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4 in 10 S. Koreans Shun Emergency Medical Treatment Due to COVID-19

4 in 10 S. Koreans Shun Emergency Medical Treatment Due to COVID-19

SEOUL, Feb. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Almost half of all adults in South Korea have failed to receive appropriate emergency medical treatment following the coronavirus outbreak. Seoul National University Hospital conducted a survey of 2,097 South Korean men and women, 39.6 percent of whom said they chose not to undergo proper emergency medical treatment following [...]

Seoul City’s Public Bicycles Gain Popularity in Times of Massive COVID-19 Outbreaks

Seoul City’s Public Bicycles Gain Popularity in Times of Massive COVID-19 Outbreaks

SEOUL, Jan. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The increase in the number of coronavirus patients in the country last year resulted in more people riding Seoul’s public bicycles. Seoul reported a 24.3 percent increase in the number of customers using “Ttaereungyi,” the city government’s public bicycle service last year compared to the year before. The monthly [...]