there is nothing Israel can do.Hana Levi Julian, 5/26/2010, 3:54 PM

Egypt Bars Israeli Doctor from Int'l Conference in Cairo

Egypt has barred an Israeli hematology expert from attending an international conference slated for May 22-25 in Cairo, despite the peace treaty.Hana Levi Julian , 5/9/2010, 9:32 AM

New Israeli Drug for Alzheimer's Disease in Advanced Trials

A new medication designed to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease and improve its psychological symptoms is entering advanced trials.Hana Levi Julian, 4/21/2010, 4:12 PM

How to Keep to Arteries Young: Live in Israel, Eat 'Med Style'

Living the sunny Mediterranean lifestyle in Israel is a healthier way to keep one's arteries limber for longer, according to a new studyHana Levi Julian, 3/4/2010, 4:24 PM