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Number of summer drownings reaches nearly 50

Number of summer drownings reaches nearly 50

Magen David Adom urges public to listen to lifeguards, take safety precautions.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 16/08/2018 13:15
Near-drowning victims at higher risk of kidney injury

Near-drowning victims at higher risk of kidney injury

Rambam Hospital physicians discover causes of kidney injury in near-drowning victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/08/2018 13:48
'It's the blackest summer I can remember'

'It's the blackest summer I can remember'

Pediatric doctor from Tel Aviv hospital begs parents to watch their children. 'I'm the one who unplugs the machine and holds your hand.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/08/2018 07:51
Infant who nearly drowned in bucket dies

Infant who nearly drowned in bucket dies

A week after near-drowning, doctors forced to declare infant's death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2018 12:50
Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

Jerusalem man drowns in mikvah

47-year-old man drowns in ritual bath just days before son's bar mitzvah celebration.David Rosenberg, 23/10/2017 12:40
90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/09/2017 09:46
Near-drowning victim dies

Near-drowning victim dies

Hospital unable to save girl who arrived in critical condition after nearly drowning in Kinneret.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2017 13:19
Search underway for 2 people swept up in Kinneret

Search underway for 2 people swept up in Kinneret

21-year-old and 17-year-old float away on sea mattresses at Kinneret's Lebanon Beach. Police scouring water and beaches.Mordechai Sones, 12/04/2017 17:18
38 fatal drownings during swimming season

38 fatal drownings during swimming season

MDA releases figures on emergency calls to beaches, pools: 217 drownings, 38 of which were fatal.Reut Hadar, 31/07/2016 19:59
Toddler drowns in Rishon LeTzion pool

Toddler drowns in Rishon LeTzion pool

Two-year old dies after attempts to resuscitate him fail.Yedidya Ben-Or, 26/07/2016 20:15
Report: Some 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria

Report: Some 3,000 Palestinians Killed in Syria

Palestinian Authority officials have yet to comment on the nearly 3,000 Palestinians killed in Syria in recent years.Moshe Cohen, 13/07/2015 16:26
Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

Drownings Back Up with 34 Deaths in 2013

As swim season closes, data shows drowning deaths back up in 2013.Maayana Miskin, 06/10/2013 14:39
Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

Man Drowns in Attempted Rescue

A man in his 50s has died while trying to swim to save a family member in trouble.Maayana Miskin, 22/09/2013 15:01
As Knesset Discusses Drownings, Two More Drown

As Knesset Discusses Drownings, Two More Drown

After five people drowned off Israel's shores last weekend, the Knesset discussed shore safety - as two more people drownedDavid Lev, 11/08/2013 14:21