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Tel Aviv’s Yarkon river sees drop in pollution after new purification plant opens

By | 2018-11-28T19:54:59+00:00 November 28th, 2018|Health|

The new plant channels more highly purified waste water into the river, causing an improvement in water quality and a renewal of animal life

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The Middle Eastern particle accelerator is gearing up, handmade parts and all

By | 2018-11-14T16:25:24+00:00 November 14th, 2018|Health|

'Spoiled' Israeli scientists who prefer more advanced accelerators, and conditions, in Europe and the U.S. have submitted only three of the 100+ research proposals but maybe they will learn to appreciate the machine so close to home, says Prof. Yuval o...

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How Freud made clear we’re ‘nothing but a band of murderers’

By | 2018-11-09T22:53:10+00:00 November 9th, 2018|Health|

World War I, which ended exactly 100 years ago, bolstered Freud’s view that war doesn’t awaken violent impulses but rather tears off the thin veil of civilization and makes us confront the savage within

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Everything you need to know about the measles outbreak roiling Israel

By | 2018-11-06T18:45:34+00:00 November 6th, 2018|Health|

From 40 cases in all of 2017, there have been 1,334 cases so far this year of this infectious disease. What are the symptoms and complications of measles, and how can one reduce the risk of contracting it?

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Archaeologists debunk theory that farming ruined our health

By | 2018-10-30T17:15:51+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Health|

Chew on this: Hunter-gatherers and somewhat later early farmers in Southeast Asia had different problems but similar disease loads, Australian researchers show

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Israel sees dramatic spike in suicide attempts by children under age 14

By | 2018-10-30T14:27:15+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Health|

Phenomenon is part of a global trend whereby suicidal thoughts are surfacing at a younger age, says senior psychologist

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