Major depression, which afflicts one in six, is leading cause of disability, surpassing cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, cancer and HIV combined.
Dr. Henry Heimlich has used his own lifesaving technique for the first time at the age of 96.
Cannabis research has become a hot topic among Israeli start-ups.
Last year, the IDF set up a field hospital to treat wounded Syrian civilians near the northern border.
Canada's Jewish General Hospital says it plans to disregard a new bill banning religious symbols from public sites.
IDF adopts vegan-friendly diet.
In the US, hip fracture fixation is performed on 258,000 patients; spinal fusion accounts for 350,000 persons every year.
EZ CPR, an Israeli app that was launched this week, provides instructions on how to perform CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) in emergency situations.