Study: Obesity significantly raises risk of death from COVID-19

Study: Obesity significantly raises risk of death from COVID-19

New study by UNC, World Bank, shows patients suffering from obesity have 113% higher rate of hospitalization than slimmer patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 6:02 PM
Could this supplement prevent deterioration of COVID-19 patients?

Could this supplement prevent deterioration of COVID-19 patients?

Clinical study shows innovative supplement may be able to prevent exacerbation and deterioration of coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2020, 3:05 PM
Vapers may be five times more likely to contract coronavirus, study shows

Vapers may be five times more likely to contract coronavirus, study shows

Use of e-cigarettes may significantly increase risk of contracting coronavirus, new study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2020, 3:04 PM
Magnetic memory states go exponential

Magnetic memory states go exponential

Newly-discovered ability to stabilize, control, number of magnetic states may allow multi-level magnetic memory with many states per cell.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 10:30 AM
New strain of swine flu may lead to pandemic, scientists warn

New strain of swine flu may lead to pandemic, scientists warn

New study by Chinese scientists shows virus becoming more prevalent in pigs may soon make the jump to humans.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2020, 11:17 AM
Did coronavirus first start to spread through China in August?

Did coronavirus first start to spread through China in August?

New study shows increase in activity outside hospitals beginning in August 2019. Was it due to coronavirus?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 6:04 PM
Study: Older adults' perception of aging may be more important than chronological age

Study: Older adults' perception of aging may be more important than chronological age

COVID-19 loneliness linked to elevated psychiatric symptoms in older adults.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2020, 12:43 PM
Studies: Bald men more likely to have a severe case of coronavirus

Studies: Bald men more likely to have a severe case of coronavirus

Are androgens responsible for determining the severity of COVID-19?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2020, 2:27 PM
Study: Israel doesn't have coronavirus herd immunity

Study: Israel doesn't have coronavirus herd immunity

Serological tests show low rate of immunity among Israeli population.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2020, 10:41 AM
Researchers find pangolins may be responsible for COVID-19's ability to transfer to humans

Researchers find pangolins may be responsible for COVID-19's ability to transfer to humans

Research team analyzes coronavirus genomes, says bats and pangolins may be responsible for outbreak, along with third animal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/31/2020, 12:29 AM
A shared ancestry? Genomes provide new insight into Canaanite heritage’s far reach

A shared ancestry? Genomes provide new insight into Canaanite heritage’s far reach

Genetic samples from across the Southern Levant show Canaanites to be a demographically coherent group - and one which migrated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2020, 6:10 PM
Did fines for violating coronavirus guidelines change Israelis' behavior?

Did fines for violating coronavirus guidelines change Israelis' behavior?

New survey examines how Israelis' behavior during coronavirus outbreak was influenced by government guidelines.Michal Levi, 5/26/2020, 2:35 PM
Study: Gene which raises risk of dementia may also raise risk of severe coronavirus

Study: Gene which raises risk of dementia may also raise risk of severe coronavirus

Those with two copies of a genetic mutation at more than double the risk of severe COVID-19 than those with two copies of a different gene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2020, 9:41 AM
Israeli researchers: Hearts that drum together beat together

Israeli researchers: Hearts that drum together beat together

Group drumming stimulates behavioral and physiological synchronization that contributes to ability to cooperate, Bar-Ilan U. study finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/21/2020, 1:55 PM
New research shows large segments of the population may be immune to COVID-19

New research shows large segments of the population may be immune to COVID-19

Research shows large segments of the population may be immune to COVID-19 - possibly due to exposure to other viruses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2020, 10:49 PM
Large survey confirms: Loss of smell and taste linked to COVID-19

Large survey confirms: Loss of smell and taste linked to COVID-19

Global survey of 4,000 coronavirus patients supports link between COVID-19 and loss of smell and taste.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2020, 10:03 AM
Could a heartburn drug be used to treat coronavirus?

Could a heartburn drug be used to treat 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?

