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An American general says the US is facing a "national security" crisis over obesity among the nation's youth.
Israeli scientists are testing a new therapy - with cannabis -- for diabetes.
ISIS fighters in Syria may ultimately be felled by a skin disease likely to be wracking thousands of its ranks.
Over fifty and having trouble keeping track of car, keys and new faces? A component in chocolate may help.
Stem cell treatment developed by Israeli company BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics has been designated by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a "fast-track" treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Palestinian patients fear returning to Gaza, say they are embarrassed by Hamas actions.
A new Israeli treatment for Gaucher disease, approved by the FDA, has received a green light in Canada as well.
Israeli researchers discover a common blood pressure medication can prevent epilepsy from developing after TBI.
No danger of the Jews becoming a minority in the combined area of Judea, Samaria and the pre-1967 Israel.
"Every doctor knows that overuse of the TMJ will cause headaches."
An Irish company will purchase Given Imaging Ltd., an Israeli firm that developed a swallowable camera to diagnose problems in the digestive tract. Covidien Plc...
Israeli Prof. Havazelet Bianco-Peled of Haifa's Technion University has invented a new super glue that mechanically seals areas of potential leakage after surgery, without...
If the Boycott Israel movement were intellectually honest, it would condemn the Nobel Prize judges for awarding Israelis. Let’s see how many pro-boycott academics will snub Israel’s universities.
A U.S. Jewish doctor in Ethiopia came across a boy whose life is threatened after an attack by a wild hyena. Muslims, Bedouin and Jews now are pitching in to save his life.
Video games do not necessarily numb brains. They actually can help the brain recover from damage caused by a stroke, according to a Tel Aviv University researcher. Bring on Nintendo.
Maimonides, the Jewish sage and medical doctor, wrote extensively on nutrition and wellness. His writings are now being incorporated into contemporary medical studies on healthy living habits.
The kidney of a 3-year-old Israeli boy was successfully transplanted to a 10-year-old Palestinian Authority boy. The parents of Noam Naor decided to donate his...
Marijuana is known to have therapeutic qualities. A Tel Aviv Univ. professor now says a very low dosage of grass also can prevent brain damage. A new study may reach the same conclusion for the heart.