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New Program Focused on Combatting Childhood Obesity Launches at Sheba

An innovative technology-based program at Sheba helps overweight and obese children to regain a healthy lifestyle. Headed by Prof. Gal Dubnov-Raz, this program has been developed through a collaboration with the Rumble app, initiated by the Telemedicine team at the ARC Innovation Center. Its uniqueness lies in the remote monitoring and professional healthcare by the […]

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Israeli Researchers Use Novel Methods to Seek Treatment for Deadly Pancreatic Cancer

Dr. Yaakov Lawrence, a radiation oncologist at Sheba, recently spoke with the Jewish Telegraphic Agency about his research into how pancreatic cancer tumors’ resistance to radiation may be affected by their abnormally high appetite for glucose, the most common form of sugar, and other nutrients. READ FULL ARTICLE HERE >>

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Arc Announces the Sheba Initiation Program

The ARC Innovation Center at Sheba (Accelerate, Redesign, Collaborate) is creating a new paradigm, which doesn’t exist anywhere else in the world. Its futuristic vision is unprecedented, not just in Israel, but worldwide. Sheba Hospital is taking the lead on innovation in healthcare. This January, the ARC Innovation Center is launching a unique internal entrepreneurship program to […]

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Becker’s Healthcare Podcast Featuring Eyal Zimlichman

This episode features Dr. Eyal Zimlichman, Deputy Director, Chief Medical Officer and Chief Innovation Officer at Sheba Medical Center. Here, he discusses how Israel is distributing their COVID-19 vaccines, their overall response to the pandemic, and more. Listen to the podcast here >>

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Three countries have pulled far ahead of the rest of the world in distributing Covid-19 vaccines

By Annabelle Timsit Geopolitics reporter It’s a miracle of modern medicine that scientists were able to develop multiple successful vaccines against Covid-19, a disease that wasn’t even on their radar a year ago. But so far, the global effort to roll out these vaccines and distribute them to vulnerable people is off to a slow […]

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Watch Now: The Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital

  Nothing is more important than our children and expert pediatric medical care is a necessity for every child. At Sheba Medical Center, caring treatment for our youngest patients is provided through the Edmond and Lily Safra Children’s Hospital. This hospital is wholly dedicated to children and their families and is completely separated from adult […]

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Israel’s Covid vaccine rollout is the fastest in the world

Here are some lessons for the rest of us Holly Ellyatt @HOLLYELLYATT LONDON — While the U.S., U.K. and Europe attempt to ramp up their own Covid vaccination drives, one country is outpacing them all: Israel. Israel’s vaccination drive began on Dec. 19 with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu the first person to be vaccinated in […]

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Sheba’s Dr. Noam Tau was quoted on BusinessInsider.com

9 things to say to a friend who’s skeptical of getting the coronavirus vaccine by Aria Bendix Both Moderna and Pfizer followed up with volunteers at least two months after they received their second injection (both vaccines require two doses). No major safety concerns were found. “Documented adverse effects to vaccines show up mostly in […]

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