UPDATE : Saturday, March 17, 2018
Poor diet among Koreans leading cause of chronic illnesses
The number of chronic illnesses such as cancer and cardiovascular disease h...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-15 18:45
Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital develops AI diagnosing pneumoconiosis
Professor Myung Jun-pyo plans to additionally apply the research team’s AI ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-15 17:50
Newborns died of Citrobacter sepsis: police
The cause of deaths of the four newborns at Ewha Womans University Hospital...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2018-01-12 14:50
Korean triplets born 2 months apart for 1st time, SNUH says
A 35-year-old Korean mother has given birth to triplets two months apart, t...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-11 17:06
Obstetrician in fetal death case not guilty
An obstetrics-gynecology clinic’s doctor, who received a jail term for an a...
by Choi Gwang-seok  |  2018-01-10 15:30
Korean researchers develop new photodynamic therapy for breast cancer
New Korean research presents a new strategy for breast cancer treatment tha...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-08 19:13
SMC performs over 300 hybrid atrial fibrillation ablation
The Samsung Medical Center's (SMC) cardiology department said Monday th...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-08 16:58
Gil Medical Center develops AI, robots, IoT wards 
Local medical institutions are trying out a variety of artificial intellige...
by Yang Geum-deok  |  2018-01-08 16:57
SNUH team develops new nanomaterial for thermal cancer therapy
The Seoul National University Hospital (SNUH) said Friday it has developed ...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-05 15:13
Statin therapy effective in only 28% of Korean high-cholesterol patients: study
A Korean study showed statin therapy, traditionally used to treat high chol...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-04 15:56
Hospitals under pressure to scrap joint guarantee for admissions
The time-honored practice of hospitals demanding a patient’s joint guarante...
by Song Soo-youn  |  2018-01-04 15:47
SNUBH reduces hospitalization period with ‘AMU’ system
The Seoul National University Bundang Hospital (SNUBH) said Thursday it has...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2018-01-04 11:37
Korean professor gets $800,000 from Merck for biomarker research
A professor at Konkuk University Medical Center will receive $800,000 in fu...
by Marian Chu  |  2018-01-03 10:49
Yonsei Cancer Center updates international guideline
A research team at Yonsei Cancer Center has recently revised the National C...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-27 17:51
Severance performs 1st heart pump transplant for child
Yonsei University’s Severance Hospital has successfully implanted a mechani...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-27 11:48
Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital performs over 7,000 bone marrow transplants
Seoul St. Mary's hospital's bone marrow transplantation (BMT) cente...
by Lee Han-soo  |  2017-12-26 14:28
‘Cataract surgery, most performed operation in Korea’
Cataract surgery is the most commonly performed surgery in Korea, with men ...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-21 15:14
Police raids health ministry, Gil hospital over bribery
The South Korean police on Wednesday raided the Ministry of Health and Welf...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-12-21 12:38
KCDC develops cheaper, efficient way to predict Alzheimer’s
Doctors can now predict Alzheimer’s for patients with mild cognitive impair...
by Marian Chu  |  2017-12-20 12:48
Identical DNA sequencing found in bacteria in dead newborns
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it foun...
by Kwak Sung-sun  |  2017-12-20 11:30
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