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Memory enhancement that works for Alzheimer’s

A groundbreaking computer program from Israel helps to maintain and improve memory in early and middle-stage Alzheimer’s patients. A recent study of the Savion interactive computer program showed that using it for 30 minutes twice a week over four weeks …

Overweight? Call the fat-busters

A new Israeli method to analyze fat may facilitate the breakdown of the cells that produce fat in our bodies, targeting rising rates of obesity and diabetes. Photo by Serge Attal/Flash90 With obesity on the rise throughout the world, an …

No-fail, painless injections

An Israeli company has spent a decade perfecting a drug delivery system that takes the needle out of your arm, and the dread out of going to the doctor.

A moment of Glee for Argo Medical

A robotic exoskeleton designed in Israel to help paraplegics walk and climb stairs alone, has become the unexpected star of Glee, one of TV’s most popular programs. Artie Abrams, played by actor Kevin McHale, steps out for the first time. …

Fighting cancer with early detection

An American-Israeli bio-tech company’s diagnostic kit can detect increased risk for breast cancer, vastly improving the odds of curing it. An American-Israeli bio-tech company’s diagnostic kit can detect increased risk for breast cancer, vastly improving the odds of curing it. …