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The Age of Anxiety

The Age of Anxiety

Vials of valium and an assortment of anti-depressants and “uppers” can be found in the medicine cabinets of the very best homes.Tzvi Fishman, 17/08/2021 08:59
Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Israel-bashing permeates Science, Medicine, and Education Unions

Until recently, the hard sciences proved impregnable to political propaganda and to Soviet-style boycotts and censorship. Not anymore.Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 18/06/2021 11:20
PM to developers of Israeli COVID medicine: Huge initiative, global significance

PM to developers of Israeli COVID medicine: Huge initiative, global significance

Prime Minister meets with project managers developing coronavirus cure: 'This little thing can change the fate of humanity.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2021 22:05
Study: Giving antibiotics to newborns could stunt their growth

Study: Giving antibiotics to newborns could stunt their growth

New study by Bar-Ilan University finds that exposing newborn boys to antibiotics could reduce their growth - while girls appear unaffected.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2021 14:21
Complete US decoupling from China

Complete US decoupling from China

The pandemic revealed dangerous US dependence on China, including for medical supplies, and must spur a return to Made in USA. Op-ed.Dr. Joe Tuzara, 19/07/2020 04:00
€50 million loan from European Investment Bank to Israeli company Pluristem

€50 million loan from European Investment Bank to Israeli company Pluristem

Pluristem is a regenerative medicine company with a focus on novel biological products.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/04/2020 09:47
Coronavirus drug proves effective against virus, company says

Coronavirus drug proves effective against virus, company says

Biotech company Gilead Sciences says government study shows its remdesivir drug helps patients recover from coronavirus faster.Gary Willig, 29/04/2020 18:30
China, Article III: Every corona patient is a victim of China

China, Article III: Every corona patient is a victim of China

Can the Chinese government be held responsible for 'criminal negligence'? This is the single most important political and cultural issue in our global crisis. Giulio Meotti Interviews an expert on China who heads the Population Research Institute. Giulio Meotti, 26/03/2020 18:30
BDS attempts to stop Medicinal Herbs conference in Israel

BDS attempts to stop Medicinal Herbs conference in Israel

BDS activists pressure participants to pull out of conference on medicinal plants and herbs in northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2020 15:55
Medical breakthrough of 3D-printed hearts at Tel Aviv University

Medical breakthrough of 3D-printed hearts at Tel Aviv University

Billionaire investor James Richman supports first medical breakthrough enabling 3D-printed hearts from Tel Aviv University., 03/12/2019 22:41
OpEd: Dispel the myths — Vaccines are vital

OpEd: Dispel the myths — Vaccines are vital

Vaccinations are universally accepted by doctors and scientists and are only controversial due to conspiracy theorists.Dr. Alan Kadish, 30/10/2019 15:43
Adelson, Friedman, Bennett at Ariel medical faculty inauguration

Adelson, Friedman, Bennett at Ariel medical faculty inauguration

After years of struggle, Ariel U celebrates opening of medical faculty, in presence of Adelson family, after whom faculty will be named.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2019 13:46
Israeli scientists say cure for diabetes coming soon

Israeli scientists say cure for diabetes coming soon

Betalin Therapeutics touts 'Engineered Micro Pancreas' as replacement for insulin injections for diabetes patients.Gary Willig, 02/10/2019 20:39
Israel gives new hope to patients with multiple myeloma

Israel gives new hope to patients with multiple myeloma

Patients with deadly form of bone marrow cancer leading longer, better lives thanks to Israeli research.Larry Luxner/JTA, 26/08/2019 21:30
Israel seeks to beat PTSD with 'ecstasy' therapy

Israel seeks to beat PTSD with 'ecstasy' therapy

New trial program integrates intense psychotherapy with the active component of ecstasy to allow PTSD patients to start road to recovery.Jonah Mandel, AFP, 21/08/2019 09:21
Watch: Arutz Sheva meets Dr. Mike in Jerusalem

Watch: Arutz Sheva meets Dr. Mike in Jerusalem

Internet celebrity Dr. Mike describes excitement at seeing medical breakthroughs being made in Israel and meeting IsraelisHezki Baruch, 07/07/2019 14:59
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, 15/04/2019 14:41
A legend to the Israeli and Russian Jewish communities

A legend to the Israeli and Russian Jewish communities

Returning a debt of appreciation to Boris Kiderman - the caring Jew who did not ask for publicity, just to help. And help he did, raising tens of millions for the welfare of Israel and world Jewry. Zachary Silver, 12/04/2019 16:45
Faculty of medicine in Ariel - approved

Faculty of medicine in Ariel - approved

Council for Higher Education gives final approval for decision of its chairman, Naftali Bennett, to establish medical faculty at Ariel U.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/04/2019 13:26
Rambam, Stanford to cooperate on future of medicine

Rambam, Stanford to cooperate on future of medicine

Rambam Hospital in Haifa and Stanford Medicine in California sign cooperation agreement to work together on the future of medicine.JTA, 12/03/2018 16:24
Doctors save life of baby who swallowed Advil 'candy'

Doctors save life of baby who swallowed Advil 'candy'

Baby loses consciousness after swallowing 11 times the maximum dosage for his age.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2017 11:01
Algorithm leads to dramatic improvement in drug discovery times

Algorithm leads to dramatic improvement in drug discovery times

Algorithm by Hebrew U. researchers cuts through vast number of possible solutions to shorten drug discovery times from years to months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2017 13:07
Improved circulation - improved quality of life

Improved circulation - improved quality of life

New Israeli-made compression stocking can help millions recover from various injuries.ILTV, 05/05/2017 18:02
Changing how medicine breaks down in the body

Changing how medicine breaks down in the body

Watch: Israeli ‘Intec Pharma' presents innovative ‘Accordion Pill’ which improves how a medicine works after it's already been digested.ILTV, 03/04/2017 07:29
Saving lives - one drug at a time

Saving lives - one drug at a time

Watch: How one small Israeli pharmaceutical company has found a home for its breakthrough drugs in over 20 countries.ILTV, 22/12/2016 08:51
Israelis perform world's first artificial bone transplant

Israelis perform world's first artificial bone transplant

Israeli doctors performe revolutionary procedure in which the patient's own cells are used to regenerate decaying bones.ILTV, 13/12/2016 05:30
New Israeli vaccine protects against the flu

New Israeli vaccine protects against the flu

Israeli company Biondvax has come up with a new vaccine to heighten immunity against the most common of all viruses - the flu.ILTV, 04/08/2016 12:50
'Life-saving drugs must enter healthcare plan’

'Life-saving drugs must enter healthcare plan’

During Knesset Health Committee, Health Minister Litzman announces plans to include life-saving medicine in healthcare services.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2016 14:59
Could too many medical tests harm your health?

Could too many medical tests harm your health?

'More medical tests and more antibiotics aren’t always better and sometimes, they can even cause harm,' medical expert says.Raphael Poch, 29/11/2015 14:38
'As They Saved Me From Death I Will Save Others'

'As They Saved Me From Death I Will Save Others'

Wounded war hero Asael Lubotzky, critically injured in Lebanon, receives his doctorate degree in medicine completing the 'circle of giving.'Shimon Cohen, 08/07/2015 11:52
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