Jay Leno and other celebrities to lead event for United Hatzalah

Team of int'l celebrities to put on virtual event to honor first responders and support United Hatzalah efforts against coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 10:29 AM

€50 million loan from EIB to Israeli company Pluristem

Pluristem is a regenerative medicine company with a focus on novel biological products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2020, 9:47 AM

Coronavirus drug proves effective against virus, company says

Biotech company Gilead Sciences says government study shows its remdesivir drug helps patients recover from coronavirus faster.Gary Willig, 4/29/2020, 6:30 PM

As Sweden's death rate rises, the country defends its policies

'I don't think their policies are the right ones,' Bill Gates said of Sweden. But Swedes aren't listening. Analysis.Y. Rabinovitz, 4/29/2020, 9:14 AM

Could a heartburn drug be the solution to coronavirus?

New York researchers study whether famotidine, the active ingredient in Pepcid, can treat for coronavirus. 'Do not do this at home.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2020, 10:40 AM

Can COVID-19 cause heart inflammation in children?

'Multi-system inflammatory state' noted in children who have coronavirus or may have suffered in the recent past, medical experts say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2020, 9:16 AM

Younger victims of COVID-19 at increased risk of stroke

Younger coronavirus patients with no medical history are suffering stroke at alarming rates, doctors warn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 1:32 PM

Quick coronavirus testing - in Israel, too

New 'accurate, quality' test provides results in just 45 minutes, making it a 'game-changer,' Israeli ministries say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 12:18 PM

Father and son from MDA donate plasma to combat coronavirus

After suffering from coronavirus, then recovering, senior MDA medic and his son, an MDA dispatcher, donate plasma to help COVID-19 patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 8:46 AM

6 new coronavirus symptoms listed

Center for Disease Control and Prevention updates list of coronavirus symptoms to include chills, headache, sore throat, loss of taste.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2020, 12:43 PM

Doctor to Health Ministry: Let us work

Doctor Shai Fein, the Chair of Anesthesia and Critical Care at Assuta Hospital in Ashdod, says restrictions on elective surgery dangerous.Yoni Kempinski, 4/26/2020, 11:20 AM

Facebook challenges Zoom

Facebook offers alternative to Zoom, unveils service featuring virtual "rooms" in which people can visit friends.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/25/2020, 1:40 AM

United Hatzalah chief: 'I received my life back'

'It's not a joke, coronavirus is a terrible, aggressive disease,' United Hatzalah's Eli Beer tells Arutz Sheva. 'They were fighting for me.'Yoni Kempinski, 4/24/2020, 12:09 PM

Israeli company to carry out 10,000 coronavirus tests per day

The company will set up a testing laboratory based on equipment of the Chinese company BGI.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2020, 1:04 AM

Israeli researchers transform tap water into corona disinfectant

Researchers from Bar-Ilan U develop method based on tap water they say can eliminate bacteria and kill viruses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2020, 10:09 AM

Hundreds volunteer to be infected with COVID-19 to test vaccine

Effort aims to garner support for intentionally infecting humans with coronavirus to speed up the development of a coronavirus vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2020, 9:55 PM

Israeli scientist awarded US patent for coronavirus vaccine

Tel Aviv University researcher has just received a patent from the USPTO for his innovative vaccine design for the corona family of viruses.i24NEWS, 4/22/2020, 1:42 AM

FDA greenlights home COVID-19 test to let people swab themselves

Test uses self-swab that samples lower nostril, instead of deep nasal passageway like first tests. Kit to cost $119.Mordechai Sones, 4/21/2020, 8:36 PM

WHO chief: Worst of coronavirus is still ahead of us

WHO Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus urges countries to work together, prevent further tragedies from coronavirus. 'We warned about this'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 1:25 PM

French boy with coronavirus wasn't a superspreader

Nine-year-old boy may not have spread COVID-19 to those he came in contact with, researchers say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2020, 1:15 PM

CNN claims coronavirus spurring vaxx-believer increase

But vaccine skeptics say 'many vaxx-believers changing minds because of coronavirus.'Mordechai Sones, 4/20/2020, 8:41 PM

'There is reason for optimism, we will proceed with caution'

Head of Health Ministry's epidemic unit: Regular routine will resume in a few months, but we will still have to watch our hygiene.Nitsan Keidar, 4/20/2020, 6:19 AM

Study: Can cannabis help coronavirus patients?

Ichilov hospital initiates study into whether cannabis can alleviate symptoms of coronavirus patients in serious conditionArutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2020, 6:30 PM

Hadassah to test second Japanese drug

Hadassah launches clinical trial in coronavirus wards, begins tests with 'Camostat Mesylate' in adition to 'Avigan'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2020, 10:51 AM

Coronavirus could attack immune system like HIV

Researchers in China and US find virus that causes Covid-19 can destroy T cells that are supposed to protect body from harmful invaders.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2020, 10:34 AM

'Waze' joins efforts to fight the coronavirus

Israeli company asks governments around the world to share data on location of medical testing and emergency food distribution centersArutz Sheva, 4/16/2020, 10:14 AM

'This is one thing I can do, I'm not saving the world'

Jennifer Haller, 44, spoke about her participation in the trial of the first-ever COVID-19 vaccine. 'As easy as the regular flu shot.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2020, 9:10 AM

Watch: How should you wash your hands?

American doctor explains how to wash your hands in a proper way that will reduce the risk of contracting coronavirus.Dalit Halevi, 4/14/2020, 4:59 AM

Could coronavirus crisis be over in 2 weeks?

