The facts: 21 hospitalized with measles including 5 in the ICU; 246 of the 285 cases were children and 39 were adults, since October 2018.
The Jewish state was joined in the healthiest-diet group by France, Italy and other countries in the northern Mediterranean region.
The 30-day order, enacted March 26, included places like schools, stores, shopping malls and places of worship as well as any form of public transportation.
The mammoth grant award was announced just before the start of World Autism Day.
The flight attendant’s condition was listed as serious; she was unconscious Wednesday evening.
"Unfortunately, last night she had a serious cardiac incident caused by weakness in one of the valves in her heart."
The hospital had to immunize 26 other newborns as a result.
“Our services there will [now] be fully funded for 2019, easing the financial pressure Magen David Adom has been under while we’ve continued to fully provide EMS services,” said Ronen Bashari, MDA’s head of operations.
The study is the first of its kind to examine the connection between children diagnosed with ADHD and prescribed MPH between the ages of six and eight, and future dispensed prescriptions of antidepressants.
The Rockland County Department of Health will host a free MMR vaccination clinic from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday in Pomona.
More than 80 percent of surveyed parents said they would not want their child to be in a group with a child with special needs.
Inspectors of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority on Friday released to the Mediterranean two sea turtles after several they had received months of medical care.
It will provide access to research for scholars seeking new treatment methods, create shared national databases and distribute information to decision-makers, health-care professionals and the general public.
“The outbreak is not over, and we will continue to see additional cases as long as unvaccinated students are not properly excluded from attending school.”
University of Haifa and “ii2020” Sign Collaboration to Transform Haifa into Digital Health Powerhouse
The University and Dr. Erel Margalit, founder and chairman of Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP) announce partnership which will use the vehicle of digital health to create thousands of new jobs in Haifa, Israel’s third-largest city.
"A lack of tools to specifically isolate leukemic stem cells has precluded the comprehensive study and specific targeting of these stem cells until now."
"Her doctors at Beilinson Hospital stress that the early days following a transplant operation are still considered critical, but they are very satisfied with her progress."
"Nechama required this operation because she has been suffering from pulmonary fibrosis for several years. The transplant took place after a long period of waiting."
Arab volunteer first responders on Wednesday participated in an emergency drilled in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Zur Bahr.
Israel’s electronic medical records account for 98 percent of the population, going back two decades. The Israeli government recently launched a national project that will invest $272 million in digital health initiatives over the next five years.
"Our take-home message to all the parents out there is that vaccines work. . . We saw community-acquired bacteremia, pneumonia, and focal infections all decrease."
Police came to the Ultra-Orthodox man's house on Shabbat to inform him that a life-saving Kidney had become available...
The problems this yeshiva has had with vaccinating its students go back to 1981, when its principal was fined by New York City's Health Department for failing to insure that his students were properly immunized.
The research found that 15 out of every 1,000 babies born in non-hospital settings are at risk of death, compared to five out of every 1,000 babies born in hospitals.
"MDA previously announced that on March 1, it would shut its regional station serving residents south of Beit She’an all the way to the Dead Sea."
Next Sunday, March 1, MDA will shut down its station which would mean no emergency medical response to future accidents on Route 90, Israel's most dangerous highway.
Most of the affected neighborhoods in New York City have been those with large Orthodox Jewish populations, particularly the Brooklyn neighborhoods of Borough Park and Williamsburg.
Spain and Italy both share eating habits that are similar to those of Israelis.
The chairman of the Executive Committee of MDA, whose influence on the direction of the organization is enormous, is Avraham Mordechai Manela, a key figure in the Gur Chasidic sect.