Health
Prof. Benayahu, right, diving for soft corals in Taiwan. Photo by Ming-Shiou Jeng

Israel shares its emergency medical secrets

MDs and RNs from 17 countries come to Haifa to learn how to set up and manage the most efficient systems for saving lives. Photo by Pioter Fliter/RHCC Trauma seminar participants from 17 countries during a simulation at Rambam Health …

Living

Why you get fat being a couch slouch

Israeli researchers find that inactivity prompts fat precursor cells to pile on the pounds twice as fast, regardless of calorie intake. Photo by Serge Attal/Flash90 Sitting inactively for long period doesn’t just contribute to obesity, it actually creates fat. Marathon …