'We've discovered vaccine side-effects Pfizer wasn't aware of'

'We've discovered vaccine side-effects Pfizer wasn't aware of'

Sheba Hospital's infectious disease unit chief reports on newly-discovered side-effects of vaccine, including facial nerve paralysis.Arutz Sheva Staff, Today, 10:41 AM
Moderna: Our vaccine is effective against the variants

Moderna: Our vaccine is effective against the variants

Moderna says lab studies showed its COVID-19 vaccine remains protective against British and South African variants.Ben Ariel, Today, 5:07 AM
COVID reinfections extremely rare - and less severe, study shows

COVID reinfections extremely rare - and less severe, study shows

Natural infections give long-lasting COVID immunity at least as effectively as vaccinations, new study shows, for at least 7 months.David Rosenberg, Yesterday, 1:49 PM
Has a drug been found for coronavirus?

Has a drug been found for coronavirus?

Montreal research team discovers age-old drug may be effective against COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 11:43 AM
New Los Angeles variant identified in Israel

New Los Angeles variant identified in Israel

At least five cases of a new COVID-19 variant from Los Angeles have been confirmed in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:13 PM
Head of vaccination program: Fourth lockdown still possible

Head of vaccination program: Fourth lockdown still possible

The head of the Magen Yisrael vaccination program says that vaccination is the key to avoiding a fourth lockdown.Shlomo Witty, Sunday, 6:30 PM
Woman dies in ambulance after hospitals refuse treatment

Woman dies in ambulance after hospitals refuse treatment

A woman being transported from a nursing home to a hospital died in the ambulance after no hospital would not admit her.Shlomo Witty, Sunday, 4:32 PM
IDF Intelligence warns of vaccine-resistant Israeli coronavirus mutation

IDF Intelligence warns of vaccine-resistant Israeli coronavirus mutation

Those arriving to Israel may bring in vaccine-resistant mutation, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 10:30 PM
Is the British variant of COVID-19 more dangerous for pregnant women?

Is the British variant of COVID-19 more dangerous for pregnant women?

Health Ministry sequencing finding most pregnant women hospitalized with coronavirus to have been infected with British mutation.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 7:34 PM
Vaccination campaign could soon include teens 16-18

Vaccination campaign could soon include teens 16-18

Allowing teens to get vaccinated against COVID could help them take the mid-year matriculation exams.Shlomo Witty, Thursday, 8:37 PM
WHO: PCR inaccuracy increases when disease prevalence decreases

WHO: PCR inaccuracy increases when disease prevalence decreases

World Health Organization clarifies that predictive value of PCR tests goes down as prevalence of Covid-19 decreases.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:02 AM
Health Minister considers making coronavirus vaccine available to everyone

Health Minister considers making coronavirus vaccine available to everyone

Health Minister considers expanding vaccination program - on one condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:33 AM
Study: Pfizer vaccine is effective against UK COVID mutation

Study: Pfizer vaccine is effective against UK COVID mutation

Lab study by vaccine's developer suggests vaccine is likely effective against the rapid-spreading COVID mutation identified in the UK.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:21 PM
Haredi communities are suffering from the virus more than anyone suspects

Haredi communities are suffering from the virus more than anyone suspects

Haredi journalists told that eleven percent of cases came from their demographic.Shlomo Witty, Wednesday, 9:29 AM
Mistake at health center sees 57-year-old man massively overinjected

Mistake at health center sees 57-year-old man massively overinjected

An accident at a vaccination center caused one patient to receive far beyond the correct dose of coronavirus vaccine.Shlomo Witty, Tuesday, 7:28 PM
ZAKA founder Yehuda Meshi-Zahav calls some rabbis 'worse than Holocaust deniers'

ZAKA founder Yehuda Meshi-Zahav calls some rabbis 'worse than Holocaust deniers'

The founder of ZAKA has had enough of people denying the deadly nature of COVID-19Shlomo Witty, Tuesday, 4:34 PM
Parler back online, still not in app stores

Parler back online, still not in app stores

Social media platform's website is back on the web, but its app is still unavailable for download.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:36 PM
Gynecologists call to vaccinate pregnant women

Gynecologists call to vaccinate pregnant women

Gynecologists' union says there is no evidence COVID vaccine can harm fertility, calls for vaccination of pregnant women.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 9:48 AM
Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

New study shows increased risk of respiratory, cardiovascular, problems for recovered coronavirus patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2021, 2:19 PM
Hadassah Ein Kerem: Baby born to coronavirus patient dies

