Netanyahu after settler clashes with police: 'We oppose demolition of Beit El homes'
Right wing denounces Netanyahu, Ya'alon for West Bank settler evictions
Bennett mulls giving up Knesset seat
MK Bar’s peace plan: Israel needs to accept a Palestinian state in United Nations, then negotiate
Moshe Dayan’s personal letters up for auction
A painter who begins abstractly at the end
Chris Brown arrives in Tel Aviv, shows off acrobatic skills at beach
Israel Museum rocks
Israeli pride at Special Olympics
Israel’s athletes pumped for Maccabi’s return to Germany
Soccer: Israel anticipates massive World Cup qualifying challenge
Basketball: Coach Edelstein announces Israel roster
WATCH: Settlers, police clash during evacuation of illegal structure in Beit El
Right-wing activist Glick praises gov’t over Temple Mount policing
Woman who called Muhammad a pig after Temple Mount visit: I could no longer stay silent
Deputy FM: ‘Dove of peace’ unlikely to emerge from meeting between Israeli, Palestinian officials
Palestinian Authority: Israel's escalation will have disastrous consequences
Youth arrested after yelling, 'Muhammad is a pig' at Temple Mount
Jewish educators called to UK authority meeting on Rosh Hashana
Movie theater shooter known as extremist with anti-Semitic ideas
UK student organization censures president over Coca-Cola ties with Israel
Illinois first state to divest pensions from companies that boycott Israel
Poll: US Jews more likely to back Iran deal than non-Jews
Obama slams Huckabee for invoking Holocaust in his criticism of Iran deal
UN cohesion 'ups the ante' in Congress battle over Iran, Moniz says
Immoral to say Israel should stay out of Iran accord debate in US, minister says
Iran launches charm offensive among wary Gulf Arabs
My friends went on vacation and all I got was this stupid ISIS flag
Report: ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' is now running from ISIS
Why are Israeli Arabs joining Islamic State?
Obama and Erdogan agree to stop 'foreign fighters' crossing into Syria
Iranian Jews murdered trying to flee to Israel, Mossad reveals
Hamas official: Iranian aid to Gaza halted
Simple blood test can predict how much damage is suffered by victims of smoke inhalation
Turnaround in Health Ministry will allow sales of medical cannabis in pharmacies
'Earth-like planet is too far away, but Kepler found many others closer to home'
The 'burning' question: To legalize or not to legalize?
Steinitz, Netanyahu postpone vote on gas compromise outline
Report: Committee members recommending stricter price supervision in gas outline
Ministerial committee resurrects bill to ban free plastic bag distribution at supermarkets
Work complete on first leg of Road 1 Motza Bridge
Israeli safety app Musketeer saves lives
Earth-like planet discovered beyond solar system
Buzz Aldrin to step foot in Israel for first time
Stories yield results: A look into the BOMAH strategy
Improving the Iran nuclear pact
Understanding the poll of US Jews on the Iran deal
Lessons from Gaza
July 28: Temple Mount unrest
Mergers and acquisitions: When tech-sector takeovers make sense
Take two tablets!~
Lincoln and the Jews
Portrait of an assassin's wife
Red, white and baseball
Spending seven surreal years with Etgar Keret
Ulpan in Danger
This week in Jerusalem
A New Home for special brides
Eyes on the prize
Reining in an out-of-control teen
Taking a silver jubilee bow
Tel Aviv Light Rail tows a hefty load
מִשִירֵי רָחֵל: אֶל אַרְצִי
שִירַת רַבִּים 3
The path to aliya- Indian style
The journey of Ukraine’s embattled Jews to Israel
A historic win, but no slam dunk
Art is for everyone, everywhere
Wilson and Obama
Covering your backside
Poll: Pope Francis' approval rating dips in US ahead of September visit
Oren: Jesus today would be a settler
Israeli Christian group challenges BDS with new guide
ISIS claims kidnapping of 3 African Christians in Libya
Jewish man who fled the Nazis funds rescue mission for Mideast Christians
New Campsite for Youth Dedicated in Maginim Forest
New Hadid Single Dedicated in Ben Shemen Forest
Eucalyptus Park in Beit Shean Inaugurated
Tranquil Weekend in Nes Harim for Gaza Border Families
Italy’s National Day at EXPO 2015
The Ambassadors’ Club of Israel Tours the Galilee with KKL-JNF
The International Solidarity Mission Says Goodbye in Jerusalem
Chinese Ambassador Visits the Israel-China Friendship Fores
KKL-JNF Global Landscapes Seminar at Expo 2015
New Bio-filters Purify Surface Runoff Water for Reuse
Future Tour Guides Discover the Negev with KKL-JNF
The Shamir Drilling Project
$100 Million JNF Boruchin Israel Education Advocacy Center Opens
JNF Canada Pays Tribute to the Honourable John Baird
From Sunny Israel to Cold Canada
Walking for Water with KKL France in the Mountains of Eilat
Renewable Energies for the Future in the Arava
LDA Conference: Science and Technology for Forests
The Negev Conference on Agricultural Research and Development
Arava Open Day: Food Security for Israel and the Entire World
An Olah Reports From Nepal
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
How Natalie Edwards Built a Successful Career in Israel’s Startup Industry
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
36 Hours in Southern Israel
Food Shopping In Israel
How Women Can Have it All in Israel
The Eisenberg’s Long Journey Home
Why Retirees are Thriving in Israel
Thanks to Aliyah video
6 Frequently Asked Questions about Israeli Healthcare
Starting Over in Israel
Sam Eisenberg: From Nativ to Aliyah
WATCH: Why Olim #LiveLoveIsrael
5 Ways that Olim Kick Back
VIDEO: Are you ready for the South?
