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Israel's pancreatic cancer foundation and how it's supporting people

The thing about pancreatic cancer which makes it so scary is that patients respond, often well, to certain chemo-therapies - until they stop responding

By PAM PELED
06/02/2020

In Israel, more women diagnosed with lung cancer each year

The data showed, however, that among Jewish men, the rate of people diagnosed with the disease has decreased, as has the number of men who smoke.

Israel Cancer Association slams e-cigarettes, backs WHO report

"There is no consensus that this is less harmful than regular tobacco cigarettes," the ICA stated.

Cancer survival rate among Israelis rises significantly

Evaluating patients diagnosed between 1996 and 2000 and those between 2011 and 2017, the data showed that relative survival rates increased sharply among both Jewish and Arab men and women.

23/10/2019
Yair Maimon

Science meets ancient knowledge in cancer care

“The formal reason was the lack of scientific evidence. This has led me to take it as a challenge,” said Dr. Yair Maimon.

By GUY TRAIBER
19/03/2019

For the Community - Estée Lauder Companies Israel

Estée Lauder Companies Israel works year round fighting breast cancer and AIDS, while supporting cancer patients.

Beit Hazikuk

Haifa's cancer morbidity blamed on refinery pollution

The Ministry of Health denied that air pollution causes high morbidity rate, but the numbers tell a different story.

08/10/2018
The ferris wheel of Luna Park Tel Aviv glows pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, 2018

Tel Aviv Ferris wheel glows pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The display was part of a project by Estee Lauder in Israel and the Israeli Cancer Association.

PLACE2HEAL FOUNDER Judy Bogen

Making over Israel’s cancer centers

PLACE2HEAL FOUNDER Judy Bogen plans to redesign existing treatment spaces using relatively small investments to make them not only functional, but also beautiful healing environments.

By SHOSHANNA KEATS-JASKOLL
10/08/2018
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