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A new Israeli solution for a weighty problem

Millions of frustrated dieters around the world have been waiting anxiously for the wonder drug against obesity that will help them win the battle of the bulge. OBEcure, a new Israeli start-up, believes that it may have found the key. …

Israel concocts a delicious new therapy

“Food has therapeutic value for me, and I think for many people too – not just eating it.” – Aviva Edelman.Chocolate, that most ancient of edible pleasures, has long been claimed as having benefits for body and soul. Now, for …

Relieving the pain of arthritis with snake venom

“There is a good reason why the snake is a symbol for the medical profession in America.” – Dr. Naftali Primor.As the world looks to nature to find cures for some of the world’s most debilitating diseases such as cancer, …

Johnson & Johnson looks to the future with Israeli science

The research of Professor Hermona Soreq on an accurate, objective method of diagnosing anxiety disorders based on the body’s regulation of acetylcholine was presented to the J&J team.American healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson has decided to cast an enormous vote …