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Largest population-based study of 'lazy eye' reveals public health's blind spots

Largest population-based study of 'lazy eye' reveals public health's blind spots

Immigrants and haredi men are at greatest risk of suffering untreated lazy eye, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2021 00:01
Israeli study links blood sugar level with COVID-19 risk - even in non-diabetics

Israeli study links blood sugar level with COVID-19 risk - even in non-diabetics

Research: Non-diabetic patients with high fasting sugar levels more likely to suffer severe COVID-19 than patients with lower sugar levels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2021 11:18
First day of school jitters? Kids aren't the only ones who feel it

First day of school jitters? Kids aren't the only ones who feel it

From Sweden to Singapore, stock market trading volumes tumble when working moms take time off to accompany junior on first day of school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 14:57
Metal pollution: If it's in the air and our iPhones, it'll end up in our bones

Metal pollution: If it's in the air and our iPhones, it'll end up in our bones

Lead found in 12,000-year-old skeletons reflects increasing rates of lead production, toxic exposure, Hebrew University study finds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 14:10
Study: Physiological factors can predict mental health during COVID-19 pandemic

Study: Physiological factors can predict mental health during COVID-19 pandemic

Bar-Ilan University study: Pre-pandemic physiological data can predict mental well-being during COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2021 13:28
Study: Children's coronavirus antibodies decrease with time

Study: Children's coronavirus antibodies decrease with time

New study shows vast majority of children had no detectable COVID-19 antibodies four months after their illness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/08/2021 12:36
Study: Moderna vaccine effective against Delta variant

Study: Moderna vaccine effective against Delta variant

Moderna vaccine remains 93% effective six months after second dose, company says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2021 17:35
Pfizer funding Israeli research -  but not on their vaccines

Pfizer funding Israeli research - but not on their vaccines

Researchers who led serological study which tipped the scale in favor of a third dose of vaccines received funding from Pfizer, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 21:50
A new way to treat PTSD?

A new way to treat PTSD?

Bar-Ilan professor: Nutritional supplements offer hope for a nontoxic treatment that reverses the underlying genomic cause of the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/08/2021 14:21
Dr. Fauci defends funding coronavirus research in Wuhan

Dr. Fauci defends funding coronavirus research in Wuhan

The United States gave around $600,000 toward research into whether coronaviruses could be transmitted from bats to humans...Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 23:16
A novel method for the rapid repair of peripheral nerve injuries

A novel method for the rapid repair of peripheral nerve injuries

Bar-Ilan University researchers develop nerve guidance conduits filled with smart gel that accelerate regeneration of torn nerve fibers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 13:24
Study: Coffee offers protection against COVID-19

Study: Coffee offers protection against COVID-19

Newly-published study shows correlation between coffee consumption and reduced risk of symptomatic coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 17:24
For cancer patients, being upper class means a longer life

For cancer patients, being upper class means a longer life

New research exposes link between higher socioeconomic status and longer life expectancy for cancer patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 10:56
The connection between divorce and violence

The connection between divorce and violence

New study shows rise in domestic violence among Arab sector, increased instability as women's status changes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2021 12:09
UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK gov agency granted $500,000 to academic under investigation for anti-Semitism

UK academic under investigation for alleged anti-Semitism received £400k of public funds from UK Research and Innovation office., 01/07/2021 19:19
Research identifies meeting point between modern humans and Neanderthals

Research identifies meeting point between modern humans and Neanderthals

Research at Boker Tachtit site in Ein Avdat National Park, in Israel’s Negev desert, provides first proof of the two cultures’ coexistence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/06/2021 09:10
Unique Red Sea coral reef expected to be among the last to survive past mid-century

Unique Red Sea coral reef expected to be among the last to survive past mid-century

Two Bar-Ilan University doctoral students among five Israelis and Jordanians awarded research grants by the Red Sea Reef Foundation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2021 09:45
Pandora's Box? China funding human-animal embryos that may pave way for 'chimeras'

Pandora's Box? China funding human-animal embryos that may pave way for 'chimeras'

A Fox News report warns that US taxpayer money may soon be funding Chinese research to create 'chimeras', or a new human-animal breed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 14:43
New study: 67% of teachers weren't trained to handle violence

