UPDATE : Friday, May 29, 2020
‘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
[Doctors with Patents] Renowned eye doctor stresses need for basic research
Dr. Joo Choun-ki loves taking calculated risks. Professor Joo C...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-11 11:46
[Interview with foreign envoys]Precision medicine to be way forward
Ambassador Marco della Seta Marco della Seta, the Ambassador of Italy to ...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-04-09 11:30
[Contribution] I, too, could have been a murderer that day
When I heard four newborns at the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at Ew...
by Korea Biomedical Review  |  2018-04-06 15:32
[Feature] Peer support helps mental patients recover
A local mental hospital has adopted a training program to nurture “peer sup...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2018-04-02 15:11
Medical equipment makers feel threatened by ‘Mooncare’
There is a growing concern in the Korean medical device industry that the g...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2018-03-27 16:39
Cryonics – still between science and science fiction
Walking over to the law office of Oh & Son through the bustling streets of ...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-03-23 11:57
2 professors in legal battle over textbook authorship
Ahn Hee-chang, a plastic surgery professor at Hanyang University Hospital, ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-03-22 14:56
Why is biopharmaceutical outlook rosy, despite bubble concern?
Celltrion Inc. and SillaJen are two representative pharmaceutical companies...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2018-03-21 16:04
Will restructuring wind sweep the domestic pharmaceutical industry?
“Korean pharmaceutical industry is in need of a restructuring, including a ...
by Park Gi-taek  |  2018-03-16 18:29
How to create ‘Medical Korea’ --making Korea the global destination for high quality medical care
The global medical tourism market, which stood at $51.7 billion in 2015, is...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2018-03-16 16:33
Big-5 hospitals dominate patient care
Korea has five largest hospitals, called the “Big Five,” which dominate pat...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-03-14 11:23
Excessive hospital beds in Korea hurt healthcare quality
Too many hospital beds in Korea are making it difficult for medical workers...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-03-13 09:19
Is Korea short of physicians?
Whether Korea is suffering a shortage of physicians is one of the oldest is...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-03-12 10:42
GV1001 aims to expand treatment from pancreatic cancer to Alzheimer’s disease
GV1001, developed by GemVax & KAEL, one of Korea’s emerging biotechnology c...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-03-08 10:44
Art exhibition blending mental illness and art to open near Hongdae
An art exhibition that showcases “art of the mentally ill” and the history ...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-02-26 14:40
‘We will come to the rescue of abuse victims’
The Korean medical community is notorious for having a strict hierarchy and...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-02-20 15:05
Female physicians join ‘Me Too’ campaign to fight sexual abuse
After a female prosecutor opened up about her experience of sexual harassme...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-02-02 09:24
Young Koreans suffer ‘Bitcoin blues’ in smashed get-rich-quick dream
“One of the senior managers at my company invested 100 million won ($93,545...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-02-01 10:38
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