Shalom Life | July 01, 2014

UJA Federation Rewarded for Reducing its Carbon Footprint

June 12, 2014 | By Dan Horowitz
UJA Federation Rewarded for Reducing its Carbon Footprint

UJA Toronto’s Headquarters has received the Customers for Conservation award for its leadership in energy conservation

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How an Israeli PhD Student Won $100K in Singapore

June 09, 2014 | By Abigail Klein Leichman
How an Israeli PhD Student Won $100K in Singapore

Yossi Kabessa’s proposed biosensors made of engineered bacteria are getting worldwide attention for their potential to detect pollutants in city waterworks

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Does Circumcision Lower Your Risk of Prostate Cancer?

June 05, 2014 | By Hugh Holt
Does Circumcision Lower Your Risk of Prostate Cancer?

New Canadian study suggests a possible leak between male circumcision and a lower risk of prostate cancer

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Chicago Suing Israel’s Teva

June 05, 2014 | By Shaleni McBain
Chicago Suing Israel’s Teva

The third largest city in the U.S. claims the Israeli company is excessively promoting painkillers, particularly opium

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Israelis Develop First Blood Test for Breast Cancer

June 03, 2014 | By Ruthie Blum
Israelis Develop First Blood Test for Breast Cancer

Octava Pink, a groundbreaking achievement in cancer detection, follows eight years of research at EventusDx in Jerusalem

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Israeli Nonprofit Looks to Develop World’s First Kid-Friendly Wheelchair

June 02, 2014 | By Miles Rosenblatt

Wheelchairs of Hope has designed the first affordable wheelchair designed especially for kids

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Israeli Researchers Seek New Treatment of Huntington’s Disease

May 30, 2014 | By Rachel Dinh
Israeli Researchers Seek New Treatment of Huntington's Disease

Tel Aviv University professors find that suspected cause of Huntington’s is actually a defense mechanism

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Revolutionary Hologram- guided Heart Surgery is a Heartbeat Away

May 28, 2014 | By Abigail Klein Leichman
Revolutionary Hologram- guided Heart Surgery is a Heartbeat Away

Israel’s RealView Imaging 3D technology, featured on ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ brings science fiction to the actual operating rooms of tomorrow

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