04.28.2017 | 2 Iyar, 5777
Russia slams alleged Israeli strike on Syria
Arab merchants shut stores in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners
Remaining alert: 15 years after Israel's biggest West Bank op since 1967
Patriot missile fired at drone entering Israeli airspace from Syria
Bennett wins re-election as Bayit Yehudi head
Chief Rabbi Lau proposes significant reform to kashrut supervision system
Controversial visitors center on Mount of Olives to be fast-tracked
Storming the Labor Party leadership
Netanyahu’s muscular diplomacy
Trump may announce US embassy move to Jerusalem during Israel visit
Television: ‘Girls,’ guys and Oprah
Movie Review: A soft rain permeates ‘After the Storm’
The best of both worlds at Kitchen Bar
Veneziana in Haifa
Vered helps Beitar leap over Petah Tikva into 3rd place
Mac TA back in 1st after rout of Kiryat Gat
Beersheba on the brink of championship
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
American Heart Association picks United Hatzalah as training partner
Israeli greens to march in global campaign against Trump climate policies
Israel’s united and uniting rescue team
A radiant idea
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Editor's Notes: Why we are hosting Sebastian Gorka
Column one: Netanyahu’s bold move against Europe
Independence Day: Celebrating the process
Rooted in 3,000 years of history
New photos emerge of Jewish convert Jenna Jameson's baby
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Turkey detains 800 people over suspected links to US-based cleric
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
Wisconsin students blame Israel for violence against African-Americans
The French Jewish community's hardening position against Le Pen
NYC council candidate's platform: Stop 'greedy Jewish landlords'
Jewish officials hail Austria’s decision to adopt antisemitism definition
Tel Aviv to house world's first construction tech hub
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
S.Korea, US warn of punishment for N.Korea; US stresses sanctions
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Grapevine: Happy 69th
Star Catcher - Astrology for the week of April 28, 2017
Grapevine: Tracing unit
Grapevine: Goldin’s letter
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 24, 2017
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 27, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Just a Thought: On sirens
Publicly lauding Israel – from Iran
Unable to fight
Pascale’s kitchen: From the old country
A kashrut controversy – for one day
Adventures in bentsching
Touring the city
From prayer to fulfillment: Israel’s first birthday
Q&A with Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota
A hero of two armies
Celebrating at 60
Savta Suzy and Saba Momi
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
The Christian Edition- one month free subscription
Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Pope Francis urges the powerful to act humbly in surprise TED talk
Reflection and Prayer in Jerusalem from A Truth Seeker
Austrian Chancellor Plants Tree at the Grove of Nations
Fighting Fire with Fire
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
“The defeat of the disastrous Trump-Ryan health care bill is a major victory for working families and everyone who stood up in opposition.”
United Hatzalah volunteers in the free service arrive at the scene within three minutes.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
United Hatzalah brings communities together
By MAAYAN JAFFE-HOFFMAN
Greatest risk found when cannabis used by genetically-predisposed adolescents.
The colorful, gel-filled objects, called Crystal Balls, can reach 10 times their size when they come in contact with liquid.
But danger is still ‘very low,’ say Ben-Gurion University researchers.
A total of NIS 14 million will be granted this year to eligible general and psychiatric hospitals in the periphery.
Keep your family and yourself free from injury this Independence Day.
42-year-old man to walk again after heavy steel frame fell on him.
New research by Ben Gurion University suggests that transmission of Nazi-era trauma can affect anxiety levels for generations.
By JUDY SIEGEL
The world of medicine is changing. Most practitioners will find themselves unprepared
What role does cellular stress play in the production of hemoglobin?
About one in every two antibiotics administered to patients is prescribed unnecessarily.
By SHARON UDASIN
The hoverboard looks user-friendly, but they must be ridden carefully and properly.
The new mental health center is the first of its kind in Israel and claims to “revolutionize” how the haredi and Orthodox communities are approaching the issue of mental health.
The first woman to run an Israeli hospital was Dr. Orna Blondheim, who for years has been director of the Emek Medical Center in Afula.
A devoted evolutionary biologist in Scotland has spent three decades studying how human achievement evolved from animal behavior Judy Siegel-Itzkovich reports.
Of a total of 704 people who complained about chronic pain, 404 said the pain affected their sex lives.
Here are some helpful hints to keep you on an even keel.
By ALAN FREISHTAT
The only pediatric supportive and palliative care center in the country has opened on Jerusalem’s Mount Scopus.
Litzman doesn’t budge in meeting with parents of Hadassah cancer kids.
“There is much economic value to promoting healthy lifestyles and avoiding the consumption of harmful food.”
The study examined the results of the deliveries of more than 2,300 mothers and daughters over a 22-year period at Soroka.
Some 22,000 babies are born each year at Shaare Zedek, believed to be the most for a single hospital in the world.
There are still three countries in the world that have not eradicated polio and large numbers of the population are not vaccinated against it.
Previously, the company asked the US Food and Drug Administration to recognize iQOS as “modified-risk product.”
US grant to further Schneider and Minnesota researchers’ work on artificial pancreas.
In 2015, the life expectancy in Israel stood at 82.1 years, placing Israel ninth globally.
Formula without vitamin B1 damaged long-term health.
