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Israeli scientists link Hodgkin’s lymphoma to measles virus

We believe getting measles in the teens or adulthood may affect the immune system and make the body more susceptible to Hodgkin’s disease – Prof. Daniel Benharroch.Israeli researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Soroka University Medical Center have …

Israeli study proves hypnosis can double IVF success rate

‘Hypnosis has been known for many years for producing central relaxation, and has even been used before surgical interventions to calm patients’ – Prof. Eliahu Levitas. If Israeli professor Eliahu Levitas has his way, women undergoing IVF treatment will all …

Israeli scientists crack mystery of food allergies

High-frequency sound waves were used by the scientists to pulverize the sesame seed molecules to create an allergy-free product.For the more than 11 million Americans who suffer from food allergies, some news with a tantalizing aroma is emanating from Israel. …

Israeli company launches Parkinson’s information site

Parkinsonshealth.com offers a variety of resources to empower people living with PD with knowledge about the disease and strategies for managing it with their health care provider. Managing Parkinson’s disease (PD) can be a challenging, all-encompassing experience for both the …

NIH expands tests of Israeli treatment for West Nile virus

Omrix’s Omr-IgG-am is based on WNV antibodies derived from Israeli donors who have high levels of these antibodies.Mario Gamez, a 39-year-old electrician in Phoenix, recently spent six days in the Barrow Neurological Institute, part of St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical …

Israeli health expert tackles obesity

Professor Elliot M. Berry: Israeli research confirms the link between overeating and the incidence of diabetes and hypertension and related disease.There are currently nine million children in the United States who are overweight or obese. According to U.S. Surgeon General …