Brave Heart

At the age of 106, Abraham Habeeri underwent a cardiac episode and was rushed to the operating room for urgent catheterization.  After recovering quickly and stunning the doctors, he is expected to be discharged soon. Matan Tzuri, Yediot Aharonot On Sunday, Abraham Barry, a 106-year-old…

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Coronavirus: On the frontlines with Dr. Debra West

What’s happening in Israel on the front lines of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic? Watch live as Jerusalem Post News Editor Maayan Hoffman speaks with Dr. Debra West, head of the Emergency Department at Samson Assuta Ashdod University Hospital. https://www.jpost.com/israel-news/watch-on-the-front-lines-of-coronavirus-626854  

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How did Israel crack the Coronavirus code and what’s next?

Israel must prepare for the next wave of the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, which doctors and scientists believe will likely strike in the early winter at the same time as the seasonal flu. https://www.jpost.com/health-science/this-winter-flu-and-coronavirus-will-likely-strike-together-627303

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On the frontlines of Israel’s coronavirus fight

When Sabrina Grodzinski returns home at the end of a 12-hour shift in the coronavirus unit at Samson Assuta Ashdod University Hospital, her three boys run to her for hugs. But they are quickly reminded that they will have to wait. Mommy needs to shower before…

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Chances of contracting corona from surfaces slim, Israeli study finds

Israeli research currently underway could pose a dramatic development in our understanding of the Coronavirus,  particularly the question of whether or not the virus can be contracted by touching surfaces that were touched by a corona carrier. https://www.israelhayom.com/2020/05/18/chances-of-contracting-corona-from-surfaces-slim-israeli-study-finds/      

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