A new head of the Health Ministry’s
Nurses Administration has taken
up her post in Jerusalem.
The nurse avoided being injured.
Hebrew University researchers says Health Ministry is to blame.
With the arrival of spring and the school vacation for Passover come a variety of preventable accidents.
The program is not only aimed to use spoken Arabic, but also to utilize Arabic culture.
The device is stuck to the skin between the elbow and the shoulder in a discreet way.
The experiment took place in a special room in which the Egyptian fruit bats that Ulanovsky works with are free to fly about.
Two out of 1,000 youngsters suffer from the almost-unknown condition of childhood apraxia of speech.
The 20-year study was led by Prof.David Tanne and Prof. Uri Goldbourt and conducted by Dr. Miri Lutski, all of TAU’s Sackler School of Medicine.
According to the report, the “defined daily dose” has risen by 30% between 2014 and 2016.
Knesset War on Drugs Committee demands strong restrictions on all cigarettes.
140,000 unaware they have the ‘quiet disease,’ which is fully curable.
A new research conducted by the Weizmann Institute of Science sheds new light on cell movement.
Prof. Ora Paltiel, director of the HU-Hadassah Braun School for Public Health and Community Medicine, discusses how to push prevention and promotion.
Families, ministry officials argue before Knesset panel.
Taking vitamins is not always good for you.
By RX FOR READERS/JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Philip Morris chose Israel to be one of the first countries to market iQOS.
Petition cites minister’s ‘personal connection’ • ‘We reject the claim’ spokesman says.
Touch has been found to be very beneficial in calming people and easing recovery from medical procedures
Small-nerve neuropathy, which can result from uncontrolled diabetes and a variety of other disorders, should be prevented or diagnosed and treated early.
Most Israelis, according to the poll, say they want to actively decide what treatment they, get based on all the explanations they get from doctors.
Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman announced he had named Kobi Amsalem, a former Treasury salary director, as a nonbinding mediator.
Zionist Union’s Rosenthal calls on attorney-general to investigate
Researchers at Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center have claimed a ‘breakthrough’ discovery of a brain mechanism that makes it possible to cope with anger and which predicts the appearance of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms.
University of Haifa research shows whether drugs or psychotherapy are better option.
Avoiding colonoscopy after finding occult blood is foolish; early diagnosis improves survival
The treatment, with a device by the Insightec company, uses a focused ultrasound beam to cauterize a piece of the brain responsible for the severe tremor that is caused by Parkinson’s disease.
Critics: Prevent sales until FDA sets US policy.
Ofra Grady had seen many births but was never involved until Monday.
Hagai Zilberman, head of the ministry’s medical licensing field, said that every month his office approves some 1,000 licenses to work in the medical professions.
The researchers suggested that the possibility that our names can influence our look – even to a small extent – shows the important role of social structuring.
Both finance, health ministries’ proposals are inadequate, says study.
Members of the public aged 18-60 who have suffered from clinical depression are invited to apply for the free treatment sessions.
The dog got the parasite when he ate raw internal organs from a sheep or cow.
The procedure uses an MRI-guided ultrasound, developed by the Insightec company at the Technion.
Subsidies, eased regulations for importers, manufacturers.
Lack of movement, friction or forgotten
medical devices can cause pressure
ulcers in immobile patients of all ages,
with potentially catastrophic results.
Technion researchers have reached a breakthrough that could potentially develop new types of antibiotics to battle bacterial diseases.
Erroneous information came from Magen David Adom, according to United Hatzalah volunteer.
Operation, performed in Beersheba, was first of its kind in Israel
There has been a longstanding “territorial dispute” between Magen David Adom and United Hazalah.
Yad Sarah has pledged to raise a matching sum to assure excellent service to the residents of the periphery.
According to a municipal statement, more than 30,000 men, women, boys and girls participated in the Jerusalem Marathon.
By YAIR ASSAF-SHAPIRA
Earth Day is on April 22 – the perfect time to save money and help the environment
By MIRIAM KRESH
Trainable device ‘Upright Pro’ targets bad posture
By RACHEL MYERSON
Other employees of Israel Radio and Channel One have had myocardial infarctions in recent weeks, and several others have collapsed without suffering a heart attack.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Matnat Chaim, an Israeli NGO founded by Rabbi Yeshayahu Haber, has just marked the 400th kidney transplant it helped facilitate.
New markings for food products
By JPOST IVRIT STAFF
Caution! A dangerous cigartte
Jonathan variety apples
An American author tells the tale of the storied
friendship of Israel’s two most famous psychologists.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
The Jerusalem-born US college placekicker never forgot his dream: to become a doctor and return to the homeland
Cigarettes contain far more than just nicotine, and it is the special – sometimes very strange – combinations of materials that enhance their addictive quality
By AVI SAIG
Excessive perspiration at night might be an indication of serious health issues
There are constructive ways to come to terms with your mortality.
By MIKE GROPPER
Receding gums: Causes and treatment.
Rapeseed oil is rich in monounsaturated fats,
some of which are vital for health.
As more teen programs are created, hopefully there will be many others and Jewish teens will have more tools to lead healthy Jewish lives.
By ANNETTE POWERS
Ultimately, decriminalization is only half the answer.
By JPOST EDITORIAL