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Double-organ transplant for 13-year old at Israel's Schneider

Double-organ transplant for 13-year old at Israel's Schneider

Due to a life-threating deterioration of her liver condition as well as diabetes, Amram needed a combined liver and pancreas transplant.Yoni Kempinski, 31/03/2019 16:36
Druze volunteers in Golan train to cut emergency response times

Druze volunteers in Golan train to cut emergency response times

Amid threats looming in Golan, local Druze villages get together to help make a difference in their own communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2018 13:14
IDF to advise UN peacekeepers in Entebbe medical training course

IDF to advise UN peacekeepers in Entebbe medical training course

IDF medical officer to serve as adviser for UN first response medical course in Uganda based on techniques used by the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2018 10:25
Claim:  Hospital negligence caused baby disability

Claim: Hospital negligence caused baby disability

25-year-old suffers series of serious medical impairments, claims Ichilov Hospital negligent in after-birth examination.Yedidya ben Ohr, 15/01/2017 14:09
Rabbi Shteinman's condition takes turn for the worse

Rabbi Shteinman's condition takes turn for the worse

Despite recent improvements, Rabbi Shteinman's condition has reportedly deteriorated slightly in recent hours.Orli Harari, 30/12/2016 14:18
Israel is #1 in Preventing Blindness

Israel is #1 in Preventing Blindness

The rates of preventable blindness in Israel have been cut by more than half in the past decade, putting Israel in first place worldwide.Chana Ya'ar, 11/07/2013 20:23
Breast Cancer Radiation Treatment May Cause Risks

Breast Cancer Radiation Treatment May Cause Risks

A new study has found an increased risk of heart problems in women who are treated for breast cancer with radiation therapy. Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 14/03/2013 11:30
Report: Aspirin May Protect Against Skin Cancer

Report: Aspirin May Protect Against Skin Cancer

A new study has reaffirmed research showing that aspirin may protect against one of the deadliest forms of skin cancer - melanoma.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/03/2013 16:36
New Treatment for Stroke, Brain Disorders

New Treatment for Stroke, Brain Disorders

Researchers Tel Aviv University have found a new treatment for stroke and other brain damage that can help even months after the event.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 24/01/2013 15:12
Israeli Researchers: Fish Oil Helps Heal Bedsores

Israeli Researchers: Fish Oil Helps Heal Bedsores

Israeli researchers have discovered that fish oil helps heal bed sores, and can help ease the pain of the critically ill.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 05/12/2012 11:10
Israeli Hospital Treated Haniyeh's Brother-in-Law

Israeli Hospital Treated Haniyeh's Brother-in-Law

The brother-in-law of Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh received emergency medical treatment at the Rabin Medical Center in Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 08/08/2012 09:06
Building a Better Chemotherapy System

Building a Better Chemotherapy System

Israeli scientists have figured out a more efficient, “healthier” way to target cancer cells with chemotherapy.Chana Ya'ar, 31/05/2012 09:58
BGU Scientists Prove Enzyme Delays ALS

BGU Scientists Prove Enzyme Delays ALS

Scientists at Ben Gurion University have proven that an enzyme discovered in 2009 can delay development of Lou Gehrig's disease in mice.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 05/03/2012 03:14
Keep Brains Sharp with Omega 3, Vitamins

Keep Brains Sharp with Omega 3, Vitamins

Researchers are finding that perhaps we truly are what we eat. Diet does play a significant role in how our brains work as we age.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 01/01/2012 10:10
Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Researchers Discover Fungi-Bacteria Partners

Tel Aviv University researchers have discovered a mutually beneficial relationship between fungi and bacteria that allows both to spread.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 28/11/2011 22:37
iPhone Saves Israeli Girl's Life

iPhone Saves Israeli Girl's Life

Seven-year-old Gil Dahan's doctor was able to diagnose her condition using an iPhone video. It saved her life.Elad Benari, 27/11/2011 05:45
New Stem Cell Treatment for Lou Gehrig's Disease

New Stem Cell Treatment for Lou Gehrig's Disease

Clinical trials have just begun on a new Israeli technology by TAU scientists to help patients suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 21/09/2011 12:55
New Israeli Technology to Diagnose Hearing Loss

New Israeli Technology to Diagnose Hearing Loss

An Israeli scientist at Tel Aviv University has developed a unique fast-track technology to diagnose hearing loss.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 15/09/2011 11:40
Israel Equips PA Arabs

Israel Equips PA Arabs

Israel distributed NIS 90,000 worth of medical equipment in 2010 to PA Arabs with disabilities -- an amount to be surpassed in 2011.Chana Ya'ar, 06/03/2011 19:06
'Royal Treatment' in Israel

'Royal Treatment' in Israel

A Persian Gulf princess is in Israel undergoing a complicated heart operation, after her doctors recommended Israel as her best treatment choice.David Lev, 22/11/2010 16:56
'Zionism, Meshugas and Medicine'

'Zionism, Meshugas and Medicine'

World-renowned diabetes expert Professor Derek LeRoith is tapped to lead a new clinical research center at Rambam Hospital.Chana Ya'ar, 25/10/2010 18:34
Humanitarian Med Meet

Humanitarian Med Meet

Sixty medical students from around the world learned from the IDF about humanitarian medicine in disaster zones.Gil Ronen, 27/07/2010 21:56
Israel Eases Chile’s Trauma

Israel Eases Chile’s Trauma

A team from Rambam Medical Center’s trauma team helps train Chile medics how to cope with mass casualty events such as this year’s massive quake.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 21/07/2010 09:55
Aid to Gaza: No One Denied Care

Aid to Gaza: No One Denied Care

No PA Arab in Gaza has been denied medical care in Israel, officials say – but if the PA prevents access, there is nothing Israel can do.Hana Levi Julian, 26/05/2010 15:54
Egypt Bars Entry of Israeli MD

Egypt Bars Entry of Israeli MD

Egypt has barred an Israeli hematology expert from attending an international conference slated for May 22-25 in Cairo, despite the peace treaty.Hana Levi Julian , 09/05/2010 09:32
Progress on New Alzheimer's Drug

Progress on New Alzheimer's Drug

A new medication designed to slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease and improve its psychological symptoms is entering advanced trials.Hana Levi Julian, 21/04/2010 16:12
Weight Loss Reverses Stroke Risk

Weight Loss Reverses Stroke Risk

Living the sunny Mediterranean lifestyle in Israel is a healthier way to keep one's arteries limber for longer, according to a new studyHana Levi Julian, 04/03/2010 16:24