Israel: Dozens Of Roshei Yeshivos Diagnosed With COVID

Following the report that Rosh Yeshivas Ponevezh, HaGaon HaRav Gershon Edelstein tested positive for COVID on Sunday morning, dozens of other Roshei Yeshivos and mashgichim...

Israel: Alarming Surge In Seriously Ill COVID Cases Within A Week

As predicted by public health experts, Israel is recording a record number of new daily coronavirus cases, with the Health Ministry reporting 17,521 cases...

Israeli COVID Expert: “Millions Will Contract Omicron, Hospitalizations Will Soar”

Prof. Ron Balicer, the head of the Health Ministry's pandemic response team, said that millions of Israelis will contract the Omicron COVID variant, which...

ANOTHER ONE: New “Deltacron” Variant Discovered In Cyprus

A researcher in Cyprus has discovered a new COVID variant that combines traits of the Delta and Omicron, Cypriot media reported over the weekend. The...

Israeli Doctor In New York: “Hospitals Are On Verge Of Collapse”

An Israeli doctor living and working in New York said that the health system in the city is slowly collapsing, Ynet reported. Dr. Amos Dodi, an ICU...

As Israel Confirms All-Time High In Virus Cases, PCR Tests Designated For Only High-Risk

Israel confirmed its highest-ever number of new COVID cases on Wednesday since the pandemic began, with 11,978 cases diagnosed in the previous 24 hours. Although...

Israel: Cases Soar By 220% Since Last Week, Test Sites To Operate 24 Hours

Israel's Health Ministry confirmed 6,562 new coronavirus cases on Monday, the highest number since September and three times the number of cases a week...

“Storm Is Coming, Testing System Will Collapse:” Up To 1/3 Of Israelis To Fall...

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned at the weekly Cabinet meeting on Sunday morning that "the storm is coming. There will be tens of thousands...

Amid Dire Predictions, Israel Reinstates Mask Mandate In Gatherings Of 50 Or More

As Israel confirmed over 4,000 new COVID cases on Thursday for the second consecutive day, Health Ministry director-general Prof. Nachman Ash announced on Wednesday...

Israel Approves 4th Vaccine Dose For Most Vulnerable

Israel has approved a fourth vaccine dose for people most vulnerable to COVID-19, an official said Thursday, becoming one of the first countries to...

Israel’s Bird Flu Could Spread To Humans, Health Officials Warn To Cook Eggs Thoroughly

As Israel grapples with its worst avian flu outbreak ever, health experts are warning citizens to take precautions amid fears the flu could spread...

WATCH: Israeli Heart Surgeon Is World’s 1st To Get 4th Vaccine Shot In Trial

Israel on Monday began trials of a fourth dose of coronavirus vaccine in what is believed to be the first study of its kind. The...

Israel: Almost 2,000 Patients Hospitalized With The Flu

Israel's Health Ministry reported on Wednesday that cases of the flu are increasing throughout the country. There are currently 1,894 people hospitalized with the flu,...

Omicron “Favors” Children, Israeli Hospitals Prepare For Jump In Pediatric Hospitalizations

As the COVID infection rate in Israel continues to dramatically increase and the Omicron variant spreads throughout the country, a pediatric health expert said...

“I Killed My Wife:” HaGaon HaRav Badani Tells Over A Tragic Story

HaGaon HaRav Shimon Badani, the Zakein Moetzet Chachmei HaTorah, spoke at a Rabbinical conference at Sheba Hospital in Tel HaShomer last week and told...

Dramatic Instructions From HaRav Chaim: “Vaccinate Children In The Talmudei Torah”

As fear of a major COVID wave in Israel spurred by the Omicron variant grows, HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky issued dramatic instructions on Monday...

Anti-Vaxxers Harass HaRav Chaim’s Daughter, Rebbetzin Leah Koledetsky

Anti-vaxxer women came to the kabalas kahal of HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky's daughter, Rebbetzin Leah Koledetsky, and called her a "murderer" and other derogatory...

