UPDATE : Monday, August 10, 2020
Regulator explained why it banned stomach medicine ranitidine altogether
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety Thursday offered a briefing to pharmac...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-09-27 15:02
Ranitidine heartburn drugs banned due to carcinogen risk
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety has suspended the manufacturing and se...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-09-26 13:32
Korea, Uzbekistan speed up public health cooperation
Korea will accelerate cooperation with Uzbekistan in public health, initiat...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-09-25 15:26
Ministry to announce results of ranitidine testing for carcinogen
The government is likely to announce the results of the test on ranitidine ...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-09-25 14:46
Ministry advises smokers to stop using e-cigarettes
The Ministry of Health and Welfare has recommended smokers who use e-cigare...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-23 16:55
Sex-specific strategies needed to prevent dementia
Men and women have different cardiometabolic risk factors that could lower ...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-09-20 14:30
Korea unlikely to include hepatitis C test in state-backed health checkup
The government is unlikely to designate a hepatitis C antibody test as a he...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-09-18 15:50
Regulator delays decision on delisting Kolon TissueGene
The Korea Exchange said it has delayed its decision whether to delist Kolon...
by Jeong Sae-im  |  2019-09-18 14:27
Korea narrows pharmaceutical trade gap in 5 years
Korea's deficit in pharmaceuticals trade has been on the decline for th...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-18 11:38
Government allows new drugs to treat multidrug-resistant TB
The health authorities said they would amend tuberculosis (TB) treatment gu...
by Kim Eun-young  |  2019-09-17 16:28
Regulator finds no trace of carcinogen in GSK’s heartburn drug
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said that it has failed to find the tr...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-17 16:27
Regulator inspects heartburn drugs after US finds carcinogen
After U.S. health officials said they detected low levels of a potentially ...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2019-09-16 14:01
FDA warns against pneumonitis with CDK 4/6 inhibitor drugs for breast cancer
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration added a warning that the entire class...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-09-16 11:39
Number of antibiotic-resistant infections increase faster than 2018
The number of patients infected with Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriacea...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-12 07:23
KCDC pegs salted clam as culprit behind hepatitis A rise
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said that it ha...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-12 07:22
Korea sees a spike in depression, bipolar disorder
The number of depression and bipolar disorder patients is steadily increasi...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-11 15:16
Drug safety institute conducts APEC program
The Korea Institute of Drug Safety and Risk Management (KIDS) said that it ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-06 14:53
‘Government is doing best to relieve pain of atopic dermatitis patients’
The Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA) held a closed-doo...
by Kim Yun-mi  |  2019-09-05 11:48
Biohealth R&D budget up 16% next year
The government said it would make a public-private joint system to innovate...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2019-09-04 15:14
Health insurance agency invites officials from African countries
The National Health Insurance Service (NHIS) and the Korea Foundation for I...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2019-09-03 15:09
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