New study: 67% of teachers weren't trained to handle violence

Most teachers and educators in Israel say teaching staff does not have tools to handle physical, verbal, violence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2021 12:23
A socio-demographic profile of southern Israel

A socio-demographic profile of southern Israel

Residents of southern Israel are more satisfied, less likely to leave district, than residents of other areas, new research shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 06:00
Research: Optimism extends life expectancy among seniors

Research: Optimism extends life expectancy among seniors

Always look on the bright side of life: Hebrew University research finds optimism extends life expectancy among seniors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2021 13:45
Study: Most Israeli parents want to vaccinate their children against coronavirus

Study: Most Israeli parents want to vaccinate their children against coronavirus

Majority of parents want to vaccinate their children against coronavirus, just 6.3% refuse, study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/05/2021 16:58
Study: Coronavirus pandemic exacerbated troubles of poorest

Study: Coronavirus pandemic exacerbated troubles of poorest

New research debunks theory that poor people suffered the least due to lack of disruption to their monthly living stipends.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2021 09:30
New immune players involved in metabolic liver disease

New immune players involved in metabolic liver disease

Future treatments may involve manipulating an immune cell subtype.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 18:06
The triple threat of coronavirus

The triple threat of coronavirus

A new study exposes how SARS-CoV-2 tampers with the cell's hardware to outsmart the immune system.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 12:12
Brain research gets a boost from mosquitoes

Brain research gets a boost from mosquitoes

New versions of light-sensitive proteins could illuminate the dark corners of our brain’s communication pathways.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/05/2021 18:14
Comprehensive study links coronavirus and stroke in young people

Comprehensive study links coronavirus and stroke in young people

Large-scale study finds strong connection between coronavirus and strokes – particularly in younger patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 10:38
Groundbreaking study offers possible cure for autism

Groundbreaking study offers possible cure for autism

New study shares treatment success in autism spectrum disorder. Is the light at the end of the tunnel getting brighter?Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 11:09
New research provides insight into how cytokine storm develops

New research provides insight into how cytokine storm develops

Bar-Ilan University: Understanding molecular interactions might be a target of precision medicine for treating severe COVID-19 cases.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 13:34
New study shows IVF less effective after coronavirus

New study shows IVF less effective after coronavirus

New research by Sheba Medical Center shows significant drop in quality of embryos obtained after one partner contracts coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 12:12
Bad to the Bone: How junk food hurts kids' bones

Bad to the Bone: How junk food hurts kids' bones

Hebrew University reveals negative impact of junk food on kids’ skeletal development.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 10:36
The hunger games: Uncovering the secret of the hunger switch in the brain

The hunger games: Uncovering the secret of the hunger switch in the brain

A 3D structure reveals how a unique molecular switch in our brain causes us to feel full – and may help develop improved anti-obesity drugs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/04/2021 22:54
Amazon Web Services, Hebrew U launch quantum computing research

Amazon Web Services, Hebrew U launch quantum computing research

Hebrew University says it is the first Israeli academic institution to partner with Amazon for quantum research.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/04/2021 15:12
New study shows Pfizer coronavirus vaccine effective against South African variant

New study shows Pfizer coronavirus vaccine effective against South African variant

Study from TA University, Clalit Research Institute, shows Pfizer vaccine protects, but less, against South African coronavirus strain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2021 21:20
Researchers: Holocaust survivors more likely to suffer heart disease, cancer

Researchers: Holocaust survivors more likely to suffer heart disease, cancer

Study offers basis for closely monitoring people who experienced trauma early in life & the impact it can have on long-term health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 11:14
New study: AstraZeneca vaccine 79% effective

New study: AstraZeneca vaccine 79% effective

Large trial including over 32,000 participants shows AstraZeneca vaccine to be 79% effective.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2021 15:05
Bar-Ilan University researchers identify non-coding RNA molecule in trypanosome parasites

Bar-Ilan University researchers identify non-coding RNA molecule in trypanosome parasites

Newly-discovered molecule may facilitate the development of drugs to treat, and prevent the spread of, various diseases.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 14:06
Can understanding constipation help diagnose Parkinson's disease earlier?

Can understanding constipation help diagnose Parkinson's disease earlier?

Hebrew University researchers unveil a chain of physiological events that may help provide new methods for disease diagnosis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/03/2021 15:05
Could aspirin help prevent coronavirus infection among heart patients?

