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Many IDF wounded experience concussions, study finds

Many IDF wounded experience concussions, study finds. Neurological researchers say 60% of war casualties in rehabilitation experience various degrees of brain injuries, as some never even make it to hospitals, faced with a range of symptoms for months.


New Study Finds No Significant Association Between Preterm Delivery And Autism

Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is one of the most common developmental disorders and is increasingly diagnosed worldwide. According to the World Health Organization, an estimated one in 100 children has autism. In the U.S., those numbers are much higher, with an estimated one …


They Come With a Story’: The Israeli Midwives Delivering Babies, Support and Hope During Wartime

As more and more Israeli women are giving birth while their partner is on the front lines – or worse – midwives are volunteering to help them with far more than breathing exercises. ‘You have to sometimes remind them that they’re pregnant – that they need to …


Preventative medicine: After Oct. 7 mass casualty event, Israeli MDs share tough lessons

While dealing with the ongoing medical challenges of the war, physicians are already in touch with others over what they learned about honing lifesaving preparedness protocols


The forgotten wounded of Israel

Americans can aid the worthiest of causes, Israel’s frontline medical facilities. I recently had the privilege of meeting with the head of Soroka Hospital’s intensive care unit and its chief of ophthalmology. I wanted to assess the situation of Israel’s injured soldiers as well as the burden …


We Cannot Forget What Happened at Israel’s Soroka Hospital

Soroka Medical Center is about 25 miles from Gaza. It is the hospital that took care of most of the wounded after the Hamas terrorist attacks on October 7th that claimed the lives of more than 1,400 Israelis


Soroka hospital treats hundreds of victims

Soroka-University Medical Center in Beersheba reported on Saturday night that it had received more than 520 casualties since the beginning of the fighting. The South’s medical resources were stretched to its limits Saturday as hundreds of wounded from the Hamas attack were brought to for medical care. …


Israel Hospital Uses Facial Recognition To Identify Dead And Wounded From Hamas War

With the death toll from the Hamas attack on Israeli towns near the Gaza border now over 1,000, and at least 2,700 Israelis wounded, victims have poured into local hospitals. Soroka Medical Center, located just east of Gaza in Beersheva, is now using facial recognition to help …


Inside Israeli hospital after ‘unprecedented’ Hamas terror attacks that saw 700 people treated in first 18 hours

“The extent of the injuries to civilians, children, the elderly was unprecedented,” Dr. Shlomi Codish, CEO of Soroka, told The Post. “In the first 18 hours, we saw 700 people and treated them under fire — literally. Bombs were falling around us and air raid sirens were …


In hospital, survivors describe harrowing experience of Hamas attack

There are some 700 injured citizens being treated at Soroka Medical Center in Beersheba, Channel 12 reports, with many recounting the harrowing ordeals they faced in the Hamas assault. Describing their experience as “a disaster,” one injured couple relates how they were driving to visit relatives in …


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