Changes in previously-overlooked brain cells called microglia are seen to play a role in the development of depression following chronic exposure to stress.
US hospitals are using a bedside mapping device from Israel’s Wellsense to show staff how to reposition each patient to ward off pressure ulcers.
An Israeli graduate student is working on an international project to reintroduce prawns to eat parasite-carrying snails in African waters.
100 Israeli startups were invited to give an actual elevator pitch to international investors in Tel Aviv’s skyscraping Azrieli Center.
Israeli study finds that 87 percent of teens who quit chewing gum experience significant relief from chronic headaches.
Already in use in Europe and Israel, the InSpace Balloon cushions between two rubbing bones, alleviating pain and shortening the rehab process
ISRAEL21c compiles a list of the 10 most extraordinary medical devices and pharmaceuticals that promise to revolutionize global healthcare.
Experts believe the multipronged approach that wiped out the disease in pre-state Israel could be applied to African countries today.
‘We must learn how to leverage our culture of entrepreneurship in high-tech and look 10 years ahead to cope with competition,’ says chief scientist at business confab.
In Jerusalem, ALYN Hospital’s respiratory rehab staff pioneers socialization of physical therapy sessions for ventilated preschoolers and their parents.