Bennett gives up on Foreign Minister for Education portfolio
'EU concerned over Likud proposals to weaken Israel's judiciary'
Liberman lashes out at South Africa after Israel denies visa to Communist minister
Coalition deals waiting for Kahlon approval
Universality shown in visual search by fish and humans
Voice of the people
Avoid preventable accidents during festivities
Israel Academy of Sciences UK’s Royal Society sign agreement for exchange program
Over 270,000 light virtual candles via Defense Ministry app
Court delays cancellation of Oil Refineries business licenses in Haifa
3-d printing aircraft parts may be in Israel's near future
Chief scientist says startups boom but fail to grow into mature companies
The weird and wonderful world of Aya Ben-Ron
He’s a believer
This Week on TV: 'Mad Men,' 'Bloodline' and more
Movie Review: 'Self Made'
Maccabi Tel Aviv crisis deepens with humbling defeat at Gilboa
Acre continues resurgence with win
Soccer: More excitement at bottom of table than top
Remembering Hoch’le: Fallen Israeli war hero/hoops star
Israel sending planes to rescue citizens from Nepal after earthquake
Terrorist shot dead after stabbing Border Policeman in Hebron
'IAF struck missile bases in Syria,' Al-Jazeera report says
Border police officers shoot, kill knife wielding Palestinian near Jerusalem checkpoint
100 Palestinian doctors authorized to work in Israeli hospitals, reversing intifada ban
Ongoing tensions over Temple Mount stoked by Jordanian-funded carpet
Senior Russian rabbi: Putin ouster would endanger Jews
John Galliano to speak at London Jewish event, four years post anti-Semitic tirade
German lawmakers defy Turkey, call massacre of Armenians 'genocide'
MKs take part in ceremony marking 100 years since Armenian genocide
Uplifting end to the 2015 March of the Living
Egypt to extend state of emergency three more months in northern Sinai
Pentagon: Iran moves ships, reducing tensions near Yemen
Saudi Arabia foils ISIS-backed plot on its grounds
United Nations to begin talks with Syrian groups in hopes to end conflict
'Hezbollah built airstrip for Iranian-made drones in Lebanon'
Jpost editorial: The two-year budget
Why should we, Palestinians, learn about the Holocaust?
Letters to the editor: Props on a stage
Brothers in arms
Listening for Tamar’s scream
The Begin phenomenon
Book Review: Anywhere but Zion
Book Review: Russian compound interest
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The Armenian imperative
Take a walk
A culture of survivors
Grapevine: Coalition against pollution
Egypt’s fight against terror
Saving Democracy from Itself
The sorry state of Yemen
The Jewish Communal Fund must stop funding anti-Israel causes
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Searching for human rights in the Republic of the Congo
Following the green line
Jerusalemites of note
Holocaust Remembrance Day: What’s in a name?
Sa'ar says national unity government is 'still on the table'
Israeli parties prepare legislative demands for Netanyahu's new coalition
With full term possible, Netanyahu may outlast Ben-Gurion (and Obama)
Arab sector turnout for recent elections reached 63.5%, polling data shows
Joubran: Polls have to include parties that don’t pass threshold
Al-Qaida suspects may have been targeting Vatican, Italian prosecutor says
France detains armed suspect allegedly planning church attack
IN PHOTOS: Ethiopians struggle to come to terms with beheadings of Christians in Libya
ISIS destroys ancient Christian cemeteries in Iraq
After second incident of ISIS murdering Christians in Libya, foreign minister 'appalled'
New Occupational Therapy Room and Garden for the Galilee Medical Center
Landscaping Absorption Centers with Ethiopian Immigrants
Holocaust Day Ceremony Honoring the Heroism of Jewish Rescuers
Pedaling Along the Tel Aviv Shore
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
Expo 2015: Italian Journalists Tour the Arava
President of Lombardy Tours Israel Prior to Milan Expo
French Students Get to Know the Real Israel
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
Graduation Ceremony for Rosh HaAyin’s Volunteer Firefighters
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
JNF Ontario Community Mission Tours the Western Negev
Celebrating 50 Years of German-Israeli Diplomatic Relations
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
Living Green in Israel: the Contest and the Winners
Addressing Climate Change Conference
How One Oleh is Helping to Transform the Way People Drink Water
From Think Tank to Environmental Consultant
Award Winning Designer Launches Career as Wedding Dressmaker
Outdoor Fitness Israel: An Innovative Fitness Program Developed By UK Olim
5 Tips to Land a Job in Israel
Starting Your Own Business in Israel: Real Life Examples
5 Strategies for Finding Your Professional Place in Israel
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The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
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6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
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VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
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United Hatzalah founder Eli Beer receives a warm welcome from audience at DC symposium.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Shaare Zedek and the Hapisga taxi company pioneer a project to keep newborns safe on their way home.
