health

A vial of the measles, mumps, and rubella virus (MMR) vaccine is pictured at the International Commu
WHO, UNICEF sign to ensure universal health coverage in shadow of COVID-19

In the fight against COVID-19, universal healthcare has been found to be key to a strong response.

Israel, 18 science ministries to enhance cooperation in COVID-19 fight

Shay launches data site to help scientists work together

Israel’s most up-to-date coronavirus lockdown directives

As of Sept. 15, 2020 - subject to final approval by the government

High number of coronavirus cases may be due to oversensitive testing

"If the number of rounds is reduced, the number of patients may be smaller – and then the pressure to close the country will also be smaller."

By MAAYAN HARONI/MAARIV
14/09/2020
Air pollution levels associated with coronavirus deaths, new study finds

“If you’re exposed to a viral infection or a bacterial infection and at the same time are exposed to air pollution, that infection is more likely to become severe.”

14/09/2020
Baby crying [Illustrative]
Parents refuse surgery for baby after circumcision gone wrong

The baby was brought to the pediatric emergency room at Ziv Medical Center in Safed with extreme bleeding.

Elderly hand (illustrative)
Israeli revolutionary Alzheimer’s treatment to launch Phase 1 trial

The Phase I trial will specifically test ImmunoBrain Checkpoint’s proprietary antibody, IBC-Ab002, which is targeted to enhance the immune system and induce brain repair processes.

Jerusalem medtech company BrainsWay wins FDA approval to treat smoking

Using a patented coil placed inside a personalized helmet, a patient’s brain is stimulated by inductive electromagnetic fields to encourage it to change how it responds.

What I want to believe about COVID-19

It’s gotten so confusing. What’s safe and what’s not safe anymore?

11/09/2020
Sheba Medical Center campus
Sheba Hospital, UAE’s APEX set for joint innovation hub in Gulf

The agreement will highlight a physical hub, a specialized team, leading start-ups, comprehensive data infrastructure and an expansive network.

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