ISRAEL ADDS US TO RED LIST: Israel’s Gov’t Puts US On No-Fly List, Omicron...

Israel's government ministers voted on Monday morning to approve the Health Ministry's recommendation to place ten additional countries under a travel ban: the United...

Bennett: “5th Wave Is Here”: Shaked: “Tens Of Thousands Of Cases In Weeks”

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned at the Cabinet meeting on Sunday that the fifth COVID wave has already hit Israel. Health officials shared alarming data...

ISRAEL TO ADD UNITED STATES TO RED LIST: Israel Set To Ban Travel To...

Amid warnings that a significant COVID outbreak of "tens of thousands of cases" will hit Israel in less than three weeks, Israel's Health Ministry...

UTJ MK Porush’s Knesset Guard Diagnosed With Omicron, 22 People Enter Isolation

Israel's Health Ministry informed the Knesset on Thursday afternoon that a Knesset security guard who was tested for COVID was found to be carrying...

Israel Enters 5th Wave As Omicron Increases, Bennett Pushes New Restrictions

Amid an increase in Omicron cases and a report by Hebrew University researchers saying that Israel has entered its fifth wave, Prime Minister Naftali...

LIFETIME BAN: New Zealand To Be First Country To Ban Smoking

New Zealand’s government believes it has come up with a unique plan to end tobacco smoking — a lifetime ban for those aged 14...

ISRAEL COVID DRAMA: Bennett Wants Lockdown For Unvaccinated, Meeting Turns Into Shouting Match

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Thursday instructed the relevant professionals to "examine options for imposing restrictions on the unvaccinated" during a situational assessment of...

“Omicron Is Worrying, Death Rate In South Africa Has Doubled:” Israeli Health Official

Dr. Sharon Alroy-Preis, the head of the Health Ministry's Public Health division, spoke about the new Omicron coronavirus variant during a discussion of the...

Justice Minister Sa’ar Slams Omicron Restrictions, 4 Ministers Vote Against Shin Bet Tracking

Justice Minister Gideon Sa’ar on Sunday slammed the Israeli government's new restrictions intended to thwart the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant, saying that...

Australia Confirms 2 Omicron Cases As Travel Curbs Tighten

Australian officials confirmed Sunday that two overseas travelers arriving in Sydney are the first to test positive in the country for the omicron variant...

Switzerland Bans Israelis As Suspected Omicron Cases In Israel Rise To 8

Switzerland banned Israelis from entering its territory after the first case of the Omicron COVID variant was discovered in the Jewish state. Those with Swiss...

As Fear Of 5th Wave Rises, HaRav Chaim Tells Parents To Vaccinate Children

Israel began vaccinating children aged five and above this week as experts warn that a fifth wave of the coronavirus in Israel has already...

Israel’s Health Ministry Responds To Report Of “Diabetes Epidemic” In Chareidi Sector

Israel's Health Ministry responded to the report on the high rate of diabetes in the Chareidi sector published by Kol Chai this week. The Health...

The Diabetes Epidemic In Chareidi Society

Sunday was World Diabetes Day and on Monday, Kol Chai published a report about the diabetes epidemic in the Chareidi sector in Israel, with...

Incriminating Report: Israeli Anti-Vax MDs Told Late Activist To Refuse Treatment

A leading anti-vaxxer in Israel who died of COVID in September was advised by anti-vax doctors to refuse standard medical treatment even as he...

1st Case Of “Delta Plus” Variant Identified In Israel In 11-Yr.-0ld

Israel's Health Ministry reported on Tuesday that the first case of the AY.4.2 Delta variant, known as "Delta Plus," has been identified in Israel...

As Israel’s 4th Wave Ebbs, Health Officials Fear New Variant Could Cause 5th Wave

Israel's fourth coronavirus wave has been showing signs of receding, with a steady decrease in the number of new daily cases in recent days. The...

Critically Ill Israeli Anti-Vaxxer Saved From Brink Of Death, Expresses Regret

A 49-year-old Israeli man who decided not to vaccinate due to anti-vax "fake news" spread on social media expressed his regrets for his anti-vax...

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