Two runners’ groups aim to help people with PTSD face their problems, not run away from them.
By ALLON SINAI
By PAMELA PELED
By TRACEY SHIPLEY,JUDITH POSNER
Like soldiers at bases and prisoners, hospital patients place ballot in anonymous envelope and then that envelope in another one with ID so the CEC can check ensure no double voting.
Researchers have shown that the way fish perform visual searches resembles the way humans do and provides an important insight in to the way the visual system works.
Most people take the sounds that come out of their mouth for granted, but when acute or
chronic conditions appear, ear-nose-and-throat and clinical communications specialists
should be consulted.
Every year, hospitals treat young people injured by incidents on the holiday.
Haifa mayor withdraws factory closure orders, but demands answers.
By SHARON UDASIN
Those chosen to light torches at the official Independence Day ceremony this year are all innovators and pioneers in their fields
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Twelve to 15 young scientists will study in Israel and Great Britain under program.
Paramedics and medics in ambulances, mobile intensive care units, ambucycles, Segways and jeeps will be on duty to treat people who feel unwell at the ceremonies.
The exact cause of the condition, which affects about one in 3,000 people, has long eluded scientists.
While we undoubtedly stare at the screens of our electronics for the majority of the day, no medical harm will come of it.
By RX FOR READERS/JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Cancer cases in Haifa Bay may be linked to air pollution, study finds.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH,SHARON UDASIN
New invention by Thechnion engineers still not perfect but are have made considerable progress.
Aside from traumatic memories, Holocaust survivors also have to cope with additional turmoil in their lives such as the aging process, separation from loved ones and health problems.
Airport authorities set to return reptiles, which can be sold for up to NIS 2,000, to their country of origin.
New research help heart cells "take a step backwards so they can be renewed."
These findings challenge the nearly half-century-long belief that the visual cortex fails to develop properly in people who are blind from birth.
But the new discovery offers insight into the question of why the mammalian heart fails to regenerate and opened up the possibility of reversing this in adult mice.
NF-êB has been identified as a link between inflammation and cancer.
WHO: Caesarean sections "should be performed only when medically necessary."
If you find going into parking garages and paying a pain, Israeli inventors and entrepreneurs offer a better experience.
At a Beersheba conference on medical treatment under combat, Israeli experts impressed
foreign visitors whose front lines – unlike here – are far from home.
Researches at the Rappaport Faculty of Medicine have discovered that the combination of pomegranate juice and dates provide maximum protection against the buildup of plaque in the heart.
A person who exercises is likely to inspire his or her spouse to exercise, lose weight, and get fitter.
Patient saved at last minute when given heart, lungs; 27-year-old’s kidneys, liver donated to three others.
Too little is known about preeclampsia, said the researchers, who studied 1,500 sets of grandmothers, daughters and granddaughters.
Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center recently explained to the public what they always wanted to know about laparoscopy but were afraid to ask.
Seder night and the days of Passover put us before a mirror, which reflects our family and social relations," says Dr. Shiri Daniels, ERAN’s national professional director.
Lowest rate of going to hospital emergency rooms was in Jerusalem and in Judea and Samaria, according to ministry.
Ministry issues warning ahead of Passover holiday.
Only Croatia had a lower abortion rate that Israel.
Health ministry also warns against purchasing non-authentic olive oil.
The NCPP pilot began more than a year ago,
Environment, health officials to come together in Israel next month for WHO European Region conference.
Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center not only delivered 22,030 babies in 2014, it wants all of the newborns to reach home safely.
Shop owner had customers and their health in total disregard; shop shut down by municipality.
Weizmann Institute of Science scientists have now for the first time demonstrated the existence of such a 3D compass in the mammalian brain.
Bnai Zion Medical Center is reputedly the first in the world to teach its employees how to boost their emotional intelligence.
Always buy eggs from reputable shops and other Health Ministry instructions.
Downloadable large-print Haggada available for vision disabled from Yad Sarah.
A few years ago, the ministry’s deputy chief scientist was an Israeli Arab from the North.
Discovery bears potential to serve as a target for novel therapeutic intervention to treat not only ALS.
Dr. Pavel Kotlarsky, Dr. Yaron Berkowitz and colleagues examined the records of practitioners of the sport that they had treated over a decade.
The Health Ministry, plagued for decades by rapid turnover of ministers not enamored of the job and senior officials who know they won’t get credit for what they do, needs an upgrade.
Plaster casts are the standard for setting broken bones, but is the increased price for a fiberglass mold worth the potential ease?
There are thousands of Israelis who could have a severe allergic reaction to certain substances, MDA official says.
