As the sole survivor among the Italian medical volunteers who sailed to Korea following the war’s 1950 outbreak, Gianni Riboldi still carries painful memories of his time here. “Between Seoul and the hospital I saw despair, misery and refugees who...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un strongly reprimanded subordinates for “serious problems” in construction projects, ordering all officials responsible be sacked and replaced, state media reported Tuesday.
Seoul will get a new public rehab hospital specializing in treating people with disabilities, Mayor Park Won-soon announced Monday.
U.S. biotechnology company Inovio will embark on Korea’s first clinical trials for a Covid-19 vaccine candidate, this month at earliest.
It’s one thing to be married to a singer and another to actually try to release music oneself, says actor Cho Jung-seok who played a doctor and musician in the recently concluded first season of the tvN and Netflix series “Hospital Playlist"...
As Daegu barely reports any new Covid-19 cases, Keimyung University Daegu Dongsan Hospital will reopen for non-Covid-19 patients on June 15 after spending nearly 100 days solely treating patients of the deadly virus.
Lee Jeong-hwan returned to Korea from Istanbul on April 4. The next day he was hospitalized with the coronavirus. He said it was brutal. For 10 days, he was racked by severe pain and believes he was close to death, high-fiving Korea's angel of death.
While various antiviral drugs are being tested for Covid-19 treatment, remdesivir has become the first scientifically proven effective treatment for the new coronavirus.
Two clusters of coronavirus infections linked to nightclubs in Itaewon-dong, central Seoul and Samsung Medical Center (SMC) in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, both grew over the weekend as health officials continue contact tracing.
A Covid-19 hot spot at Samsung Medical Center in Gangnam District, southern Seoul, appears to be under control after four nurses tested positive earlier this week, but the cluster of infections that began in nightclubs in Itaewon continues to grow.