Hadassah Ein Kerem: Baby born to coronavirus patient dies

Hospital staff deliver coronavirus patient in attempt to save fetus in distress, but are forced to declare its death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2021, 10:02 AM
Hospitals collapsing under excess load caused by coronavirus infections

Hospitals collapsing under excess load caused by coronavirus infections

If not enough beds are added, hospitals will need to take beds from other departments, Health Min. official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2021, 9:12 AM
Suicide bombing suspects to be vaccinate well before most Israelis

Suicide bombing suspects to be vaccinate well before most Israelis

20 prisoners, including those convicted of complicity in suicide bombings, were vaccinated against COVID-19 at Shikma prisonShlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 10:55 PM
Coronavirus vaccine may not be harmful to embryos, but we need more information

Coronavirus vaccine may not be harmful to embryos, but we need more information

Hadassah hospital doctor says that the vaccines are a new kind with unknown effects on pregnant mothers.Shlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 10:10 PM
Prof. Ash: Green mark in final stages

Prof. Ash: Green mark in final stages

Israel's current coronavirus czar says that vaccinated individuals could soon see significant dispensations.Shlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 7:31 PM
Director of Magen Yisrael is optimistic about vaccination, routine

Director of Magen Yisrael is optimistic about vaccination, routine

Dr. Orly Greefield of Magen Yisrael says we may be seeing light at the end of the tunnel.Shlomo Witty, 1/17/2021, 6:21 PM
Chinese health experts call to suspend Pfizer vaccine in elderly after Norwegian deaths

Chinese health experts call to suspend Pfizer vaccine in elderly after Norwegian deaths

Experts: Death incidents in Norway prove mRNA COVID-19 vaccines' efficacy 'not as good as expected'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2021, 10:26 PM
29 die in Norway after receiving Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

29 die in Norway after receiving Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Chief Physician: Common reactions to vaccine, including fever and nausea, 'may have contributed to a fatal outcome in some frail patients.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2021, 9:07 PM
WhatsApp delays enforcement of new data-sharing policy until May

WhatsApp delays enforcement of new data-sharing policy until May

The new terms caused an uproar, with many users flocking to alternatives such as Telegram or Signal.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/15/2021, 10:00 PM
Johnson and Johnson: One-shot Covid-19 vaccine shows promise in early safety study

Johnson and Johnson: One-shot Covid-19 vaccine shows promise in early safety study

More than 90% of participants reportedly produced immune proteins within 29 days, and all did within 57 days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2021, 2:04 PM
Coronavirus management team says vaccination will cure mutations as well

Coronavirus management team says vaccination will cure mutations as well

Prof. Ron Blitzer says that we may soon be able to do away with masks.Shlomo Witty, 1/13/2021, 11:53 AM
'Side-effects of second dose of vaccine are even worse than from the first dose'

'Side-effects of second dose of vaccine are even worse than from the first dose'

Top coronavirus official warns that second dose of COVID vaccine tends to cause even worse side-effects than first dose.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2021, 10:42 AM
WhatsApp continues to spark privacy concerns

WhatsApp continues to spark privacy concerns

A change in WhatsApp's privacy policy has users worried, with millions of users switching apps.Shlomo Witty, 1/13/2021, 9:39 AM
Israeli 3D printing tech revolutionizes spinal injury treatment

Israeli 3D printing tech revolutionizes spinal injury treatment

Matricelf bio-tech firm works to use 3D printing technology to offer revolutionary spinal chord implants.i24NEWS, 1/12/2021, 9:44 PM
Moderna: Vaccine should confer immunity for at least a year

Moderna: Vaccine should confer immunity for at least a year

Company adds it is confident its vaccine is effective against new strain of coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2021, 10:03 AM
Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

Samaria lieutenant shares her feelings about Doctor Day in Samaria

IDF Lt Reut Sapir says that she and her soldiers try to live up to their reputationIdo Ben Porat, 1/11/2021, 7:11 PM
Israel offering $2,000 for vaccine testing volunteers

Israel offering $2,000 for vaccine testing volunteers

Israel's research center developing domestic COVID vaccine paying test subjects to participate, plus transportation costs.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2021, 7:55 AM
Numbers predict fourth lockdown

Numbers predict fourth lockdown

Vaccination numbers are promising, but are they happening fast enough?Shlomo Witty, 1/10/2021, 10:30 PM
Traffic light model changed to reflect vaccination rates

Traffic light model changed to reflect vaccination rates

A team of researchers from the Technion has developed a new map to help target COVID-19 vaccination efforts.Shlomo Witty, 1/10/2021, 9:23 PM
Coronavirus Czar praises lockdown and vaccination program

