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Patients with Diabetes for Longer Duration Have a Higher Risk of Parkinson’s Disease

Patients with Diabetes for Longer Duration Have a Higher Risk of Parkinson’s Disease

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent study has shown that the people with diabetes for longer periods of time have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. Rhee Sang-youl, a professor at Kyung Hee University Hospital, revealed on Thursday that this fact was confirmed after analyzing the correlation between the duration of diabetes [...]

AI Model Predicts Possibility of Patients Suffering from Falls or Bedsores in Real Time

AI Model Predicts Possibility of Patients Suffering from Falls or Bedsores in Real Time

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — A new artificial intelligence (AI) model has been developed using big data to predict the possibility of patients suffering from falls or bedsores on a real-time basis. The Hallym University Medical Center announced on Tuesday that it had developed a new AI model that can predict the possibility of [...]

Tests on 1,440 People Find Only 1 Has Coronavirus Antibodies in S. Korea

Tests on 1,440 People Find Only 1 Has Coronavirus Antibodies in S. Korea

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – Only one out of 1,440 people has antibodies for the new coronavirus in South Korea, a second round of antibody tests in the country showed Monday, reinforcing the notion that the nation’s aggressive containment efforts might have curbed the prevalence of the virus. The result also indicated that herd immunity, [...]

Google Pledges US$500,000 for Virus Self-checkup Site Developed by S. Korea’s Military

Google Pledges US$500,000 for Virus Self-checkup Site Developed by S. Korea’s Military

SEOUL, Sept. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — Google has pledged US$500,000 to help expand a coronavirus self-diagnosis website developed by the South Korean military’s Medical Command in cooperation with government and private experts, officials said Friday. The COVID-19 checkup site helps users decide whether to visit hospitals depending on the symptoms they experience, according to the [...]