Who would have guessed that after only 60 years of modern existence, Israel would have some of the best hospitals in the region and the world. As the Psalms say “The LORD builds up Jerusalem; He gathers the outcasts of Israel. He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” (Psalm 147:2-3). When you spend much time in Israeli society, you will find that God's certainly gathering the “outcasts of Israel” or those that just don’t “fit” anywhere else. The “healing” is not far behind.
Here is a list of just a few amazing medical advancements, research and breakthroughs that Israel has championed in its first 60 years that no other nation has developed.
A portable electrocardiograph machine developed by Israeli company SHL can transmit highly detailed data on heart activity to physicians by mobile phone.
Israeli start-up Audiodent has developed an innovative hearing aid that clips easily inside the mouth, using the teeth and jawbone to transmit sound to the brain.
Israeli researchers have discovered the molecular trigger that causes psoriasis.
An Israeli scientific team from the Technion has succeeded in creating in the laboratory beating heart tissue from human embryonic stem cells.
An Israeli company has unveiled a blood test that via the telephone, diagnoses heart attacks.
Israeli researchers have created a 'biological pacemaker', which corrects faulty heart rhythms when injected into the failing hearts of pigs.
An Israeli company has developed a device that helps nurses locate those hard-to-find veins.
An Israeli company has developed a simple blood test that distinguishes between mild and more severe cases of MS.
Israel's Given Imaging developed the first ingestible video camera, so small it fits inside a pill.
Used to view the small intestine from the inside, the camera helps doctors diagnose cancer and digestive disorders. Over 65,000 patients worldwide have swallowed the M2A capsule.
Israeli medical researchers have shown that lycopene - the red pigment found in tomatoes - lowers blood pressure.
Israeli researchers have shown that a daily dosage of Vitamin E is effective in helping to regain hearing loss.
An Israeli has invented a 'bone glue' that will reduce the need for bone transplants and heal bone defects caused by cancer, and that respectively stimulates speedy bone and cartilage repair, and enables faster and improved healing of injuries.
Israeli scientists have alleviated Parkinson's-like symptoms in rats.
The Israeli-developed Ex-Press shunt is providing relief for American glaucoma sufferers.
An Israeli research team has found that the combination of electrical stimulation and chemotherapy makes cancerous metastases disappear.
Israeli scientists developed the first fully computerized, no-radiation, diagnostic instrumentationfor breast cancer.
Israeli researchers are using video games to investigate future treatments for memory disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease.
Israel is real,