Make yourself at home… in Israel
NBN Announces Bonei Zion Prize Recipients for 2015
NefeshB’Nefesh Provides Services to Bnot Sherut
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07.28.2015 | 12 Av, 5775
Served as a top adviser to former PM Salam Fayyad.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Deal will further enhance Teva’s goals of delivering the highest quality medicines at the most competitive prices, Israeli company says.
By NIV ELIS,REUTERS
Researchers from University of Haifa, Tel Aviv University and the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center conduct study on fatty liver disease and ties to gym training.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Organ donors are entitled to a rebate of NIS 2,700 for travel expenses and a grant to cover the loss of work days for 40 days before and after giving the organs.
Rabbi Yeshaya Haber discussed the kidney donation that he himself received and which opened his eyes to the issue, how he helped more than two hundred people in Israel to donate a kidney.
By JEREMY SHARON
Ellen Hershkin set to take over from Marcie Natan
By JENNA PERLMAN
According to a new statistical report, the Health Ministry says that by the end of January there were 15,457 budgeted general-hospital beds, with 167 added in 2014 alone.
IsrALS organization has given seed money for an Israeli startup, EyeControl for development of affordable mobile communication device.
VAT office in the Tax Authority last week conducted surprise checks of the finances of 250 private physicians.
Annual report compares more than 40 health indicators in 34 countries.
A round-up of the latest health news.
Prof. Peter Piot has been involved with HIV from its first discovery in humans as a researcher, clinician and UNAIDs official; His new book tells the story nearly 35 years since it became a pandemic.
Officials praises natural gas outline as a way of "earning money to improve medical services."
Director of the Association for the Protection of Individual Rights rejects ministry's remarks; says "We live in a terrible environment for LGBTs. Don’t hide your heads in the sand.”
If you are sensitive to swimmer’s ear, use a combination of ear plugs and alcohol to clean the inner canal.
Move comes more than two decades after mental health reform was recommended.
Antibody holds promise for delay or early treatment of type 1 diabetes.
Employing lasers, fiber optics, method eventually could be used on other organs.
“Theories of global and multisensory integration deficits in ASD are deeply rooted in the scientific conversation about autism,” says expert.
Grappling for a decade with faults in medical education, Haifa Prof. Arie Oliven teamed up with computer experts to produce a ‘revolutionary’ platform.
One of Canada’s largest foundations donated the funds to the Jerusalem center to study and develop cures for a wide variety of genetic disorders.
Lung cancer annually kills almost 1.6 million people around the world.
Price drop to start on June 15, Health Ministry announces.
Out of 72 alumni, 23 are already in senior faculty positions.
"I prefer to take care of sick people than injured soldiers," says head of Beersheba hospital's ICU, who is set to speak at the The Jerusalem Post Conference in June.
Recently-issued directive will not automatically license experience PAs who have made aliya or those seeking to emigrate to Israel.
Hod Hasharon company develops automatic screening algorithm based on hemoglobin levels to test all blood in over-50s for early detection of colorectal cancer.
All organ transplants were considered successes.
One can’t help but wonder how the population’s life expectancy continues to rise despite the ministry's serious deficiencies.
United Hatzalah founder Eli Beer receives a warm welcome from audience at DC symposium.
The joint program aims at attracting additional, world-class support from institutions and individuals who are dedicated to eradicating cancer through focused and efficient research.
Les scientifiques israéliens sont à l’avant-garde de la guerre contre « la pire des maladies». Tour d’horizon des dernières percées dans le domaine de la recherche
By SHLOMO MAITAL
The disease originated in the Middle East in 2012; So far, 41 cases have been documented in South Korea.
The death toll has jumped by over 1,000 since November 26 alone, according to the World Health Organization.
According to Central Election Committee, some 2,500 polling stations will have access for the physically handicapped.
By Lidar Gravé-Lazi
The B-Cure Laser is a home device that harnesses the powers of soft laser to treat aches and pains
By NORA BERLIN
MK Zandberg: Gov’t must adapt to changing public opinion
By BEN HARTMAN
The family donated the young boy's liver, heart, lungs and kidneys.
Five organs donated by family of 71-year-old stroke victim.