The TB prevalence in Israel is 3.8 people per 100,000
Israeli, French and Italian scientists find ‘space-time foam’ not slowing photons from distant gamma-ray burst.
First Lady Nechama Rivlin came out publicly against smoking and volunteered to help anti-smoking efforts at a clinical conference held recently at Shaare Zedek Medical Center.
Tips for staying safe while preparing the home for the big holiday.
Over six years after law passed, Economics Ministry begins to map out where defibrillators have been and must be installed.
Refusal of many religious parents to allow daughters to get shots and fewer needed under 14 frees up funds.
Working in a new medical field, a handful of experts have realized that chemotherapy and radiation treatment for oncology patients may harm cardiac health.
The employee is expected to suppress normal positive emotions, as these take up valuable work time and reduce service uniformity.
Mayor Nir Barkat says threatened stoppage of services to the capital’s most vulnerable population is unacceptable.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Many diseases can be traced back to our genetic makeup, but autoimmune diseases are usually a combination of genes and environmental factors.
Neurobiologists in Rehovot publish study showing that not only do people often sniff their own hands, but they do so for a much longer time after shaking someone else’s hand.
The Journal of Pediatrics publishes study saying that while genetics do have a significant effect on a person’s height, so, too, do environmental elements.
The condition has often been identified in women too late, when they already suffer from hypertension, kidney complications or protein in urine.
Researchers find that a handshake alone is sufficient for the transfer of several odors known to serve as meaningful chemical signals in mammals.
“His heart was like a diamond,” said one of his colleagues at Carmel. “We will miss your smile, and a giant hole has opened for us.”
In 2012, 1,355 Israelis died of the disease - 611 Jewish men, 602 Jewish men, 50 Arab men and 43 Arab women.
IMA Chairman Dr. Leonid Eidelman charges that politicians have been neglecting the health system, eroding budgets for the hospitals and the health funds.
The Sanford Kuvin Center for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases is the world’s leading research center in the world for malaria and other infectious diseases.
Prof. Nir Orion is developing a project that will be included in the Peruvian science curriculum.
Emek Medical Center’s director-general Dr. Orna Blondheim has advanced the Afula hospital significantly in her first decade in the job, but there’s plenty to do.
Two children already hospitalized for reckless holiday-related accidents.
Jerusalem researchers have discovered the genetic mechanism by which the 'Plasmodium falciparum' parasite evades the body’s immune response to cause the most dangerous type of human malaria.
Through smell stimulus association, smokers can change behavior and decrease cigarette addition.
British parliament prohibits smoking in all vehicles with passengers who are minors.
A new book about the Jerusalem medical career of famed ophthalmologist Dr. Avraham (Albert)
Ticho and his artist wife Anna is a fascinating read.
Researchers analyze soft drink consumption data to determine people's exposure to the potentially carcinogenic byproduct.
Dozens of vans being readied to treat patients, in preparation for snow in the capital.
Hebrew University scientists have proposed a way to “trick” harmful bacteria that infect humans by infecting them with viral bacteriophages that gobble up bacteria.
Government ministries fail to renew future budget, put Efsharbari health project at risk.
The campaign includes signs of an elderly person demanding to know why she has to wait so long for surgery and a child with cancer asking why his medicine is not included in the health basket.
So far, health issues have been all-but-forgotten by the parties in the election campaign.
The studies were just presented at an international stroke conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
Experts on bats have been wondering why the flying mammals hunt in groups.
Patients with serious illness can overcome political, religious and ethnic barriers and benefit from emotional and spiritual support.
Israeli scientists are in the forefront of the war on the deadliest disease.
By SHLOMO MAITAL
Rick Hodes has devoted 30 years to bringing medical aid to patients in Africa.
By BERNARD DICHEK
In her psychotherapy practice, Sara Jacobovici utilizes multiple creative therapies to help people recover from trauma.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
RX for readers
Suffering from borderline personality disorder, Amira Raanan was constantly in danger, yet her decision to go public with her illness may have saved her life.
By ADINA HERSHBERG
Warnings on mattresses to avoid having babies sleep on them may have more to do with immediate danger, rather than long-term harmful effects.
A revised law lays the foundation for a more inclusive society.
With improved health and educational services and increased real-estate prices, Dimona’s star is on the rise.
By JOHN BENZAQUEN
‘Metro’ talks to ordinary people who did the extraordinary.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Jihadi fighters are refusing medical treatment which has led to more outbreaks.
$30 million of debt may force the Al-Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital to shut its doors.
Researchers were alarmed when they noticed unusually high levels of deterioration in the skeleton of woman buried in a tomb along the Nile river.
The Clearance line of products is designed to provide efficient solutions with the use of advanced technologies and effective ingredients.
By LAURA TAUB