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93 Israeli doctors: Do not use Covid-19 vaccine on children

93 Israeli doctors: Do not use Covid-19 vaccine on children

"We believe that not even a handful of children should be endangered through mass vaccination against a disease not dangerous to them."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2021 15:22
Doctor attacks patient at Tel Aviv hospital

Doctor attacks patient at Tel Aviv hospital

A senior trauma doctor became violent towards a patient for reasons still unknown.Shlomo Witty, 28/02/2021 21:02
Why seek medical expertise? Why not turn to G-d alone?

Why seek medical expertise? Why not turn to G-d alone?

If the Almighty decreed that someone is to fall ill, perhaps we should not let doctors try to cure or prevent illness through vaccines.Rabbi Aryeh Weill, 17/02/2021 09:29
Dr Simone Gold: 'Stop medical discrimination'

Dr Simone Gold: 'Stop medical discrimination'

America's Frontline Doctors Founder Dr. Simone Gold spoke to Michelle Malkin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/02/2021 16:08
Italian doctor murdered COVID patients 'to free up beds'

Italian doctor murdered COVID patients 'to free up beds'

A doctor in the coronavirus ward in an Italian hospital has been arrested on suspicions of killing ill patients to alleviate overcrowding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 10:39
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, 17/01/2021 22:10
'He was a genius, a leader, and a ground-breaker'

'He was a genius, a leader, and a ground-breaker'

Barzilai Hospital eulogizes Dr. Avi Har-Lev, after he was found killed by a gunshot wound in a forest near his home in Judea.Shlomo Witty, 13/01/2021 14:01
Emergency council of senior physicians directs appeal to MKs against lockdown

Emergency council of senior physicians directs appeal to MKs against lockdown

Public Emergency Council for the Coronavirus Crisis: 'We state unequivocally that the closure is more harmful than beneficial.'Mordechai Sones, 24/12/2020 13:17
Emergency council of senior physicians in Israel: Third lockdown is 'national disaster'

Emergency council of senior physicians in Israel: Third lockdown is 'national disaster'

'What characterizes situation today is confused public, misinformation, a lot of intimidation, and of course, apocalyptic predictions.'Mordechai Sones, 21/12/2020 20:01
Fifty doctors arrive from abroad to help out in COVID crisis

Fifty doctors arrive from abroad to help out in COVID crisis

Israel Experience Doctors' Program brings qualified doctors to Israel, prepares them for licensing, & teaches them Hebrew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2020 14:29
Doctors urge no face masks during exercise; 'can impede breathing'

Doctors urge no face masks during exercise; 'can impede breathing'

Questions surround mask efficacy as experts, authorities say they are 'not effective in preventing general public from catching coronavirus'Mordechai Sones, 26/05/2020 20:34
A torch in honor of Israel's doctors

A torch in honor of Israel's doctors

Prof, Galia Rahav, head of the infectious disease department at Sheba Medical Center, lights torch on Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2020 22:32
Doctors in India discover 526 teeth in mouth of 7-year old

Doctors in India discover 526 teeth in mouth of 7-year old

Following surgery to remove the sac of teeth, the boy is expected to make a full recovery.Sara Rubenstein, 02/08/2019 11:06
Doctors suspected of issuing unnecessary medical exemptions

Doctors suspected of issuing unnecessary medical exemptions

California Medical Board investigating four doctors suspected of issuing unlawful vaccine exemptions, sometimes for a fee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/07/2019 11:16
500 Jewish doctors sign letter calling for vaccinations

500 Jewish doctors sign letter calling for vaccinations

Doctors who serve Orthodox communities in North America join mass information campaign to encourage vaccination amid measles outbreak.Marcy Oster/JTA, 17/04/2019 21:32
Forty Arab doctors and pharmacists caught with forged licenses

Forty Arab doctors and pharmacists caught with forged licenses

Israel police arrests 40 Arab doctors, interns, pharmacists presenting forged diplomas and medical certificates.Mordechai Sones, 02/12/2018 10:03
Seeking doctors with a heart

Seeking doctors with a heart

Revolutionary award honors exemplary doctors who treat their patients with kindness, humanity, and patience.Yoni Kempinski, 02/04/2018 08:53
Israeli doctors perform lifesaving spinal surgeries in Ethiopia

Israeli doctors perform lifesaving spinal surgeries in Ethiopia

Israeli doctors work to fix severe spinal deformities during medical mission to Ethiopia. 'Half the children would have died by next year.'JTA, 27/03/2018 08:05
Will new IDF policies keep doctors from immigrating to Israel?

Will new IDF policies keep doctors from immigrating to Israel?

Under new guidlines, doctors moving to Israel would be forced to serve for two years in the IDF. 'No more doctors will move here.'Tzvi Lev, 21/12/2017 21:41
Report: Arabs posing as doctors hired at Jerusalem clinics

Report: Arabs posing as doctors hired at Jerusalem clinics

Investigative report claims that Arabs using fictitious medical licenses find employment at state-funded Jerusalem clinics.David Rosenberg, 25/09/2017 08:09
'Come on, kid, let's start walking'

'Come on, kid, let's start walking'

Jerusalem hospital treats 4-year-old Gaza child, allowing him to walk for the first time in two years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/08/2017 12:12
Tel Aviv doctor receives death threat

Tel Aviv doctor receives death threat

Patient's family curses, threatens to kill doctor. Two arrested in connection with threats.Refael Levi, 27/03/2017 13:00
Poll: Israelis distrustful of hospital doctors

Poll: Israelis distrustful of hospital doctors

New poll shows Israelis far more likely to trust doctors at their local clinic than hospital staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/03/2017 09:43
Israel's doctor shortage

