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Scientists Measure the Depth of Meditation

Scientists Measure the Depth of Meditation

SEOUL, Nov. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – A team of scientists from Dongguk University announced the use of a “tactile stimulation distribution apparatus” to measure levels of focus and concentration, a method which the team expects can be applied to diagnose diseases such as ADHD, depression, and Alzheimer’s.  The apparatus uses small vibration motors attached to [...]

Adult ADHD Patients to Benefit from Health Insurance Coverage

Adult ADHD Patients to Benefit from Health Insurance Coverage

SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Starting September 1, adult ADHD patients in Korea will be able to have their ADHD medication expenses partially covered by the national health insurance plan.  Attention deficiency hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, although largely perceived as a condition most prevalent in children and teenagers, is also becoming common among adults. [...]

If Your Kid is Suffering from ADHD, Try Horseback Riding

If Your Kid is Suffering from ADHD, Try Horseback Riding

SEOUL, South Korea, Dec 13 (Korea Bizwire) – According to a new research, the efficacy of horseback riding rehabilitation matches that of medications for children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), and is perhaps even stronger. The team led by professor Yu Sook Joung at Seoul Samsung Hospital’s Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinic held a [...]