Coronavirus Czar praises lockdown and vaccination program

Prof. Nachman Ash alims that current measures are stalling the virus's spreadShlomo Witty, 1/10/2021, 8:15 PM
Young man develops 'rare life-threatening syndrome' after Covid-19 vaccine

Young man develops 'rare life-threatening syndrome' after Covid-19 vaccine

23 year old sent to Hadassah Hospital found to have developed rare multisystem inflammatory syndrome 24 hours after getting Covid vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2021, 11:44 AM
Amazon bans Parler

Amazon bans Parler

Amazon follows Google and Apple in removing Parler app, which is seen as an outlet for conservative voices.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2021, 8:59 AM
Study: Pfizer vaccine likely effective against COVID mutations

Study: Pfizer vaccine likely effective against COVID mutations

Lab study conducted by Pfizer finds that its COVID vaccine will likely be effective even against new mutations detected in UK, South Africa.David Rosenberg, 1/8/2021, 8:22 AM
Tel Hashomer hospital apologizes to Holocaust survivors

Tel Hashomer hospital apologizes to Holocaust survivors

Hospital issues statement apologizing for an unfortunate choice of wording in a sign pertaining to Holocaust survivorsShlomo Witty, 1/7/2021, 5:21 PM
Talking a former student down off a ledge

Talking a former student down off a ledge

EMT called to a medical emergency at Ramle’s White Mosque talks a former student down from jumping off of the tower and committing suicide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2021, 3:20 PM
Can your immune system be reprogrammed to kill cancer?

Can your immune system be reprogrammed to kill cancer?

Israeli researchers discover new way to fight cancer: by reprogramming immune system to fight cancer. And it all starts with gut bacteria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2021, 1:59 PM
China now claims COVID originated in 'multiple regions' around the world

China now claims COVID originated in 'multiple regions' around the world

WHO team shortly to arrive in China to investigate pandemic's origins. Will China grant it access to data?Y Rabinovitz, 1/5/2021, 12:42 PM
South African COVID variant can 'bypass immune protection' say health experts

South African COVID variant can 'bypass immune protection' say health experts

Scientists fear it could take months to adapt existing vaccines; meanwhile, new mutations are likely to emerge.Y Rabinovitz, 1/5/2021, 10:14 AM
Pfizer: No guarantee vaccine will be effective without 2nd dose

Pfizer: No guarantee vaccine will be effective without 2nd dose

Creator of COVID-19 vaccine warns nations not to delay providing second dose of vaccine in order to provide more first doses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2021, 7:47 PM
Tesla cars heading to Israel

Tesla cars heading to Israel

Tesla's electric cars cleared for sale in Israel, with online sales to begin in a matter of days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2021, 11:50 AM
Don't drink and vax, say health officials

Don't drink and vax, say health officials

Just a few glasses of wine can significantly reduce efficacy of vaccine - but keeping to one glass may actually boost immune function.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2021, 10:52 PM
Health Ministry: COVID-19 mutation gaining steam

Health Ministry: COVID-19 mutation gaining steam

Seven new cases of the new mutation were discovered in Jerusalem, Bnei Brak, and Givat Ze'ev, 300 specimens sent for sequencingShlomo Witty, 1/3/2021, 9:33 PM
Deaths reported after taking COVID vaccine

Deaths reported after taking COVID vaccine

Questions arising about safety of new Pfizer vaccine, as some elderly people reportedly dying hours or days after receiving.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2021, 8:52 AM
Mutant COVID strain detected in US samples from early October

Mutant COVID strain detected in US samples from early October

Fears that new, far more contagious mutation is already widespread in US and beyond.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2021, 11:13 AM
WHO grants emergency validation to Pfizer vaccine

WHO grants emergency validation to Pfizer vaccine

World Health Organization says Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is the first to receive its "emergency validation" since the pandemic began.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2020, 11:33 PM
MDA purchases dozens of refrigerators to store COVID vaccines

MDA purchases dozens of refrigerators to store COVID vaccines

"We purchased dozens of refrigerators which will allow MDA personnel to ensure the safety of the vaccine in every way possible."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2020, 12:49 PM
Can your employer force you to be vaccinated?

Can your employer force you to be vaccinated?

Attorney Matan Geringer speaks with i24NEWS about whether employers can require workers to get vaccinations.i24NEWS, 12/31/2020, 5:01 AM
UK approves Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine

UK approves Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID vaccine

'This is truly fantastic news - a triumph for British science,' says PM Boris Johnson, as Oxford-developed vaccine cleared for use.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2020, 10:03 AM