Health

5 herbal remedies backed by researchers

The benefits of these natural herbal remedies - from turmeric to cranberries - have been closely studied by scientists in Israel.

Israeli startup making cannabis-enriched pizza and popcorn

Cannibble has raised $1 million from more than 1,000 backers in a crowdfunding effort.

Women snore, too – they just don't admit it

But why? A new study explores the reason that women's snoring goes largely underreported.

This man invented a spell-checker for prescriptions, and it's saving lives

Dr. Gidi Stein's MedAware software eliminates errors and is now in use in the United States and Israel.

This doctor saves lives through organ transplants – and he's also a world-class dancer

Dorry Segev is revolutionizing the transplant process by allowing HIV patients to receive organs. But that's just his day job.

IKEA creates a new line of products for the disabled

The home furnishings giant is teaming up with 2 Israeli nonprofits to make their furniture accessible to everyone.

The secret to keeping cool during the NCAA basketball tournament – just take a breath

A new study reveals how inhaling before a task can help improve performance.

Bill and Melinda Gates team up with Israeli tech company to help African children

EarlySense device wirelessly monitors babies in their hospital cribs to track life-threatening issues.

This diet can be key to improving your mental health

Eating the right foods can help you in ways you never thought possible, an Israeli nutritionist says.

New goggles give surgeons X-ray vision

A Johns Hopkins study shows that the device has nearly perfect accuracy.

Lose the sugar, keep the sweetness with new tech

Fructose, sucrose and other sugars are converted to reduce the sugar load in drinks like orange and apple juice.

New device alerts parents when kids are in danger of drowning

Unveiled at last week's CES, the Coral Manta camera keeps a watchful eye at residential swimming pools.

Why starting school later in the day is an A+ idea

A Seattle school district experimented with school start times. The results were pretty amazing.

How the world's ugliest color is stopping people from smoking

New laws around the world are making cigarette boxes as unattractive as possible.

Nobel Prize winner reveals secret to living a happy life

Daniel Kahneman says that nurturing our relationships is the key to success.

Dads' baby bottle invention lands on Time magazine's cover

With a clever dome-like design, the product was named one of the best inventions of 2018.