IV Vitamin Therapy is the process of administering a mixture of liquid vitamins and minerals directly into the bloodstream.
The Neuroscience of Sleep
We are happy to recommend the latest book of our colleague Dr Guy Leschziner about the science of sleep. A fascinating read combining bizarre real life stories and cutting edge neurological science.
Common Israel Travel Health Concerns Addressed
Your flight is booked, accommodations are reserved — the reality that you’ll soon be waking up in Israel starts to sink in. You begin to question all that may be foreign to you in this new environment. Below, we’ve addressed some of the top concerns you may have when traveling to Israel. 1. Is Israel safe? From a physician’s point of view, Israel is extremely safe: High healthcare standards, minimal health risks, and one of the world’s healthiest diets. 2. I don’t speak Hebrew or Arabic. Will I have trouble communicating? Though it is not an official language, English is...
Travelling in Israel and Dietary Restrictions
Many travellers are concerned: Will my dietary restriction be an issue in Israel? – In short, our answer to this question: Whether your diet be kosher, vegan or vegetarian – you will find Israel to be a true culinary paradise for your dietary needs. Eating Kosher No doubt: Israel knows kosher cuisine best. No one, from traditional Jewish fare to pizza and sushi—kosher eaters will be disappointed. The selection is without limits or limitation. Vegan and Vegetarian With over 400 vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants, Tel Aviv has earned its title of “Vegan Capital of the World.” Take a stroll through...
Measles Outbreak in Israel: Medical Facts
The measles outbreak in Israel is intensifying in recent weeks. Here are answers to some questions you might have, traveling to or staying in Israel.
Health Preparations for Your Travel to Israel
Whether you’re travelling to Israel for a short-term trip or an expat preparing to become a resident, take precaution and go through these 5 preparations for you and your family.
What Is The Apple Watch ECG About?
What is an Electrocardiogram (ECG) and what do we do at Tel Aviv Doctor Clinic that devices like the Apple Watch don't do?
Useful Medical Phrases in Hebrew
These helpful medical phrases in Hebrew will help you get assistance from a hotel-employee, taxi-driver or by-passer in case you are not feeling well.
Emergency Room or Tel Aviv Doctor?
Research shows that many E.R. patients could be seen and treated (faster) by a Family Doctor, GP, Primary Care Physician.
Vaping and E-Cigarettes – What We (Don’t) Know
The so-called ‘e-cigarette’ was designed to help smokers quit their deadly habit – but it has developed a life (and a fast growing market) of its own. Don’t be fooled: What was launched and promoted a few years ago as a pseudo-medical device called Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS) has turned into a lifestyle accessory. The market for vaping, the ‘smoking’ of electronic cigarettes, is expected to grow at a rate just shy of 20% per year, reaching a worth of almost $50 billion by 2025. Designated vaping stores pop up in cities, selling fashionable e-cigarettes and vaping liquid for...
What is Sepsis – Medical Background and Warning Signs
A comprehensive Tel Aviv Doctor blogpost about what Sepsis is. How you can recognise potential signs for Sepsis. Causes for Sepsis, people at risk and treatments.
Why You Need International Health Insurance Travelling To Israel
Have you heard the horror-story about the family having to re-mortgage their house, to pay for treatment and repatriation? – It’s a true story.
How To Remain Well in the Heat – Summer Heat Health Risks 3/3
Even with the best intentions, sometimes the heat can get the better of us. Here is a few tips by our doctors on remaining well in the heat.
Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke – Summer Heat Health Risks 2/3
What are Signs of Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke and Dehydration? Tel Aviv Doctor's health tips for travellers, expats and locals to enjoy the summer heat in Israel.
Watch Out For Dehydration – Summer Heat Health Risks 1/3
Though many people relish the heat, there are things to remember to stay healthy. Read up on Dehydration, Heat Exhaustion, Heat Stroke, and Tips on Remaining Well in the Heat.
Most Common STDs – If In Doubt, Get Yourself Tested
We handle many requests for STD tests. As Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) or Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are prevalent, also in Tel Aviv and Israel, despite a lot of people having at least some awareness of these problems.
Bamba and Peanut Allergy in Israel – What We (Don’t) Know
Peanut allergy is far less common in Israel than in countries such as the UK. Is it because of early exposure to Bamba peanut snacks? Here's the medical facts as of today.
Surviving Israel with a Sesame or Peanut Allergy
If you have either a sesame or peanut allergy and you live in or travel in Israel, life can be tricky. Consumption of these products is very high. Read up on some advice if you are allergic travelling Israel.
Fasting – Medical Tips & Recommendations
Health tipps to make the experience of fasting healthy, safe and marginally less trying.
Fasting – Effects On Our Body & Medical Facts
Medical facts and background about fasting, the effect on your body, what to expect and what to avoid. Tel Aviv Doctor Medical Blog.