UPDATE : Tuesday, September 17, 2019
Korea in moves to curb involuntary psychiatric admissions
“Three years ago, when I visited Australia to talk with experts about menta...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-28 17:49
Science ministry misuses R&D budget for nurturing financial experts
The Ministry of Science and ICT has been found to have misused the R&D budg...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-28 14:30
Health ministry, KCDC to evaluate nation’s health security
The Ministry of Health and Welfare and the Korea Centers for Disease Contro...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-28 11:27
Health ministry makes separate team to push ‘Moon care’
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) created a separate task force to ...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-25 17:20
Regulators tell 68 firms to revalidate inflammation therapies’ efficacy
Sixty-eight inflammatory diseases therapies that failed to prove effectiven...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-08-24 18:13
Supervising agency in hot water by taking up profitable projects
Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI), whose duty is to manag...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-24 18:09
Joint crackdown on online suicide communities proves useful
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said Thursday it has ferreted out 12,108...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-24 16:05
Government to create more jobs in healthcare sector
The government is set to create more jobs as pledged by President Moon Jae-...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 18:29
Birthrate falls 12% to hit record low
The number of births fell to 28,900 in June, marking an all-time low since ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 16:53
Parents to pay 5% of children’s hospitalization costs from October
Starting Oct. 1, parents with children aged 15 or younger will have only to...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-23 16:52
Civic groups oppose wrist-slapping drugmakers’ kickbacks
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) is moving to punish pharmaceutica...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2017-08-23 15:16
Regulators add sleep disorder to Tamiflu’s side effects
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Wednesday that it has added sleep...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-23 12:53
Vaccine agency to cooperate with Indian government
The International Vaccine Institute (IVI) has signed a memorandum of unders...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-08-22 15:27
Ministry calls for gender equality in clinical trials
The Ministry of Gender Equality and Family여성가족부 said Friday it would streng...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-22 11:07
Dong-A Socio to supply contraceptives to Vietnam
The Dong-A Socio Group said it would step up efforts to penetrate the Vietn...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-08-18 16:25
‘Moon care’ to increase demand for healthcare goods, services
President Moon Jae-in’s recent pledge to cover all treatments will increase...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-18 15:33
‘Revision of KORUS FTA has little impact on healthcare sector’
With the U.S. Trade Representative having proposed talks with the Korean go...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-18 11:45
FDA helps developers detect Zika virus infection
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Thursday it would provide human ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-08-18 10:41
Project to send Korean hospitals abroad shows ‘zero’ progress
The government’s project to support Korean medical institutions’ advances a...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-08-17 19:54
Ministry to focus on stable supply of essential drugs
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) will create a basis for the sta...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-08-17 13:56
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