New invention by Thechnion engineers still not perfect but are have made considerable progress.
New research help heart cells "take a step backwards so they can be renewed."
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.
Lowest rate of going to hospital emergency rooms was in Jerusalem and in Judea and Samaria, according to ministry.
Rebbetzin and author Chana Bracha Siegelbaum pens a wholesome, spirited cookbook for the soul.
By ARIEL HENDELMAN
Over six years after law passed, Economics Ministry begins to map out where defibrillators have been and must be installed.
Security guards at Haifa hospital catch man who had been impersonating a medical intern and seeing patients for an unknown period of time.
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.
IMA Chairman Dr. Leonid Eidelman charges that politicians have been neglecting the health system, eroding budgets for the hospitals and the health funds.
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.
Most patients very satisfied with their hospital treatment, but some medical centers have room for improvement
The more senior Soreq will receive her $60,000 prize for her research on the neurotransmitter acetylcholine’s role in both health and disease in the brain and other organs.
Facebook has a new medical use: For the first time in Israel, Haifa’s Rambam Medical Center has begun to update the general public on queues in its emergency department via the social medium.
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.
The studies were just presented at an international stroke conference in Nashville, Tennessee.
The technicians say they are the lowest earners in the health system, and that many receive income supplements to reach minimum wages, even though they are academics.
Smokers had thinner brain cortex than those that never smoked.
With too few chronic-pain specialists and family doctors often lacking knowledge about treatment, patients people living with pain are increasingly using the web.
The products contain chemicals that comprise prescription-only Viagra and Cialis pills to treat impotence.
Researchers studying brain activity of blind people have tackled the long-inscrutable question of how tasks such as reading and identifying numerical symbols have their own brain region.
Judy Siegel-Itzkovich helps readers with their medical and health queries.
2.8 million visits made in 2013 with primary reasons being physical trauma, infections, pregnancy and delivery.
Scientists are now designing a variety of medical devices to counter the effects of retinal disorders by sending visual signals to the brain.
Rx for Readers welcomes queries from readers about medical problems. Experts will answer those we find most interesting.
By RX FOR READERS/JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Pubs can cut the pretzels – salty snacks don’t cause thirst and increase consumption of drinks
Medicine and technology have been advancing in tandem during recent decades.
By ARIEL SHAPIRA
University of Haifa researchers have found a way to improve memory by suppressing a molecule that is known to function poorly in old age and is closely linked to Alzheimer’s disease.
Computer-aided design and manufacturing are changing restorative dental treatments, but growing new teeth with stem cells will be the much-sought answer to decay and neglect.
Health funds made a total profit of NIS 31 million in 2013, a decrease from NIS 68m. during the previous year.
Health Ministry chief has permanently removed video clip produced for NIS 450,000 for World AIDS Day from website and Facebook page.
The association joins international effort for ‘Health For All, Everywhere -- Universal Health Coverage Day.’
Age and emotional development influence kids’ coping abilities, but all benefit when parents grant legitimacy to their feelings and encourage them to ask questions.
Zarka, who works out of the Tel Hashomer army headquarters, will soon run Safed’s Ziv Medical Center, not far from the village of Peki’in where he was raised.
Private pharmacists may check chronic patients and eventually give flu vaccinations.
476 new cases of HIV among Israelis in 2013; minor decline from previous year.
‘Though dry eye is very common, some people don’t even realize they have it or regard it as normal, so they don’t consult with doctors’
The one-week course for second-year medical students presents a holistic approach to caring for patients with cancer that goes beyond the biological aspects of the disease.
Lack of bowel control is a growing phenomenon, but it remains largely ‘unmentionable’ not only among those suffering in silence but also among general practitioners.
Assuta Medical Centers and other private hospitals have been carrying out a massive media and lobbyist campaign to fight the government’s intention to tax and restrict private medicine.
Thousands of children are set to knock on doors throughout the country, asking for contributions for the promotion and treatment of some 34,500 people with intellectual disabilities in Israel.
Bill was proposed by Meretz MK Ilan Gilon, who argues that many people have to choose between food and drugs for chronic diseases.
A profile of Dr. Meyer David Gershbaum, MD, who made aliya with his family in 2014 from Woodmere, New York to Ra'anana.
By SUSAN DE LA FUENTE
Innovations in Israeli cannabis farming could lead to global solutions to feed the world
By NIV ELIS
One of the professors insisted on measuring the skull dimensions of the Jewish students, since he was convinced that they differed from the Aryans’.
By IRVING SPITZ
The Clearance line of products is designed to provide efficient solutions with the use of advanced technologies and effective ingredients.
By LAURA TAUB
Cardiology Prof. Amos Katz takes over the reins as the ninth dean of Ben-Gurion University’s Faculty of Health Sciences.
Some claim that Captagon reduces the sensation of pain, neutralize inhibitions and create a feeling of ecstasy mixed with euphoria that causes extreme and wild behavior.
By BOAZ GANOR,MIRI HALPERIN WERNLI