Every year in the United States, more than 35,000 people die and 2.8 million get sick from antibiotic-resistant infections.
This was a second offense -- the swastika on his uncle's head was only the one the staff couldn't wash off.
They surveyed more than 2,000 students enrolled at Serbian universities with differing socio-political and economic environments.
The researchers found the molecule to be highly effective at sticking strongly to the viruses before these viruses could bind to the human receptors. It also activated the body’s immune response
"This year, unlike previous years, the influenza strains are much more aggressive and cause more severe symptoms, even in young people with no background diseases."
The city of Modi'in is preparing to give out a special new vaccine to residents after an outbreak of mumps was discovered among a group of teens.
Only approximately 150,000 vaccines remain in stock.
Retinal prostheses have been shown to restore some useful vision by electrically stimulating the remaining retinal neurons.
Lupus is a chronic autoimmune disease that can attack various parts of the body.
There are 98 more Israelis who are seriously ill with the flu as well, according to the Health Ministry.
Only a handful of United Hatzalah medics have EpiPens. You can change that!
The study explores the ways in which our immune system is a major player in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s, and how the BCG vaccine may serve as an effective preventative treatment to this crippling condition.
SIRT6 regulates many biological processes such as aging, obesity, insulin resistance, inflammation and metabolism.
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.