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  • Heart-to-heart effort boosts Israel’s image

    December 18, 2013 | 4:03 pm

    There are nearly 50 million people in the East African nation of Tanzania and only one pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon. That would be Dr. Godwin Godfrey, who owes his training to an Israel-based nonprofit, Save a Child’s Heart (SACH). 

    The doctor was in the Los Angeles area in...

  • Fixing broken hearts in Israel

    June 15, 2011 | 1:12 pm

    Just two days earlier but a world away, 8-year-old Salha Farjalla Khamis said goodbye to her parents and four siblings in her village on the African island of Zanzibar.

    Later, in a hospital in the Tel Aviv suburb of Holon, tears roll silently down her cheeks as she watches an...