Could aspirin help prevent coronavirus infection among heart patients?

Aspirin use for cardiovascular disease may reduce likelihood of COVID-19 infection, new study shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/03/2021 10:14
Israeli research: Breastmilk antibodies effective against coronavirus

Israeli research: Breastmilk antibodies effective against coronavirus

New research analyzes antibody levels and quality in newly-vaccinated nursing mothers, with important results.Ido Ben Porat, 09/03/2021 14:17
Has Hebrew University put an end to invasive biospies?

Has Hebrew University put an end to invasive biospies?

Hebrew University researchers advance simple and inexpensive diagnostic blood test.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2021 14:26
Does a worm hold the secret to genetically reversing brain damage?

Does a worm hold the secret to genetically reversing brain damage?

Hebrew University research successfully produces genetically-engineered synapsis, circumventing neural damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 14:49
Has a drug been found for coronavirus?

Has a drug been found for coronavirus?

Montreal research team discovers age-old drug may be effective against COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 11:43
Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

Study: Nearly one-third of coronavirus patients readmitted to hospital within 140 days

New study shows increased risk of respiratory, cardiovascular, problems for recovered coronavirus patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2021 14:19
Response to anti-vaxxers: Why you should take The Vaccine

Response to anti-vaxxers: Why you should take The Vaccine

Misinformation and fearmongering must not be allowed to prevent us from ending the pandemic. A response to an op-ed published on Arutz ShevaDr. Joel Kaye, Dr. Gillian.Kay, 17/01/2021 08:57
US COVID-19 bill includes clause about UFOs

US COVID-19 bill includes clause about UFOs

The newest aid bill from Congress requires USA military to publicize UFO research.Shlomo Witty, 11/01/2021 00:20
Evidence does not equal evidence

Evidence does not equal evidence

Not all items of evidence are equal, but some are more equal than others.Don't make big life decisions based on someone's opinion.Dr. Ari Grubner, 26/12/2020 19:30
Study: Wearing a used face mask can increase danger of COVID infection

Study: Wearing a used face mask can increase danger of COVID infection

Research showed that masks alter manner of inhalation and promote respiration of Covid-19-carrying aerosols.Y Rabinovitz, 24/12/2020 14:00
New study reveals soaring levels of anxiety & depression linked to lockdown

New study reveals soaring levels of anxiety & depression linked to lockdown

Around 1 in 10 Israelis reported severe anxiety in pre-epidemic period, as compared to almost 1 in 3 now.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2020 09:52
New study: Lockdown has no significant impact on COVID mortality

New study: Lockdown has no significant impact on COVID mortality

Study based on data from 160 countries, recommends "increasing population resilience with better physical fitness."Y Rabinovitz, 27/11/2020 10:57
At least 12,706 mutations of Covid-19 identified so far

At least 12,706 mutations of Covid-19 identified so far

Researchers claim study shows none of the mutations presents heightened risk of transmission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/11/2020 18:21
Large study shows mask-wearing 'not statistically significant'

Large study shows mask-wearing 'not statistically significant'

Almost 5,000 people participated in randomized study. 1.8% of mask-wearers contracted COVID vs. 2.1% of control group.Y Rabinovitz, 19/11/2020 12:22
New research into white blood cells could spell hope for COVID patients

New research into white blood cells could spell hope for COVID patients

Shaare Zedek & Sight Diagnostics working to identify early deterioration in COVID patients, for swifter, more effective treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2020 13:12
A cure for COVID in your medicine cabinet?

A cure for COVID in your medicine cabinet?

Studies looking into mouthwash & aspirin have already shown huge promise. Bad news for BigPharma...Y Rabinovitz, 08/11/2020 18:35
The next 72 days

The next 72 days

While fighting for re-election, Trump has lifted restrictions on US investment in Israeli research projects in Judea and Samaria. Op-ed.David Singer, 06/11/2020 13:27
Jews and Arabs who work together for the good of Israel

Jews and Arabs who work together for the good of Israel

How Jews and Arabs work together to make the quality of life in Israel better and increase longevity.. Op-ed.David Ben Horin, 06/11/2020 12:54
Can DNA technology help detect cancer and coronavirus?

Can DNA technology help detect cancer and coronavirus?

Hebrew University inches closer to harnessing DNA molecules for disease detection and electronics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/09/2020 17:47