Israel's doctor shortage

Ongoing healthcare crisis continues to worsen, with close to half of general practitioners nearing retirement age.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 21/12/2016 14:08
'Kill terrorists on street, save them in hospital'

'Kill terrorists on street, save them in hospital'

Ex-MK and former IDF Medical Corps Commander Aryeh Eldad explains the 'abnormal situation that forces us to do complete opposites.'Benny Tucker, 22/10/2015 22:58
Report: Assad 'Systematically' Targeting Hospitals

Report: Assad 'Systematically' Targeting Hospitals

Rights group says Assad forces killed 600 doctors, medical workers in course of Syrian civil war, terming it a crime against humanity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2015 16:41
Group: 12,000 Israelis Ready for Euthanasia

Group: 12,000 Israelis Ready for Euthanasia

Nearly 12,000 Israelis have signed forms requesting permission to end to their own lives, according to a group involved in the issue.Moshe Cohen, 29/10/2014 22:26
Notable Progress Made to Save Hadassah Hospital

Notable Progress Made to Save Hadassah Hospital

Doctors, the state, and hospital management reach understanding on a potential final deal to end ongoing labor dispute.Yosef Berger, 15/05/2014 10:00
Doctors Turn Down Hadassah Deal

Doctors Turn Down Hadassah Deal

Doctors reject a deal to try and put Hadassah Ein Kerem's bankrupt budget under control - practically guaranteeing new strikes.Yosef Berger, 11/05/2014 20:44
'Doctors Cannot Go on Strike, On Principle'

'Doctors Cannot Go on Strike, On Principle'

Medical professional and former MK Dr. Aryeh Eldad speaks to Arutz Sheva about the Hadassah strikes and what it means to be a doctor.Tova Dvorin, 16/02/2014 08:23
Eldad: Doctors Don't Have a Right to Strike

Eldad: Doctors Don't Have a Right to Strike

Former MK Aryeh Eldad told Arutz Sheva that he did not believe doctors had a right to strike.David Lev, 14/02/2014 00:42
Minister Attacks 'Suicide Pill' Bill

Minister Attacks 'Suicide Pill' Bill

Minister of Pensioner Affairs attacks proposed law, which would allow doctors to provide patients with the means to kill themselves.Maayana Miskin, 26/01/2014 10:37
Doctors Strike over ‘Ugly Wave of Violence’

Doctors Strike over ‘Ugly Wave of Violence’

Doctors go on strike over attacks on medical staff. ‘We need to save lives, but our own lives are at risk.’Maayana Miskin, 19/01/2014 10:31
Doctor Explains Why Israelis Study Medicine Abroad

Doctor Explains Why Israelis Study Medicine Abroad

Israeli who recently graduated Italian medical school talks about his motives and challenges in studying abroad.Ari Yashar, 10/01/2014 10:11
Doctors to Identify Child Abuse Victims

Doctors to Identify Child Abuse Victims

A first group of 22 Israeli doctors has completed a course that provided them with the skills to identify child abuseDavid Lev, 10/10/2013 11:05
'Hospital Departments & Wards May be Closed'

'Hospital Departments & Wards May be Closed'

As the resignation of medical residents is about to take effect, hospital officials are warning of a medical catastrophe.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 02/10/2011 20:18
State: Force Residents to Work

State: Force Residents to Work

Labor Court asked to instruct medical residents to keep working for at least a while longer. Decision: Monday.Gil Ronen, 02/10/2011 20:13
Doctors Regret Deal; Residents hold Hunger Strike

Doctors Regret Deal; Residents hold Hunger Strike

Doctors at four hospitals protest IMA deal with the government, demand its cancellation. Residents threaten hunger strike.Maayana Miskin, 04/09/2011 21:26
Psychiatric Residents Join Doctors' Strike

Psychiatric Residents Join Doctors' Strike

Residents at the largest psychiatric facility in Israel resigned en masse Thursday, joining the long-running doctors' strike.Chana Ya'ar, 11/08/2011 14:07
Deal to End Doctors' Strike May Be Close

Deal to End Doctors' Strike May Be Close

The government and doctors seemed closer than ever to an agreement Thursday morning, but the deal was not done, doctors said,David Lev, 04/08/2011 11:20
RX for Israel: ‘Olim Doctors’

RX for Israel: ‘Olim Doctors’

Ten North American doctors arrived in Israel on Monday to live, despite the doctors’ strike. “I believe a Jew’s place is in Israel,” says onTzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/07/2011 15:33
Doctors’ Strike Continues

Doctors’ Strike Continues

Labor Court approves continuation of the strike. Hospitals working in Sabbath mode.Gil Ronen, 25/07/2011 08:37
As Doctors Strike, Residents Protest

As Doctors Strike, Residents Protest

Hundreds of medical residents walk out of their hospitals across Israel on Wednesday to protest a potential agreement to end the doctors' stElad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 21/07/2011 02:15
D-Day for Doctors

D-Day for Doctors

The Labor Court is to meet with the Finance Ministry and doctors Wednesday and may force them to negotiate an agreement or end the strike.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 20/07/2011 08:27
Interns Stage Walk Out

Interns Stage Walk Out

The interns at some Israeli hospitals left their department to protest the emerging contract that they say ignores their basic interests.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 19/07/2011 21:39
Mixed Healthcare News from OECD

Mixed Healthcare News from OECD

OECD finds that Israelis are healthy, but hospitals are understaffed and overcrowded. Government promises change.Maayana Miskin, 01/07/2011 12:38
Doctors Practically on Strike

Doctors Practically on Strike

Hospitals and medical clinics around the country are on a part-time Sabbath schedule, as the doctors’ near-strike climbs a notch.Hillel Fendel, 20/06/2011 14:35