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Health & Wellness

Google Gives $700K to Israeli Disabilities Technology Initiative
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli technology, disabilities technology )

- 10 days ago -
Tikkun Olam Makers, or TOM plans to support a global movement of innovators creating extremely affordable solutions to neglected needs of people with disabilities
5-Year-Old Syrian Girl Gets Lifesaving Treatment in Haifa
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medical Treatment, Israel, Syrian chlldren, cancer )

- 10 days ago -
Doctors bring bone-marrow donor across the border in a clandestine mission to treat a child for cancer.This young girl and her mother made their way to the Syrian-Israeli border to seek medical help.
How to Build An Emergency Field Hospital in 12 Hours
Health & Wellness  (tags: field hospitals, Israel, IDF, Humanitarian Aid )

- 23 days ago -
The secret to Israels speed in setting up a field hospital for disaster victims worldwide is a mix of experience, precision, motivation & expertise. Each time Israel completes a medical relief mission, the operation is analyzed for improvement.
Hundreds of Top British and Israeli Scientists Meet at Oxford
Health & Wellness  (tags: Great Britain, BIRAX Conference, scientists, Israel, regenerative medicine research )

- 21 days ago -
Boycott efforts did not deter 250 British researchers from 33 institutions across Great Britian from attending BIRAX Conference with their Israeli counterparts. A joint UK-Israel research initiative tackling some of the world's most debilitating diseases
Incision-Free Treatment for Chronic Acid Reflux
Health & Wellness  (tags: acid reflux, Israeli medical technology )

- 26 days ago -
Medigus, a medical-device company based in the Omer (Israel).developed an instrument which enables physicians to reconstruct the esophageal valve through the mouth, eliminating the need for surgery in eligible patients.
Protect Food Assistance - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: SNAP, Food Stamps, anti hunger advocates, Congress, hunger, food insecurity, immoral changes )

- 28 days ago -
Anti-hunger advocates across the nation are joining forces to tell Congress not to take meals away from Americans struggling with hunger by making disastrous changes to SNAP, formerly known as Food Stamps.
Israelis Find Key to Preserving Organs for Transplant
Health & Wellness  (tags: organs for transplant, Antifreeze protein, preserving organs, Israeli medical research )

- 45 days ago -
Antifreeze protein could be the breakthrough that finally enables long-term banking of donated organs.
Israeli Professor Whose Technology Can Diagnose Cancer By Sensing Breath Earns Int'L Honors
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer diagnosis, Israeli medical research, breath samples )

- 41 days ago -
Israeli professor (Technion), Hossam Haick, (a Christian Arab) developed devices to diagnose & monitor various types of cancers (lung, breast, colon, gastric, head and neck, ovarian, kidney & bladder malignancies) via breath samples.
Israeli Innovation Could Save Countless Stab Victims
Health & Wellness  (tags: gallium nitrate, Israeli medical research, bleeding, blood clots deep wounds )

- 50 days ago -
Israeli scientist Moshe Rogosnitzky has discovered that gallium, a biometal currently used to stop bone loss in cancer patients, can, in liquid form (known as gallium nitrate), rapidly halt bleeding from deep wounds without causing blood clots.
Israeli Start-Up Takes on Grand Challenge of Beating Zika
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israeli start-ups, mosquitoes, Zika )

- 50 days ago -
Biofeed, which targets disease-spreading mosquitoes, is one of 10 Israeli start-ups recognized for revolutionary technologies. We bring the pest to the lethal substance and eliminate it, and the environment remains clean and safe.
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