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
University receives grant for coronavirus research proposals amid pandemic

University receives grant for coronavirus research proposals amid pandemic

Israeli government awards University of Haifa faculty funding for 18 research proposals related to COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 2:12 PM
Seven-fold increase in stroke rates among young COVID-19 victims

Seven-fold increase in stroke rates among young COVID-19 victims

Younger coronavirus patients with no medical history are suffering stroke at alarming rates, doctors warn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2020, 1:32 PM
First-ever coronavirus trial participant: 'Proud to have been part of the process'

First-ever coronavirus trial participant: 'Proud to have been part of the process'

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
Ibuprofen exacerbates coronavirus disease

Ibuprofen exacerbates coronavirus disease

World Health Organization recommends using paracetamol to treat coronavirus symptoms, instead of anti-inflammatories. Here's why.Mordechai Sones, 3/18/2020, 11:21 AM
Research claims expensive car owners 'feel sense of superiority over other road users'

Research claims expensive car owners 'feel sense of superiority over other road users'

Study claims to reveal likelihood drivers will slow for pedestrians decreases by 3% for every extra $1,000 that one's vehicle is worth.Mordechai Sones, 2/27/2020, 1:43 PM
Israeli research: Steroid use linked to low blood sugar

Israeli research: Steroid use linked to low blood sugar

Findings point to side effect of steroids not previously described in medical literature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2020, 10:17 AM
Israeli docs strike big blow to antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Israeli docs strike big blow to antibiotic-resistant 'superbugs'

Hebrew U. team brings hope to patients with life-threatening, drug-resistant infections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 4:07 PM
Study: Electronic cigarettes raise risk of lung disease by 30%

Study: Electronic cigarettes raise risk of lung disease by 30%

E-cigarettes can cause serious lung damage in just a few years, new study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2019, 4:03 PM
Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Large study: Smoking increases risk for gestational diabetes

Pregnant smokers at higher risk for gestational diabetes, Hebrew University study finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2019, 11:59 AM
The resurrection of the Blood Libel - by pseudo-scholars

The resurrection of the Blood Libel - by pseudo-scholars

The medieval blood libel still appears as part of Arab world’s vilification of Jews—and is now transmogrified, masquerading as scholarship, into slander against Israel, the Jew of nations. Has to be read to be believed.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 11/18/2019, 7:45 AM
 The scientists that turned a cow into a zebra

The scientists that turned a cow into a zebra

Scientists discover the real reason for the fashionable selection of zebra stripes.Matanel Rot, 10/26/2019, 11:36 PM
Test run for world's first non-stop flight from NY to Australia

Test run for world's first non-stop flight from NY to Australia

'Flying non-stop from the east coast of Australia to London and New York is truly the final frontier in aviation,' Qantas CEO says.Sara Rubenstein, 8/22/2019, 4:14 PM
Red Sea countries to launch coral reef joint research center

Red Sea countries to launch coral reef joint research center

Red Sea Transnational Research Center will include partners from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Jordan, Eritrea, Sudan, Yemen, Israel, and Djibouti.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 7:59 AM
Israeli study: Facebook can cause depression

Israeli study: Facebook can cause depression

Facebook lowers self-esteem, new study finds, such that 15 minutes of surfing is enough to increase chances of depression.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/14/2019, 8:21 AM
People with ADHD eat less healthily

People with ADHD eat less healthily

People with ADHD tend to eat 'whatever they see around,' new study says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2019, 10:31 AM
New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

New study proves intestinal bacteria grow in pregnant women

Bar-Ilan researchers discover that bacteria 'sense' pregnancy and the need to assist babies in breaking down the sugar in mother's milk.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 10:10 AM
Israeli scientists successfully print human heart

Israeli scientists successfully print human heart

Scientists at Tel Aviv University unveil 'first' 3D print of heart with human tissue, vessels.AFP, 4/15/2019, 2:41 PM
Can we rely on the polls?

Can we rely on the polls?