Chairman of the Israeli Space Agency and the National Council for Research and Development says models show COVID-19 declines after 6 weeks.Shimon Cohen, 4/13/2020, 10:22 PM

Israeli team develops faster, cheaper, coronavirus test

Hebrew University researchers develop COVID-19 diagnostic test that uses common lab materials and is 10x faster than other tests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2020, 2:39 PM

Israeli researchers present 'alternating lockdown' strategy

Strategy involves splitting the population into two groups that alternate between lockdown and routine activity in weekly succession.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2020, 1:50 PM

Min. of Health: Israel conducting more COVID-19 tests than most

A spokesman for the Ministry of Health responded to claims that not enough testing was being carried out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2020, 9:11 PM

Bnei Brak hospital has run out of ventilators

Mayanei Hayeshua says equipment sent by Health Ministry is unusable, hospital unable to accept coronavirus victims in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2020, 11:41 AM

First documentary movie on origin of CCP coronavirus

First documentary movie on origin of CCP virus, tracking down origin of Wuhan coronavirus.Mordechai Sones, 4/8/2020, 9:17 AM

WhatsApp to fight fake news

WhatsApp to impose new limit on message forwarding as it seeks to slow dissemination of fake news.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2020, 3:40 AM

Twitter CEO to donate $1 billion to fight coronvirus outbreak

Jack Dorsey's donation marks the largest pledged gift by a private individual yet during the pandemic.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2020, 12:03 AM

Could this antimalarial drug already be saving patients?

Dr. Oz interviews coronavirus patients whose conditions improved after taking anti-malarial drug,, 4/7/2020, 10:33 PM

New 'TakeAction' program helps emergency services, nonprofits

Jerusalem College of Technology launches initiative to develop tech solutions for emergency services, vulnerable populations, amid outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2020, 3:01 PM

Israeli company to produce millions of face masks

Contract with Defense Ministry will eliminate dependence on foreign suppliers.Arutz Sheva, 4/7/2020, 2:08 PM

Israelis on unpaid leave launch app to fight coronavirus in US

A new app, called COVUNITY, can help monitor coronavirus epidemic and predict outbreaks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2020, 10:50 AM

'People are human - that's why we have crisis planning'

Former chief medical officer praises Health Ministry but says it's time they stepped aside.Shimon Cohen, 4/6/2020, 11:28 AM

Yad Sarah brings the breath of life to people across the country

Yad Sarah is launching a special campaign to raise money for ventilators and oxygenators.In cooperation with Yad Sarah, 4/6/2020, 9:43 AM

Coronavirus tests could be just 50% accurate, experts warn

Many countries are relying on testing to get people back to work; research shows high rate of false-negatives makes testing unreliable.Y. Rabinovitz, 4/6/2020, 9:17 AM

Chinese doctor: Ending lockdown not dependent on mass testing

Recovered coronavirus patients may still be contagious, and China is not over the outbreak yet, senior Chinese doctor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2020, 9:01 AM

A message from Beijing: How to keep yourself safe and healthy

Rabbi Shimon Freundlich of Chabad of Beijing offers tips on how to keep safe during pandemic, urges unity and thanking professionals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2020, 9:20 PM

What did Italy do wrong and Taiwan do right?

Will US become second Italy, or even worse? Can lives and economy be saved at same time? What did Taiwan do to keep the CCP virus in check?Mordechai Sones, 4/2/2020, 8:50 PM

Coronavirus face mask - do it yourself

Doctor explains how to make the safest face mask to prevent infection.Dalit Halevi, 4/2/2020, 1:07 AM

Which pre-existing conditions raise coronavirus risk?

Those who died of COVID-19 suffered from a list of underlying illnesses. 'Group most at risk is still those who suffer breathing issues.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2020, 2:25 PM

Watch: Touring the COVID-19 front lines at Ichilov Hospital

i24NEWS takes a tour of Ichilov Hospital, where only urgent patients are coming in, and doctors are using telemedicine where possible.i24NEWS, 4/1/2020, 10:58 AM

In the line of fire - respiratory technicians saving lives

"When a person is having trouble breathing, and I manage to help him – there’s nothing more satisfying than that"Hezki Baruch, 3/31/2020, 5:13 PM

'Significant advances' in development of coronavirus vaccine

Israel Institute for Biological Research head tells PM Netanyahu animal trials for possible coronavirus vaccine to begin shortly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 4:46 PM

'People need to know that the inconvenience is paying off'

Professor Gabi Barbash sees a downward trend in the number of new cases, but cautions that no one knows if it will continue.103 FM, 3/31/2020, 1:12 PM

Diet is key in lockdown

Hadassah nutritionist and dietician Rivki Harari offers tips for how to eat healthfully during the coronavirus lockdown.Rivki Harari, 3/31/2020, 10:35 AM

Has a Jewish doctor found a treatment for coronavirus?

Dr. Vladimir Zelenko claims he's used an experimental mix of medications to treat nearly 700 coronavirus victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 10:21 AM

Two middle-aged Israeli women die of coronavirus

Two Israeli women, one aged 49, one in her 50s, die of coronavirus, bringing Israeli death toll to 17.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 8:26 AM

The sound of coronavirus: Israeli apps helping contain pandemic

Israeli company works to develop app to identify coronavirus based on voice.G. Lavallee, J. Mandel/ AFP, 3/31/2020, 7:54 AM

1,000 patients in serious condition by end of Passover

Researchers at Hebrew University say the number of hospitalized patients with coronavirus will increase significantly within two weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 5:31 AM