Articles in "Health"

OECD Stats Show Israeli Health System is Exceptionally Efficient, Doing More with Less

The biennial report on health statistics for 2019 published by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) showed ...

Canadian Doctors Join Israeli International Emergency Unit to Aid When Disaster Hits

A group of doctors from Canada on Thursday completed a five-day course at Magen David Adom (MDA), Israel's national medical emergency ...

Israeli Emergency Org Trains Old-Age Caretakers to Save Lives

United Hatzalah, an Israeli emergency organization, has launched a new life-saving project which will train foreign old-age caretakers in ...

On Way to Cure, Israeli Researchers Discover Gene Causing Common Cardiac Arrhythmia

Researchers at Ben-Gurion University (BGU) have identified a previously unknown mechanism for atrial fibrillation, the most common cardiac ...

Israel Hosts International Workshop on Health Informatics

Representatives from nine European countries arrived in Israel this week for an international workshop on health informatics, promoting ...

In Historic First, Leaders of Monotheistic Religions Sign Document Against Mercy Killings

Representatives of the Israeli Chief Rabbinate on Monday attended a historic meeting at Vatican City with leaders of the major monotheistic ...

After Years of Battles, First Medical School Opens in Samaria

After years of bureaucratic and political struggles, Israel's sixth medical school was officially inaugurated at Ariel University on ...

Severely Wounded Dolev Bombing Victim Released From Hospital

Dvir Shnerb, who was severely injured in a terror attack near Dolev two weeks ago, was released on Monday from the hospital. 19-year-old ...

Everyday Heroes Learn to Save Lives in First-Ever MDA Course in Arab Town of Taibe

Magen David Adom, Israel's national medical emergency service, on Tuesday concluded its first-ever first responder course in the Arab town ...

Israeli Researchers Develop Successful Vaccine for Skin Cancer  

Researchers at Tel Aviv University have developed a nanoparticle that can be used to vaccinate against the fatal melanoma skin cancer, Tel ...