UPDATE : Monday, June 24, 2019
[Special] Hepatitis B overlooked by TB issues in N. Korea
A beginning of inter-Korean exchanges opens a possibility of germs freely t...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2018-07-13 16:17
[Special] How two Koreas can fight TB together
South Korea has the highest incidence rate of tuberculosis (TB) among membe...
by Lee Min-ju  |  2018-07-12 16:09
[News scene] Doctors urge to stop violence in medical institutions
More than 400 physicians rallied on the street in central Seoul over the we...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2018-07-09 15:23
[Startups to Watch]‘3billion to make rare disease screening accessible for all’
The human DNA consists of about 3 billion bases – one mutation could ...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-09 13:53
[Special] New drug candidate secretly prescribed in Oriental medicine
There is a problem existing only in Korea due to the nation’s dual medical ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-07-06 14:55
Korean transgenders not getting proper medical treatment
Salim Health Cooperation in Gusan-dong, northwestern Seoul, has both an all...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-07-02 17:22
[Startups to Watch] ‘Surgical Mind to revolutionize microsurgery training with VR software’
“If DaVinci stands for surgical robots, Surgical Mind will represent virtua...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-07-02 17:03
What is S. Korean healthcare like for defectors from North?
The ongoing rapprochement between the two Koreas is raising public interest...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-06-14 10:58
[Doctors with Patents] SNUH professor pursues stem cell research for real-life therapies
Professor Kim Hyo-soo is known for his work in both basic and clinical rese...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-05-22 15:35
[Interview with foreign envoys] ‘Australia ready to utilize its world-class medical technology in cooperating with Korea’
Australian Ambassador James Choi discusses bilateral partnerships between K...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-05-22 15:34
Big Data and AI in present and future healthcare
With interests in AI and Big Data related to healthcare sky-rocketing, it i...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-05-14 14:57
‘Pyongyang naengmyeon’ becomes hot diet dish following summit
“Pyongyang naengmyeon,” a dish of cold noodles, has become one of the “hott...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-05-04 18:15
[Interview with foreign envoys] ‘Medical investment in Pakistan full of opportunities’
Pakistan has been a long partner in Korea’s medical field since Korea and P...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-05-01 07:47
[Doctors with Patents] ‘Convergence needed to bolster Korean biomedical competitiveness’
Song Si-young, dean of Yonsei University College of Medicine, physician, an...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-05-01 07:46
Historic inter-Korean summit draws speculations about Kim Jong-un’s health
A historic summit between South and North Korea occurred as the two leaders...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-27 18:46
What is appropriate obesity standard for Koreans?
Korea is struggling to set a body mass index (BMI) standard for obesity as ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-04-27 15:18
[Interview with foreign envoys]‘France ready to work closely with Korea for healthcare’
Since he took the post in 2015, French Ambassador to Korea Fabien Penone ha...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-23 16:01
[Interview with foreign envoys] ‘Nepal-Korea medical synergy infinite’
Nepal has had a long-standing relationship with Korea since the two countri...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-04-17 11:11
‘Telehealth to virtualize healthcare like online banking did for finance’
Telehealth, often used interchangeably with telemedicine, refers to healthc...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-16 12:51
Massage industry booms in nation of overwork
More and more Koreans are getting massages either at home or shops, in a co...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-16 11:02
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