UPDATE : Thursday, March 22, 2018
7 terminally ill patients die under ‘Well-Dying Law’
The Ministry of Health and Welfare said Tuesday that seven terminally-ill p...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-11-28 16:28
Seoul to get rid of plastic surgery ads in subways by 2022
The Seoul Metro said Monday it would get rid of plastic surgery advertiseme...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-11-27 17:28
Government pushes ‘automatic claims’ for medical indemnity
The government said it would push to help Koreans automatically file their ...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-11-24 14:18
Government to strictly deal with abuses against medical workers
With continued reports of human rights violations against trainee physician...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-11-23 10:00
Korea medically prepared for 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics
Health officials related to the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics demonstrat...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-11-22 17:06
‘Mooncare’s success hinges on cutting overuse of healthcare’
Finance has been at the center of debates over the President Moon Jae-in’s ...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2017-11-22 15:48
'Korean disaster mental health support' guideline developed
The Kyung Hee Medical Center research team has developed a "guideline for s...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-11-22 15:12
New drug re-evaluation requires global sales, approval reports
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Tuesday pharmaceutical companies ...
by Lee Hye-seon  |  2017-11-22 11:07
8 patients get early diagnosis of lung cancer in pilot checkup program
The government’s pilot program to screen lung cancer has found eight people...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-11-21 16:11
KIST, KOICA to establish Vietnam-Korea Institute of Science and Technology
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) and Korea International Co...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-11-21 11:10
Seoul considers supplying antiparasitic drugs to N. Korea
Minister of Health and Welfare Park Neung-hoo said Monday the government is...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-11-20 16:54
Ministry to revise regulation on powdered medical gloves
The Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said it plans to revise its regulation...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-11-20 15:18
Prostate cancer white paper in Asia-Pacific region published
The Prostate Cancer Patient Association said Monday it has published a whit...
by Constance Williams  |  2017-11-20 11:58
JW, Korea Otsuka, Hanlim picked as innovative drugmakers
The government selected JW Pharmaceutical, Korea Otsuka Pharmaceutical, and...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-11-17 14:53
Health ministry shows off results of industrial support
The Ministry of Health and Welfare demonstrates the achievements made by do...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-11-16 19:01
New US guideline adds 6.5 million to Korean hypertension patients
As the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology re...
by Nam Doo-hyun  |  2017-11-16 14:38
Surging dialysis patients need state management
The number of dialysis patients has been surging with population aging, as ...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2017-11-15 15:41
Government outlines new steps for children with type 1 diabetes
The government has announced new protective measures for children and teens...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-11-14 10:41
Korea's suicide rate 2.4-times higher than OECD average: report
Korea is now second only to Lithuania when it comes to suicide rates, break...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-11-13 17:49
Korea needs to improve chronic disease management
Even though the level of healthcare has improved in Korea, the nation’s chr...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-11-13 15:45
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