UPDATE : Friday, June 5, 2020
Value assessment on anticancer drugs hotly discussed
Experts are raising the need to establish tools to calculate the value of n...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-10-24 13:46
Government strongly recommends against using liquid e-cigarettes
The Ministry of Health and Welfare strongly advised the public to stop usin...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-10-23 15:47
'Korea needs to designate birth control pills as over-the-counter drugs'
A Health Insurance Review & Assessment Service report has shown that hospit...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-22 19:43
‘Korea’s ultra-low birthrate needs state of emergency declaration’
A lawmaker criticized the government’s naïve response to the nation’s ...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2019-10-21 15:29
‘Government says one thing, does another on bio-health industry promotion’
President Moon Jae-in has pledged to foster the bio-health industry as a ma...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-21 11:38
Korea still has highest TB incidence, mortality in OECD
Despite the government’s anti-tuberculosis efforts, Korea still suffered th...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-10-18 14:31
Regulator cautions investors against betting on biotech shares
The Financial Services Commission (FSC) issued a warning on retail investor...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-10-18 11:09
Korea brings up Fukushima’s radioactive water disposal issue at WHO
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said that it conveyed the Korean governm...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-15 12:54
First lung disease reported here with suspected ties to vaping
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said that it ha...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-14 18:01
Drug regulator to hire 87 more reviewers next year
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it would add 87 staff for the rev...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-10-11 16:35
‘Direct-to-consumer genetic testing needs preparation’
The government has decided to deregulate direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic t...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-10-11 15:12
Korea to serve as WHO's executive country
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said that Korea would serve as a member ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-10 11:31
Korea, Latin America speed up expanding cooperation in healthcare
The Ministry of Health and Welfare plans to expand cooperation between Kore...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-08 18:04
Korea, Peru compare notes on telemedicine
Government and industry officials from Korea and Peru gathered for the 5th ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-08 15:20
Propofol abuse, addiction increasing at alarming rate
A Ministry of Food and Drug Safety report has shown that more than 160,000 ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-07 17:56
Civic group protests regulator’s inaction over insulin pumps FDA recalled
A civic group supporting diabetic patients said it would hold a rally to pr...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-10-07 16:10
Regulator under fire for neglecting reported side effects of Invossa
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety has come under criticism for doing lit...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-04 14:59
Foreign patients visiting Korea rise by 17.8% in 2018
The number of foreigners getting medical treatment in Korea increased last ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-02 17:50
Authorities to test drugs of ranitidine family for carcinogen risk
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it might test all stomach medicin...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-10-02 14:51
Regulator raids cell therapy makers too often to little avail
In the wake of the recall of cell gene therapy Invossa-K, the Ministry of F...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-10-02 11:23
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