An Israeli company has developed a smart bracelet to be worn by staff workers in hospital to make sure they wash their hands after contact with patients. Currently about 100,000 people a year in the US die of infections they contract in hospitals and clean hands can eliminate most of these infections.
An artificial pancreas developed in Israel could revolutionize diabetic care by monitoring blood sugar levels and delivering insulin automatically, even at night.
A week-old Iraqi infant underwent an emergency operation in Israel to correct a congenital heart defect.
The Pentium MMX Chip technology was designed in Israel at Intel.
An Israeli study has shown that people who suffer from job burnout may be prone to developing type 2 diabetes.