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Stomach Removal Increases Dementia Risk for Cancer Patients

Stomach Removal Increases Dementia Risk for Cancer Patients

SEOUL, Nov. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent study has shown that if the stomach is surgically removed due to stomach cancer, the risk of developing dementia increases. A research team from Samsung Medical Center and Seoul National University made the announcement after comparing patients who underwent stomach cancer surgery between 2007 and 2012 with [...]

Mongolia to Adopt South Korean Approach to Treatment of Stomach Cancer

Mongolia to Adopt South Korean Approach to Treatment of Stomach Cancer

  SEOUL, Mar. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korean Gastric Cancer Association (KGCA) is helping Mongolia fight cancer through business agreements that will see advanced medical technology applied in the country with the second highest rate of gastric cancer in the world. The KGCA will continue its efforts to spread awareness and help teach medical [...]

Makgeolli Can Reduce Risk of Stomach Cancer

Makgeolli Can Reduce Risk of Stomach Cancer

SEOUL, March 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Korean traditional rice wine, or makgeolli, contains a material believed to be effective in slowing the growth of stomach cancer cells, a study showed Monday. The Korea Food Research Institute (KFRI) said in a recent study that it discovered that makgeolli curbs the proliferation of stomach cancer tumors when [...]