Research suggests drugs could reverse diabetes damage

Drugs developed to treat Alzheimer’s Disease could be repurposed to prevent - or even reverse - damage done to the blood vessels of people...

Shaare Zedek Hospital History

Mr. Yehuda Tzur is 50 years old and during the past 20 years, he exercised regularly and maintained a healthy lifestyle. Yehuda is an...

Blood test at COVID-19 diagnosis can predict disease severity, study finds

Doctors can examine COVID-19 patients' blood to identify those at greatest risk of severe illness and to pinpoint those most likely to need a...

Research shows tongue microbiome could help diagnose heart failure

Microorganisms on the tongue could help diagnose heart failure, according to research presented today on HFA Discoveries, a scientific platform of the European Society...

Skin cancer growth driven by subset of cellular masterminds

An elite population of cancer cells marshal at the leading edges of a growing skin tumor to guide its metastasis and help it evade...

Hadassah treats COVID-19 patient with new concentrated passive vaccine

Hadassah Medical Center has treated its first COVID-19 patient with a new “passive vaccine” that the hospital developed in conjunction with Israeli biopharmaceutical firm Kamada. According...

Centenarian study suggests living environment may be key to longevity

When it comes to living to the ripe old age of 100, good genes help but don’t tell the full story. Where you live...

New test paves the way for tailored treatment of deadliest form...

University of British Columbia (UBC) researchers have led an international team in developing a new test to better diagnose different types of ovarian cancer,...

What is causing this pain in my back?

It can result from injury, activity and some medical conditions. Back pain can affect people of any age, for different reasons. As people get...

Predicting Side Effects

A multi-institutional group of researchers led by Harvard Medical School and the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research has created an open-source machine learning tool...