Category Archives: Health Sciences

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Innovative cancer detection

Mobile SniffPhone will detect cancer on a user’s breath Diagnostic system developed by Technion professor is to pair with tiny smell-sensitive sensor that can go anywhere By David Shamah February 3, 2015, Reprinted from Times of Israel A patient uses … Continue reading

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Israeli engineering students volunteer in Africa

Tel Aviv Engineering Students Bring Clean Water Solution To Tanzania By NoCamels Team January 21, 2015 Reprinted from No Camels Like many good stories, this one began with food. A group of students at TAU’s Iby and Aladar Fleischman Faculty … Continue reading

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Nanotechnology to fight cancer

The nanoparticles coming to attack cancer The pioneering treatment not only promises to be more effective, but will involve far less suffering from the common side effects of chemotherapy, such as nausea and hair loss. Posted By Ruthie Blum On … Continue reading

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Israel helps feed Vietnam

Israeli, Vietnamese dairy experts partner to improve milk quality and yield in Ho Chi Minh City Photo by: SHARON UDASIN   By SHARON UDASINJerusalem Post,  12/25/2014 The Dairy Demonstration and Experimental Farm was officially launched in August 2013, as part … Continue reading

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Bible is also diet book

Mediterranean Diet Accelerates Weight Loss: Prevents Cancer and Heart Disease Reprinted from Celebrity Health and Fitness, November 17, 2014 http://www.celebrityhealthfitness.com/24411/mediterranean-diet-aids-weight-loss-prevents-cancer-heart-disease/ The Mediterranean diet promotes natural weight loss and protects against heart disease and cancer, doctors wrote in Postgraduate Medical Journal … Continue reading

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Midwives talk peace

Arab and Jewish midwifes find a common language The original idea behind Midwives for Peace was that women had a special role to play in grassroots peace initiatives; ‘Pregnancy is the same wherever you are.’ By Judy Maltz , Haaretz, … Continue reading

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biological basis for risky behavior

Inside the Teenage Brain: New Studies Explain Risky Behavior Date: August 27, 2014 Source: Science Daily Florida State University Young man (stock image). “Psychologists, psychiatrists, educators, neuroscientists, criminal justice professionals and parents are engaged in a daily struggle to understand … Continue reading

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New clue for autism treatment

Children with autism have extra synapses in brain: May be possible to prune synapses with drug after diagnosis Reprinted from Science Daily Date: August 21, 2014 Source: Columbia University Medical Center In a study of brains from children with autism, … Continue reading

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