Health

20 stories about Health
Dr. Zipora Straus, Director of Neonatology and Pediatric Physician at Sheba Hospital

New Sheba center to tackle challenge of attaining healthy longevity

06.11.22|Noa Gadot
Prof. Tzipi Strauss, Director of Neonatology and Pediatric Physician at Sheba Hospital, is the person behind the new center that aims to ensure healthspan goes hand in hand with life expectancy
ג'ון מדבד מייסד ו מנכ"ל OurCroud

OurCrowd launches $200 million global health equity fund in collaboration with the WHO Foundation

19.09.22|CTech
The fund will focus on healthcare and the industries that are direct determinants of health, including energy transition and food agriculture
אורי ירון

Dr. Uri Yaron to head Marius Nacht’s biotech and health investment arm

13.03.22|Golan Hazani
Yaron previously served as Worldwide President of Biosense Webster at Johnson & Johnson
בדיקת קורונה במי ביוב

Israel’s Ministry of Health takes its Covid-19 wastewater project nationwide

04.01.22|James Spiro
Kando has been conducting research in the country’s sewer systems since 2020
המכשיר של דיסייד וי אר

Israeli scientists develop VR platform for uncovering errors in intensive care units

19.12.21|Yafit Ovadia
DecideVR's virtual reality device helps medical professionals discover and treat errors in medical treatment in real-time in hospital intensive care units
Yfat Scialom OutSense

OutSense expands its Series A funding with new investment from Longevity Venture Partners

07.06.21|James Spiro
The new investment brings the total round to $2.7 million to measure the health of stool samples
Alon Zilberberg Rumble

Ready to Rumble? Israeli health app pays you for your health

09.05.21|James Spiro
With Rumble, every step can be converted into tokens with purchasing power in real stores and communities
ליהיא סגל DayTwo

Food Tech company helps diabetics improve their health

07.12.20|Tomer Hadar
“We help the customer directly,” says DayTwo CEO Lihi Segal of her company’s product during Mind The Tech Tel Aviv Conference
אתר טבע כפר סבא

Teva holds Bio-Mix competition to inspire innovative health solutions

09.11.20|Yafit Ovadia
Winning prize goes to student at Tel Aviv University who developed a way to digitally treat hearing problems
דליה מגידו מנכ"לית נסוס פארמה

Nasal spray to stop spread of Covid-19? Israeli pharma company puts its product to the test

14.10.20|Yafit Ovadia
Israeli biopharmaceutical company in process of working on new mist treatment to combat spread of coronavirus in large populations
קורונה נפתחה מחדש מחלקת ה קורונה ב שיבא 25.6.20

Second wave: Israel registers record-breaking 1,300 new daily Covid-19 infections

08.07.20|Ynet News, CTech
The government imposes a lockdown of Beitar Illit, where 16% of test results returned positive
קטינים סמארטפון מובייל צעירים נוער 1

Covid-19 May Shift Our Thinking About the Digital Bogeyman

22.04.20|Omer Kabir
With the pandemic forcing millions to stay home, many experts, once vocal proponents of limiting kids’ screen time, now believe screens are crucial to surviving the crisis while maintaining a pinch of sanity
שלמה קרמר ממיסדי צ'ק פוינט אימפרבה קאטו נטוורקס

Despite Coronavirus Pandemic, Traffic to Health E-Commerce Websites Is Down, Says Imperva

29.03.20|Meir Orbach
Imperva surveyed the traffic to approximately 100,000 websites operating in different industries across the globe starting mid-January
פרופ' דן אריאלי

Israelis at Risk of Coronavirus Should Pledge to Stay in Quarantine, Says Dan Ariely

23.02.20|Udi Etsion
The bestselling author and behavioral economist told Calcalist that travelers returning from Southeast Asia should be made to sign a declaration of intent at Ben Gurion Airport to keep the quarantine rules
נאסדק

Dreams of Eternal Youth Boost InMode’s Valuation

04.11.19|Sophie Shulman
The medical aesthetic devices manufacturer doubled its market capitalization since its August IPO on Nasdaq, passing the $1 billion mark this past weekend
שירותי בריאות כללית קופת חולים כללית נתניה

Israeli HMO Chairman in Talks for New Health Fund

04.11.19|Adrian Filut
Clalit Chairman Eli Admoni is aiming to create a fund that will invest in medical device companies and in technologies that could help improve and make community medicine more efficient
רופא מומחה קופת חולים קופות חולים מחלה

7 Startups for Prostate Health

03.11.19|Adi Pick and Elham Nasser Eddin
In the U.S. alone, about 174,650 new cases of prostate cancer will have been diagnosed in 2019 and around 31,620 people will have died from the disease
מוסף ניתוח מנתחים רופא רופאים חדר ניתוח

Health Tech Startup Vim Raises $24 Million

09.09.19|Meir Orbach
Founded in 2015, Vim develops an online service that helps patients and healthcare providers find, schedule, and receive care from doctors and specialists
חדר מיון בית חולים וולפסון

Israel Spent More on Health in 2018, Still Below OECD Average

19.08.19|Lilach Baumer
Last year, Israel spent 7.6% of its GDP on health, a 4.3% increase from 2017. The OECD average was 8.8% that same year
ליהיא סגל DayTwo

Israeli Gut Microbiome Analysis Startup DayTwo Raises $31 Million

26.06.19|Hagar Ravet
DayTwo offers personalized nutrition optimization suggestions based on feces analysis, designed to reduce risk of diabetes and other metabolic diseases