Archives for April 2012

New Scoliosis Solution Hails From Israel

A medical device from Israel will allow for less invasive, cheaper and more effective correction of severe spinal curvature. No matter how many times their parents may tell them to "stand up straight," thousands of teens with a severe form of the spinal curvature called scoliosis can't do so without costly six-hour surgery - and even then, the deformity may not be perfectly … [Read more...]

From Potty to Paper – Israeli Technology at Work Saves

An Israeli technology is finding a way to produce clean paper products from every flush of the toilet. Will the revolutionary idea fly with consumers? It will probably take a certain market approach and finesse to get people to accept, let alone truly appreciate, recycled toilet paper. But Refael Aharon, the CEO and founder of Applied Clean Tech, is convinced that his … [Read more...]