Tag archive for ‘Autism’
Abigail Klein Leichman On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Is Cannabis the New Wonder Drug? Israeli Scientists Say YES

  Cancer, chronic pain, epilepsy, asthma, insomnia, autism, PTSD, inflammatory bowel disease, Parkinson’s and aging– the list of conditions that can be improved, and possibly cured, by medical cannabis keeps More...

Nicky Blackburn On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

13 Amazing Medical Breakthroughs in Israel in 2017

  Compound kills energy generating system of cancer An Israeli researcher devised a synthetic compound to disable the enzymes that allow cancer cells to metastasize. When cancer cells leave the primary More...

Jewish Business News On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

The Smell of Fear

  People on the autism spectrum have different – and even opposite – reactions to odors produced by the human body. These odors are ones that we are unaware of smell, but which are, nonetheless, a part More...

Albert Hecht On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Israeli Doctor to Use Medical Cannabis to Treat Autism in First-of-Its-Kind Study, Report

  In view of evidence that cannabinoids can help improve the quality of life of autistic people, an Israeli pediatrician has launched a first of its kind clinical trial to study the effects of medical More...

News Brief On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

VIDEO: 12-Year-Old Science Fan Explains Why Vaccines DO Cause Autism – His ‘Evidence’ Going Viral

Marco Arturo from Mexico is a 12-year-old science fan. He posts science videos on his Facebook page. On May 24 his new video went quickly viral and it has already been viewed about 4.5 million times and gotten More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Autism Rate Doubles: Child Autism Rate Now 1 in 45

    Autism affects one in 45 children in the United States, almost twice the rate from a few years ago, said a survey Friday. This apparent increase is likely due to a change of questions parents were More...

News Brief On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Sesame Street Introduces Its First Character With Autism: Hey, Julia

    The gang from “Sesame Street” is welcoming a new member to the neighborhood — Julia, a girl who has bright orange hair and big green eyes. She also has autism. Julia is the latest More...

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Jewish Business News On Sunday, July 5th, 2015

Israeli Research: Simple ‘Sniff Test’ Could Spot Autism in Children

Imagine the way you might smell a rose. You’d take a nice big sniff to breathe in the sweet but subtle floral scent. Upon walking into a public restroom, you’d likely do just the opposite–abruptly More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, June 18th, 2015

Is There a Connection Between a Parent’s Age and a Child Having Autism?

A new study conducted by researchers from nine different countries, including Israel, suggests that there is a link between parental age and autism in their children. A significant gap in the age of the two More...

Jewish Business News On Sunday, February 8th, 2015

TAU Study Finds Gender Differences Related to Autism, Alzheimer’s

Are men and women different when it come to diseases like autism? A Tel Aviv University study has found that a mutated gene is expressed differently in male and female brains. For parents of children struggling More...


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