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Health Ministry: Watch for illegal counterfeit medications

Health Ministry: Watch for illegal counterfeit medications

Tel Aviv businesses sold fake medications illegally, Health Ministry says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/11/2019 12:43
FDA expands warning against use of blood pressure drug

FDA expands warning against use of blood pressure drug

Patients taking affected medication should contact their pharmacist or physician.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/09/2019 17:28
New medication gives hope to myeloma patients

New medication gives hope to myeloma patients

Groundbreaking treatment prevents the proliferation of cancerous cells.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2019 14:45
New law to allow purchase of medication at any pharmacy?

New law to allow purchase of medication at any pharmacy?

Knesset committee approves for vote a bill which would allow Israelis to insist on paper prescription, purchase medications at any pharmacy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 09:55
Israel to fund expensive cancer drugs

Israel to fund expensive cancer drugs

Israel adds expensive cancer medication, diabetes technology, and genetic testing to its list of heavily-subsidized tests and treatments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2017 11:54
ADHD Drugs Found to Trigger Suicidal Thoughts

ADHD Drugs Found to Trigger Suicidal Thoughts

Canadian Ministry of Health revises warnings on ADHD drugs after numerous reports indicating they lead to suicidal behavior.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 31/03/2015 17:37
Ahmadinejad Sacks Cabinet's Sole Woman

Ahmadinejad Sacks Cabinet's Sole Woman

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sacked Health Minister Marizeh Vahid Dastjerdi, the sole woman in his cabinet. Rachel Hirshfeld , 27/12/2012 16:59
Study: Prayer Tied To Prevention Of Alzheimer’s

Study: Prayer Tied To Prevention Of Alzheimer’s

A new joint American-Israeli study has found that praying regularly can reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease by 50 percent. Rachel Hirshfeld , 07/08/2012 00:14
Israeli Scientist Develops Kit to Detect Bacteria

Israeli Scientist Develops Kit to Detect Bacteria

A 92-year-old scientist from Hebrew University has invented a kit that enables the immediate detection of drug-resistant bacteria.Rachel Hirshfeld, 06/05/2012 16:27
Israeli Drug Firm’s Diabetes Drug Passes Test

Israeli Drug Firm’s Diabetes Drug Passes Test

A small Israeli drug firm called Kamada reports its drug for juvenile diabetes has passed an interim Phase I and II trial.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 16/04/2012 12:59