Health


Netanyahu Briefly in Hospital for Fever and Cough

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu was at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center in Yerushalayim Tuesday night, to undergo a series of tests for a high fever and cough, the hospital spokesperson…

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Israel to Launch Big Data Health Project

Israel will invest nearly NIS 1 billion ($287 million) in a project to make data about the state of health of its population available to researchers and private companies, Prime…

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60,000 Illegal Eggs Rounded Up, Destroyed

Police said that they had early Monday confiscated some 60,000 eggs that were being stored in “unhealthy conditions” in a house in the village of Tamra in northern Israel. The…

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Uber Starts Offering Rides to the Doctor

Uber is driving deeper into health care by offering to take patients in every U.S. market in which it operates to their next medical appointment. The ride-hailing service said Thursday…

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Israeli Medical First: Surgeons Print New Bone

Surgeons at Shaarei Tzedek Medical Center in Yerushalayim have for the first time employed 3-D printing technology to augment bone in a patient, providing full function of an arm afflicted…

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