An Israeli woman checks the Hamagen (shield) application, launched earlier this month by the health ministry

One app tells you if you’ve been in the vicinity of a coronavirus carrier and another aims to assess whether you have COVID-19 based on the sound of your voice.

In Israel, sometimes dubbed the “start-up nation” with nearly 10 percent of workers employed in , the coronavirus pandemic has seen a flurry of new technologies designed to contain transmission.

Start-Up Nation Central, an NGO, has compiled a directory of some 70 Israeli technology companies developing responses to the , which

Credit: CC0 Public Domain

When temperatures reach extremes of an average daily temperature of 109 degrees Fahrenheit (43 C), the number of deaths from cardiovascular disease may double or triple. Researchers note that these findings raise concerns that traditionally hot regions may be especially vulnerable to heat-related cardiovascular deaths, according to new research published today in Circulation, the flagship journal of the American Heart Association.

The highest on earth in the last 76 years, 129 degrees Fahrenheit, was recently recorded in Kuwait. Given the consistently high temperatures in Kuwait (average ambient temperature 82.2 degrees Fahrenheit), researchers examined the

Your fat burning, calorie torching, full body, 30-day home-workout challenge is here with celebrity PT Svava Sigbertsdottir aka The Viking Method. Are you ready? Let’s do this

You asked, we’ve delivered.

Welcome to our 30-day fat-burning home workout challenge.

For workout videos that will help you burn some serious fat, torch the calories and target your whole body in just ten minutes, look no further.

Celebrity personal trainer Svava Sigbertsdottir, creator of The Viking Method is about to take us all on a 30 day workout challenge journey that has been created with you and your busy lives in

If health and health are your obsession, take a look at the most recent movie star exercise trends, from yoga to pilates, and the whole lot in between. Physical health is a state of health and properly-being and, more specifically, the power to perform features of sports , occupations and day by day actions. We imagine that success begins by dwelling a balanced, healthy lifestyle by increased information of health and diet. Those embrace the rise of digital and social health; the accessibility of mindfulness and meditation; the steadily growing recognition of diets equivalent to Whole30, Paleo, and keto; and …

Credit: CC0 Public Domain

The global coronavirus death toll surged past 30,000 over the weekend as Europe and the United States endured their darkest days of the crisis.

A back-flip from US President Donald Trump on quarantining New York highlighted the panic and confusion across many parts of the world in trying to contain the pandemic, which has seen more than a third of humanity placed under unprecedented lockdowns.

More than 30,800 deaths had been reported worldwide by Sunday, according to a Johns Hopkins University tally, as the virus continued to leave a devastating imprint on nearly every aspect of

3D print of a spike protein of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19–in front of a 3D print of a SARS-CoV-2 virus particle. The spike protein (foreground) enables the virus to enter and infect human cells. On the virus model, the virus surface (blue) is covered with spike proteins (red) that enable the virus to enter and infect human cells. Credit: NIH

As Europe and the United States struggle to contain the coronavirus pandemic, aid groups warn that without measures millions could die in low-income countries and war zones such as Syria and Yemen, where hygiene conditions are already dire.