Swine Flu

Two children in serious condition from swine flu

Two children in serious condition from swine flu

Two infants hospitalized, one 1.5-years-old, as H1N1 virus outbreak continues to plague Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 9:01 AM
2-year-old swine flu victim in serious condition

2-year-old swine flu victim in serious condition

Infant boy with background illnesses in emergency care after being diagnosed with H1N1 virus, amid a nationwide outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2015, 5:23 PM
Health Ministry: Vaccinate against swine flu

Health Ministry: Vaccinate against swine flu

13 Israelis now infected with the virus, placing strain on national hospitals.Tova Dvorin, 12/25/2015, 10:06 AM
Swine flu victims up to 13, 9 in serious condition

Swine flu victims up to 13, 9 in serious condition

After woman dies from disease, H1N1 shows up nationwide with two hospitalized in Nahariya in north, pregnant patient given C-section.Ari Yashar, 12/24/2015, 7:03 PM
Woman dies of swine flu, six others infected

Woman dies of swine flu, six others infected

Four women are being treated at Soroka hospital in Be'er Sheva; the other two are hospitalized in Jerusalem.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 12/24/2015, 2:17 PM
Jewish ‘Burka Family’ Missing After Baby Dies

Jewish ‘Burka Family’ Missing After Baby Dies

The hareidi-religious Eida Hareidit organization has joined a search for a hareidi-religious Jerusalem family missing after the baby died.Chana Ya'ar, 2/10/2013, 2:34 PM
Hospitals Struggle to Cope w/ Swine Flu in Israel

Hospitals Struggle to Cope w/ Swine Flu in Israel

Two more people were admitted Thursday to a hospital in Israel due to the H1N1 virus, also known as “swine flu.” Two people have died.Chana Ya'ar, 1/31/2013, 3:50 PM
Toddler Dies of Swine Flu in Israel

Toddler Dies of Swine Flu in Israel

The first death this season from influenza virus has occurred at a hospital in Petah Tikvah.Chana Ya'ar, 1/17/2013, 10:52 AM
CDC Report: Swine Flu is Back

CDC Report: Swine Flu is Back

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reports that swine flu is back, with 12 cases reported by Friday.Chana Ya'ar, 12/25/2011, 1:14 PM
Health Min: After the Holidays, Get a Flu Shot

Health Min: After the Holidays, Get a Flu Shot

It's that time of year again; the Health Ministry has issued a recommendation that everyone over 6 months old should get a flu shot.Chana Ya'ar, 9/14/2011, 1:24 PM
Physicists’ War against the Flu

Physicists’ War against the Flu

Move over, physicians. Three Hebrew U. and US physicists may have the solution to the flu: Selective inoculation based on quantum mechanics theory.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/3/2011, 3:47 PM
Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu

Pregnant Woman Dies of Swine Flu

A pregnant woman who was hospitalized a month ago with the H1N1 swine flu has died. Her healthy baby was delivered and sent home. Malkah Fleisher, 12/28/2009, 9:55 PM
Swine Flu Vaccine for All

Swine Flu Vaccine for All

The H1N1 flu vaccination is available, as of this week, to all citizens of Israel. Not everyone is taking it.Hillel Fendel, 12/21/2009, 1:57 PM
Ministry Ups H1N1 Vaccines

Ministry Ups H1N1 Vaccines

The Ministry of Health convened Monday to address its concern following a slew of swine flu-related deaths since last Thursday.Malkah Fleisher, 11/30/2009, 8:45 PM
Swine Flu Vaccination Underway

Swine Flu Vaccination Underway

17,000 Israelis have been vaccinated for swine flu, and more vaccines are en route. Campaign still limited to high-risk groups.Maayana Miskin, 11/10/2009, 9:37 AM
Flu Closes Tel Aviv School

Flu Closes Tel Aviv School

A Tel Aviv elementary school has been closed for the first time due to an outbreak of flu. It is not clear which viral strain caused the closure.Hana Levi Julian, 10/27/2009, 11:12 AM
Positive Swine Flu Vaccine Test

Positive Swine Flu Vaccine Test

An Israeli biotech firm said it has successfully tested a swine flu vaccine – but only on rats. Its stock soared before trading was suspended.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/25/2009, 1:30 PM
Israel Pushes Swine Flu Vaccines

Israel Pushes Swine Flu Vaccines

Israel looks abroad for swine flu vaccines despite controversy. Fifth flu-related death reported.Maayana Miskin, 8/7/2009, 10:03 AM
Third Case of Swine Flu Death

Third Case of Swine Flu Death

A 12-year-old girl with a severe chronic disease who developed swine flu has died, marking the third death related to H1N1 influenza.Avraham Zuroff, 8/6/2009, 7:22 AM
First Swine Flu Death in Israel?

First Swine Flu Death in Israel?

Health experts fear that a recent death may have been caused by the swine flu, making it Israel's first fatality in the global pandemic.Maayana Miskin, 7/26/2009, 10:07 PM
Swine Flu Strikes Jewish Camps

Swine Flu Strikes Jewish Camps

The swine flu has struck at Jewish camps in France and Canada. Normandy's Bnei Akiva campers are under quarantine.Avraham Zuroff, 7/17/2009, 7:21 AM
Chuppah Hosts Swine (Flu)

Chuppah Hosts Swine (Flu)

Latex abounded at the wedding of an Illinois rabbinical student and his bride, when the chuppah was attended by a swine – flu, that is.Malkah Fleisher, 6/22/2009, 4:16 PM