Coronavirus in Israel

Arab Israelis fear they won’t be able to cope with coronavirus alone

Nazareth Hospital opens department for receiving infected patients

Magen David Adom medics staff a special coronavirus hotline
Israel's MDA to treat coronavirus patients with new 'passive vaccine'

This assumes that those who have recovered from COVID-19 have developed special anti-virus proteins or antibodies in their plasma, which could therefore help sick patients cope with the disease.

A man wears a face mask for fear of the coronavirus as he takes the train to Haifa, on March 17, 202
Experts do an about-face, begin recommending masks to fight coronavirus

'If, in fact, a person who may or may not be infected wants to prevent infecting somebody else, the best way to do that is with a mask. Perhaps that's the way to go.'

01/04/2020
Israeli Magen David Adom medical team members transfer an Israeli man, suspected of being Covid-19 p
Coronavirus and preexisting medical conditions: Which ones kill?

A third of the Israeli population suffers from one of these diseases, which puts a great amount of the public at risk.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
01/04/2020
Young Israelis arrive to the Israeli army recruitment center at Tel Hashomer, outside of Tel Aviv on
Even amid coronavirus shutdown, you’re in the army now

Induction day is certainly challenging in the best of times. And these are certainly not the best of times.

01/04/2020
Moshe Leon (r) inspects the new testing facility in East Jerusalem.
Drive thru coronavirus testing center planned for east Jerusalem

Around 4,000 people were tested at drive through centers across Israel on Tuesday

Hanan Ben Ari, October 2019
Israeli singers find meaning in coronavirus outbreak

Many Israeli artists have offered free live-streamed concerts since the outbreak began and gatherings were banned

01/04/2020
Israeli start-up tests speech analysis monitoring of coronavirus patients

"The coronavirus pandemic requires the efficient managing of the resources of the health system," Cordio CEO Tamir Tal told the "Post"

01/04/2020
A man walks in an alley inside Jerusalem's Old CIty as shops are closed amid coronavirus restriction
Israeli unemployment exceeds one million: 24.4% of workforce

"Unfortunately, our forecasts materialized - we reached one million jobseekers in March alone."

01/04/2020
Eggs (illustrative)
Amid shortage, Israeli chefs cook up egg-ceptional Passover alternatives

Chefs and bakers share holiday recipes as Agriculture Ministry vows to speed up egg imports in response to coronavirus-linked disruptions

By MAYA MARGIT/THE MEDIA LINE
01/04/2020
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