Dr. Ido Liberman explains why the pre-election polls and exit polls were right - and wrong - about the results.Benny Tucker, 4/12/2019, 10:41 AM
These ADHD medications may predict future antidepressant use

These ADHD medications may predict future antidepressant use

Childhood methylphenidate treatment predicts antidepressant use during adolescence, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 9:56 AM
Researchers identify the beneficial role of sleep

Researchers identify the beneficial role of sleep

Sleep increases chromosome dynamics that clear out DNA damage accumulated during waking hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 2:13 PM
Research puts obesity and fatty liver disease treatment in reach

Research puts obesity and fatty liver disease treatment in reach

Hebrew University Professor Amiram Goldblum’s team discovers 27 new molecules with significant therapeutic potential.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2019, 12:34 PM
New study shows religious upbringing linked to happiness

New study shows religious upbringing linked to happiness

New study shows religious upbringing raises life satisfaction, lowers risk of substance abuse and STDs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2018, 8:52 AM
This is the most germ-filled surface in an airport

This is the most germ-filled surface in an airport

New research reveals the most germ-infested area of an airport - and it isn't the bathroom.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 2:43 PM
Soldiers visit doctors twice as often as everyone else

Soldiers visit doctors twice as often as everyone else

New study finds soldiers go to the doctor twice as much as civilians of the same age.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 12:53 PM
Maternal depression may alter children's immune responses

Maternal depression may alter children's immune responses

Israeli study shows maternal depression may have a long-term impact on children's psychological and immune health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 11:51 AM
Meet the head of London's pro-Israel Center for Policy Research

Meet the head of London's pro-Israel Center for Policy Research

Dr. Herbert London on Israel's challenges, how Jewish students can fight back, Muslim women's rights and BDS goals.Jeremy Frankel, 8/3/2018, 9:07 AM
Need help with your math homework? Ask the worms

Need help with your math homework? Ask the worms

New Hebrew University research reveals complex math calculations worms perform to search for food.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 7:32 PM
Netherlands: Eleven babies die in failed trial

Netherlands: Eleven babies die in failed trial

Dutch hospital quits clinical trial after babies whose mothers took generic Viagra died.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2018, 2:58 PM
Cells that speed up organ growth speed up aging

Cells that speed up organ growth speed up aging

Zoo analysis shows pancreatic cell size linked to mammalian lifespan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2018, 6:01 PM
'There's no intelligence organization in the world like you'

'There's no intelligence organization in the world like you'

Chief of Staff participates in Military Intelligence conference, praises activity and nature of unique work among world intelligence bodies.Mordechai Sones, 6/10/2018, 2:51 PM
Study: Haredim more likely to be near-sighted

Study: Haredim more likely to be near-sighted

Public health expert says health, education systems need to work together to prevent nearsightedness in children at risk.Reut Hadar, 6/6/2018, 10:58 AM
Report: 59% of Israeli children are exposed to secondhand smoke

Report: 59% of Israeli children are exposed to secondhand smoke

New study shows Israeli children are exposed to more cigarette smoke than their counterparts in England, Germany, and Canada.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2018, 1:54 PM
How body temperature influences SIDS

How body temperature influences SIDS

New link between sleep arousals and body temperature may also be connected to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS).Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2018, 11:18 AM
New study aims to be a model for genetic testing

New study aims to be a model for genetic testing

A new study for cancer risk in Ashkenazic Jews aims to create a new model for genetic testing.JTA, 3/17/2018, 7:04 PM
Does your bottled water contain microplastics?

Does your bottled water contain microplastics?

Tests on more than 250 bottles from 11 leading brands worldwide reveal widespread contamination from plastic debris.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2018, 9:17 AM
Have Israeli researchers discovered Israel's new cash crop?

Have Israeli researchers discovered Israel's new cash crop?

Israeli researchers cultivate desert truffles worth more than uranium.JTA, 3/10/2018, 7:29 PM
Will this Druze-Israeli cure chemotherapy-induced infertility?

Will this Druze-Israeli cure chemotherapy-induced infertility?

Curing infertility after chemotherapy: This Druze-Israeli scientist may have the key.JTA, 3/10/2018, 6:57 PM
New glasses may prevent vision loss in diabetics

New glasses may prevent vision loss in diabetics

Rambam physician discovers new cause of vision loss in diabetics, creates new glasses to prevent impaired vision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2018, 1:06 PM
US-Russia sanctions cause Israel a loss of $680 million

US-Russia sanctions cause Israel a loss of $680 million

Study on economic impact of US-Russia sanctions on western non-sanctioning economies reveals interconnectedness of economies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 12:21 PM