Alpha-synuclein levels in the blood have been evaluated as a biomarker for Parkinson’s.
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For the first time in years, Gamal has been able to return to school with his friends.
"From an immunological and microbiological viewpoint, pregnancy in patients with IBD is beneficial and can be safely recommended."
The deputy director general of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA), Margarita Pakhnotskaya, said the WADA decision was "well-expected."
Gestational diabetes leads to higher risks for pregnancy and birth complications such as macrosomia (larger than average babies) and caesarean deliveries.
"Because the Samoan healthcare system has been simply overwhelmed by the sheer number of cases, we have been asked to bring hands and heads to the affected areas."
Shaare Zedek Medical Center in Jerusalem successfully performed a cardiac catheterization using sound waves to treat a complex case of severe arterial congestion.
A special device uses a technique called “warm perfusion” to circulate the blood, oxygen and electrolytes through the donated heart.
The new complex is to be located east of Sarah Junction where Routes 25 and 40 meet, between Be’er Sheva and the Bedouin town of Tel Sheva. It's desperately needed.
The treatment reduced the number of pancreatic cancer cells by 90% in the developed tumors a month after it was administered.
"There was a 100 percent overall response rate ... Seventy-eight percent of the tumors treated were entirely eradicated." However, this is still only the first clinical trial; there are future trials ahead.
It is a method that delivers chemotherapy drugs directly to malignant cells and bypasses healthy ones.
Tel Aviv University researchers say they found an overlap between Alzheimer's-related mutations and those producing autism and related disabilities.
“The effect of the medication will be seen in the months to come, but we are all very hopeful."
Israeli surrogacy law states that one of the conditions for egg donation is that the donor and recipient be both of the same faith, to avoid future doubts about the child's status.
Last year Israel reached its lowest ever number of car accident fatalities per capita, at 3.6 deaths per 100,000 people.
Patients with damaged or torn menisci can have the transplant surgery as a replacement for previous treatments, such as pain management and physical therapy.
It may be helpful to speak with a mental health professional - in English - in order to help restore a sense of calm and stability.
30 ambulances were added to the operational fleet from emergency storage, to reinforce teams in the southern and central regions.
Just hours after Red Alert sirens were wailing non-stop and rockets flew in cities from the Gaza border to Tel Aviv, the jokes were flying along with them around social media and in Whatsapp groups.
The doctors are now on call and will be deployed with MDA’s international emergency unit in case of a mass medical emergency.
Foreign caretakers work with the sick and elderly, which makes their having this knowledge even more useful.
Ezra LeMarpeh helps all Israelis, but that's not good enough for some radicals, so now it may close down.
ARC tasked with accelerating cutting-edge technologies developed by Israeli digital healthcare start-ups.
Based on these findings, the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev (NIBN) and the Faculty of Health Sciences on BGU’s campus are in the preliminary stages of developing an anti-arrhythmia medication.
The FDA has few branches outside the United States, including those in China, and several European and Latin American nations.
In July 2015, the IDF established a new reserves unit dedicated to providing medical care and humanitarian assistance to the Arab population.
The exercise was meant to test the ability, technology, professionalism and quality of care the organization can provide in a worst-case disaster scenario.
“This can aid not only in early detection of autism, but also in assessing changes in ASD severity over time and in response to treatments."