Israeli brain researcher proves that ‘kangaroo care’ – skin-to-skin contact with mom – improves a preemie’s brain functioning later in life.
Israel is world-renowned for integrating professional therapeutic clowns into healthcare teams. Now the program is expanding to moms in labor.
From research to social and educational programs, Israel excels in the struggle to understand autism and help families deal with this developmental disorder.
Climate change and deforestation may be to blame for a reported increase in lightning strikes and death by lightning, says Israeli professor.
Debby Elnatan’s Upsee, designed to help her own son walk tethered to an adult, could be the answer to many parents’ prayers for children with disabilities.
An Israeli plastic surgeon invented Orbix, an ‘internal bra’ to help heavy breasts fight the pull of gravity.
ISRAEL21c looks at two new made-in-Israel shoe technologies to help people avoid falls and regain proper gait after stroke and other injury.
After a mastectomy, Michelle Kolath-Arbel of Israel learned to make lifelike silicone nipples, and founded Pink Perfect to sell them worldwide.
New disruptive technology developed by Israeli startup Azure PCR could make diagnosis of illness – whether it’s viral, bacterial or even fungal – instant.
A new Brandeis-Israel research initiative funds two innovative research collaborations in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s to better grasp the science of brain disorders.