According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nearly one in five people of Ashkenazi Jewish descent are carriers of a Jewish genetic disorder.
During the 2000 second Intifada, zoo animals were starving to death, while the zoo management, afraid of breaking the boycott on Israeli goods, refused offers of food donations from Israeli zoos.
Escorted by Israeli police, 30 Goldwing members and supporters of Belev Echad took the wounded veterans around Jerusalem for a daylong tour.
Minister Israel Katz's proposal to transfer casualties from Idlib to hospitals in is opposed by the defense establishment, because it would requires cooperation with Turkey.
The Center’s research will focus on the areas of Cancer; Pain; Inflammation & Stress Management; Immunity; Metabolism; Drug Delivery & Nanotechnology; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; Neuroscience; and Plant Science & Genetics.
A SodaStream enthusiast herself, Hilton was chosen the perfect ambassador for the campaign.
The surgery was performed on Thursday morning, March 30, and lasted a mere 30 minutes. Shortly after the operation, the patient reported feeling well and anxious to go back to his martial arts training.
High risk of impaired neurological development of fetuses; 62% of school-age children and 85% of pregnant women have low iodine intakes.
The Police Spokesperson said that police protocol requires an examination of the injured terrorist by sappers to verify that no weapons or explosives are present on his or her person.
The WHO team hypothesized that male circumcision could be increased if religious leaders were taught about its advantages, and become well versed enough to discuss it with their congregations.
'The results of Talent’s Phase 2 clinical studies are unprecedented, and mark a major milestone in the potential prevention and treatment of this severe and life-threatening disease.'
Health Ministry data on the internship preferences of medical students suggest all too clearly that 'they are not interested in going to the periphery!'
Despite the delightful news regarding how much longer Israelis are living, in terms of their country's resources for their care the picture is less encouraging.
'Within less than a year, we’ve managed to show that it’s possible to save species and protect the earth through crowdsourcing, thanks to lots of caring people.'
If you were looking for proof that money don't buy everything, we were glad to provide it. Come to Israel, where you'll make a little less, buy a little less and live longer.
The Drug Authority's Chief Scientist, Yossi Fisch, noted that the incidence of Marijuana serving as a "gateway drug" is "negligible, zero."
Beyond its academic value, the conference sends a message challenging the validity and purpose of the BDS movement,
Should a child swallow more than one magnet, it can be dangerous, as they start traveling down the digestive tract and may snap two intestinal segments together.
In the course of treatment, researchers found that mice which exhibited disoriented behavior became able to locate a submerged island in the middle of an artificial pond.
The lingering impact of the Holocaust on second-generation survivors.
MK Ghattas wrote that "Peres is covered from head to toe in our blood, and so we don't hasten to contribute to the collective tribal festival of grief and loss."
The patient, Gad Pireni, 80, from Kibbutz Nir David, has suffered for years from ulcers and sores in his jaw.
Peres continued his full schedule prior to Monday's procedure and over the weekend participated in an economic conference on Lake Como, Italy.
The contradiction between the two expert opinions could result in changing the indictment, but not necessarily in an acquittal.
The program regulating the medical cannabis industry was approved by the Israeli government some two months ago.
Jellyfish caused a cascading blackout in the Philippines in 1999, and damaged the Diablo Canyon Power Plant in California in 2008. Clogging can stop desalination plants and ship engines.
Study pinpoints when melanoma cells metastasize to the brain months before they develop into fatal tumors.
The patient retained the services of Amir Attaran, an Iranian-American Professor of Law, who filed a complaint on her behalf with the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, for discrimination on the basis of sex and family status.
Small and medium sized HDL particles were more closely associated than HDL-C with protection against coronary atherosclerosis in a Jerusalem study.
"It's been four years into the legalization in Colorado and the sky did not fall," committee chairwoman Tamar Zandberg (Meretz) said.
Mugaga Treva, 4, is the son of Nantabo Esther, a member of Namanyonyi Synagogue, one of the Abayudaya Synagogues in Uganda.
A potential future use of iPSCs is the creation of whole organs (such as heart, liver or kidney) in a suitable animal model using cells taken from the patient.
“Why don’t we give them the benefit of our own experience? We all wished we had such a course when we were in that situation."
In the future it may be possible to make use of the study’s findings to breed crops with a higher yield and a greater resistance to drought.
There's something that happens when three people you're so close to die within a year and then YOU almost die but don't. (That was me. I'm the one that didn't die.)
The special crew will enhance the hospital's ability to offer first response at a fire event and be able to effect an organized handing over control of the scene once the firefighters arrive on the scene.
The Institute scientists inserted the metabolic pathway for carbon fixation and sugar production into the bacterium E. coli, a known “consumer” organism that eats sugar and releases carbon dioxide.
In Israel every fifth first grader (20%) is overweight, and by the seventh grade 30% — one in three children — are overweight.
When a group of about 7,000 of these Indian Jews arrived in Israel six years ago, local hospitals have taken upon themselves to usher them into the wonderful medical advantages of modern times.
Prof. Sara Rosenblum: “The education system addresses reading skills, but there is insufficient attention to writing skills."
3D bioprinting enabled by the two companies’ technologies, means they have the potential to accelerate high fidelity and high viability manufacturing of living cellular products.
Only 22 countries around the globe have reached an average life expectancy greater than 80 years, so if one is planning to retire abroad, one should consider those countries most seriously.
The problem is that by reducing the number of vaccinated children, the community at large is exposed to a greater risk.
Sufferers from the disorder spend about 60% of their waking time in an imaginary world they have created, without losing contact with the real world.
"The new plate is produced from titanium and printed in 3-D to match the original jaw 100 percent."
"We must educate our children not to eat junk food," the minister added.
When people express emotions, others can identify how that person feels according to facial expressions, body language, tone of voice, and so forth.
Over the past three years, the same unit has foiled more than 360 smuggling attempts, yielding about 730 tons of illegal meat.
Alex was probably a senior government official, who suffered from osteoporosis and receding gums and missing teeth.
“We have focused our healthcare research activities on the highly promising fields of immuno-oncology, immunology and oncology."