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Seoul Opens Korea’s First Emotional Labor Protection Agency

Seoul Opens Korea’s First Emotional Labor Protection Agency

SEOUL, Oct. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Seoul plans to open the Center for Protection of Rights of Emotional Workers on October 16 near Anguk station to collect complaints and run therapeutic programs for emotional workers. Emotional labor refers to a type of work that involves engaging with customers without revealing one’s feelings. Call center employees, [...]

Clinical Data Demonstrates Significantly Increased Cure Rates Using Resistance Guided Therapy for Treating the STI Superbug M. Genitalium

Clinical Data Demonstrates Significantly Increased Cure Rates Using Resistance Guided Therapy for Treating the STI Superbug M. Genitalium

SYDNEY, Australia, Jun. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — SpeeDx Pty. Ltd. today announced clinical data contained in a new study published in the June 2018 issue of Clinical Infectious Diseases1 [ link] supports the use of Resistance Guided Therapy for more effective treatment of Mycoplasma genitalium infections. Using the SpeeDx ResistancePlus® MG test, the authors recorded [...]

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and TRIUMF to Host 11th Targeted-Alpha-Therapy Symposium

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and TRIUMF to Host 11th Targeted-Alpha-Therapy Symposium

CHALK RIVER, Ontario and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, and TRIUMF, one of the world’s leading particle accelerator centres, jointly announced today that they are partnering to co-host the 11th Targeted-Alpha-Therapy Symposium (TAT11) to be held from April 1 – 5, [...]

Cancer Patients Fight Depression with Gardening

Cancer Patients Fight Depression with Gardening

SEOUL, June 9 (Korea Bizwire) – A recent study showed that gardening activities such as transplanting herb plants and making grass dolls can help cancer patients fight depression. Serotonin, also known as the ‘happy hormone’, is released in the brain when patients are involved in horticultural activities. A horticultural therapy program developed by the Rural Development [...]

Families of Those Who Attempt Suicide also at Risk

Families of Those Who Attempt Suicide also at Risk

SEOUL, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) – People who have a family member with a history of attempting suicide may be more vulnerable to committing suicide themselves, a study said Wednesday, adding that therapy for suicide prevention should be offered to the entire family. According to the latest study conducted by medical experts at Yonsei University, people [...]

Triple Amputation From Flesh-Eating Disease in the United Kingdom Highlights Importance of NovaBay’s NeutroPhase Wound Cleanser

Triple Amputation From Flesh-Eating Disease in the United Kingdom Highlights Importance of NovaBay’s NeutroPhase Wound Cleanser

EMERYVILLE, Calif, Mar 31, 2014 (Korea Bizwire) - NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT:NBY). The Daily Mirror, a  British newspaper, recently reported  the tragic story of a father who lost both legs, an arm and half of  his face to deadly flesh-eating bacteria. Alex Lewis, 34, went to bed  with what he thought was a common [...]