Israel has become one of the world’s leaders in the consumption of narcotic pain


A new study by the Taub Center shows that the rate of consumption of opioids (prescription narcotic pain medication) in...

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  • Taub Center Staff

Are We Nearing an Opioid Epidemic in Israel?


Executive Summary A new study by the Taub Center authored by Prof. Nadav Davidovitch, Dr. Yannai Kranzler, and Oren Miron...

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Is there an increase in the number of cancer patients in Israel?


In recognition of World Cancer Day, the Taub Center is publishing a new study: "Trends and Gaps in Morbidity and...

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The COVID-19 Pandemic: The Case Fatality Rate


Executive Summary This study, conducted by Kyrill Shraberman, examined the differences between countries in their COVID-related mortality rates out of...

The Healthcare System in Israel: An Overview


Executive Summary The relative decline in COVID-19 in 2022 and its being regarded as part of the “new normal” has...

An Examination of the Cost Update Mechanism for the Healthcare Services Basket Between 1995 and 2020


The English version will be available soon. The research in Hebrew is available here...

Life Expectancy in Israel in 2021: On the Rise Again?


The Covid-19 pandemic halted the upward trend in life expectancy that has prevailed over the last three decades. Instead of...