UPDATE : Thursday, August 13, 2020
‘Korea is lagging behind China in healthcare’
“In the healthcare sector, Korea is lagging behind China.”Julien Samson, ch...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2019-12-02 15:26
Asian nurses support enacting nursing law in Korea
Nurses in Asia have joined forces with Korean Nurses Association to demand ...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-11-28 15:38
Regulator’s re-evaluation of cognitive enhancer to take time
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety has begun reassessing the efficacy of ...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-27 12:07
Drugmakers obliged to conduct impurity tests and report results
Pharmaceutical companies in Korea will have to conduct a test for any impur...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-25 16:09
Korea, Singapore to cooperate on GMP in pharmaceuticals
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it has signed an agreement with i...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-25 14:49
‘Korea's vaccine industry needs to grow to secure self-sufficiency’
“If the domestic vaccine industry becomes advanced enough, we will have vac...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-25 11:55
Regulator bans 13 nizatidine drugs over carcinogenic risk
The drug regulator said it has suspended the manufacturing, sale, and presc...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-22 15:32
Koreans put healthcare quality ahead of broader insurance coverage
The Moon Jae-in administration has expanded the national health insurance c...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2019-11-22 12:44
Regulator detects NDMA also in nizatidine drugs
Following an industry-wide recall of ranitidine-containing medications due ...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-11-21 10:53
‘Doctors should change negative perception of obese patients’
Doctors need to change their negative perception of obese patients, as such...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-11-20 18:39
‘New law needed to curb rising chronic kidney disease’
A lawmaker and physicians have voiced for enacting new legislation to conta...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-11-19 11:45
Korea, ASEAN to expand cooperation in pharmaceutical sector
Korea will strengthen cooperation with the member countries of the Associat...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-11-18 16:52
World Diabetes Day event raises public awareness of disease
It was 20 years ago that Jang, a career soldier, was first diagnosed with t...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-11-13 15:53
‘We should handle personal medical data like Apple does’
As the integration of artificial intelligence and big data became a critica...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2019-11-12 11:43
Seniors account for 41% of total medical expense
The nation’s total medical cost covered by national health insurance went u...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-11-07 15:16
‘Self-regulatory medical organ should protect people, not doctors’
(From left, Nancy Whitmore, CEO of College of Physicians and Surgeons of On...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2019-11-05 12:46
Regulator to do quality test on botulinum toxin products
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it would conduct a quality evalua...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-10-31 14:24
Scope of AI-based medical devices expanded for licensing review
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it would expand the scope of arti...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-10-30 16:03
Regulator reaffirms impropriety of taking dog vermicide to treat cancer
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety and the Korean Cancer Association (KCA...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-10-28 15:35
Korea’s growing reliance on China for raw material drugs worrisome
Korea is likely to depend more on imported raw material drugs because of th...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-10-28 11:47
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