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10 pct of Female Participants Become Pregnant After Korean Medicinal Treatment

10 pct of Female Participants Become Pregnant After Korean Medicinal Treatment

SUWON, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Doctors from the Gyeonggi Korean Medicine Association had a 10 percent success rate last year with a special treatment program for women who were struggling to conceive. According to the association, 270 women were provided with Korean medicine treatments such as liquid medicine, acupuncture, and moxibustion. The association was [...]

S. Korea’s Jecheon to Host Int’l Expo on Korean Medicine, Biotech Industry in Sept.

S. Korea’s Jecheon to Host Int’l Expo on Korean Medicine, Biotech Industry in Sept.

JECHEON, Aug. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — The city of Jecheon, central South Korea, will play host to an international exhibition focused on the Korean medicine and biotech industry in September in a bid to develop the Korean herbal medicine-based biotech industry into a future growth engine, organizers said Thursday. The upcoming World Korean Medicine-Bio Industry [...]

South Korean Research Team to Develop AI Diagnosis System for Oriental Medicine

South Korean Research Team to Develop AI Diagnosis System for Oriental Medicine

SEOUL, Jul. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — As artificial intelligence-based medical diagnosis systems such as IBM’s Watson for Oncology are being increasingly adopted in the medical industry, a South Korean research team has announced plans to develop its own diagnosis system for Oriental medicine. The research team, led by professor of Korean Medicine Kwon Yeong-gyu at Pusan [...]

Medical Community Questions Credibility of Oriental Medicine after 27-Month-Old Suffers Complete Hair Loss

Medical Community Questions Credibility of Oriental Medicine after 27-Month-Old Suffers Complete Hair Loss

SEOUL, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea’s continued use of oriental medicine has been a controversial subject for quite some time, particularly with certain western, or modern, medical science communities discrediting their traditional medical counterparts over the reliability of their treatments.  The debate became heated again after a 27-month-old suffered complete hair loss, including eyebrows, supposedly [...]