A longitudinal examination of the overlap between victimization and delinquency trajectories from a South Korean perspective - Lee Y, Kim J, Jennings WG.
[Abstract unavailable] Keywords: Juvenile justice Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Latest: S. Korea eases restrictions as virus cases drop
South Korea has reported its lowest daily virus tally in about a month as it began easing its tough social distancing rules in the greater Seoul area (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: Distancing rules to be eased in Seoul area
South Korea says it will ease social distancing rules in the densely populated Seoul metropolitan area following a declining number of new coronavirus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus: South Korea's Covid detectives
Contact tracers battle long hours and awkward conversations as they try to get suspected carriers to co-operate. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - September 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A spatial econometrics perspective on the characteristics of urban traffic accidents: focusing on elderly drivers' accidents in Seoul, South Korea - Lee J, Gim THT.
Due to the rapid ageing of the population, the number of traffic accidents involving elderly drivers has dramatically increased in Northeast Asia countries including South Korea. In order to ensure the mobility of elderly drivers and prevent the risk of ac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The Latest: South Korea stays in downward infection trend
South Korea’s daily count of new coronavirus cases is under 200 for a ninth straight day, continuing a downward trend in fresh infections for the country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Great Vaccine Race: Inside the Unprecedented Scramble to Immunize the World Against COVID-19
The cleverest of enemies thrive on surprise attacks. Viruses—and coronaviruses in particular—know this well. Remaining hidden in animal hosts for decades, they mutate steadily, sometimes serendipitously morphing into more effective and efficient infectious agents. When a strain with just the right combination of genetic codes that spell trouble for people makes the leap from animal to human, the ambush begins. Such was the case with SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus behind COVID-19, and the attack was mostly silent and insidious at first. Many people infected with SARS-CoV-2 remained oblivious as they served as the v...
Source: TIME: Health - September 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Magazine Source Type: news

The Latest: S Korea's coronavirus resurgence seems to slow
South Korea’s new coronavirus cases have stayed below 200 for an eighth straight day, suggesting the recent viral resurgence is slowing amid stringent social distancing rules (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Trends of accidental carbon monoxide poisoning in the Republic of Korea, 1951-2018 - Kim JH, Lim AY, Cheong HK.
This study estimated the time trend of the consumption of anthracite coal and the number of victi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

People who drink just ONE bottle of beer or a small wine each day are 25% more likely to be obese
Moderate drinking is often regarded as safe by health chiefs. But the latest study from South Korea suggests even this level of drinking can lead to obesity, high blood pressure or diabetes. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Covid-19 Outbreaks Test South Korea ’s Strategy
South Koreans have been proud of their government ’s handling of the virus. New outbreaks raise doubt. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Choe Sang-Hun Tags: Politics and Government Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) South Korea Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Moon Jae-in Source Type: news

How South Korea's Covid-19 Strategy is Being Tested by New Outbreaks
South Koreans have been proud of their government ’s handling of the virus. New outbreaks raise doubt. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Choe Sang-Hun Tags: Politics and Government Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) South Korea Coronavirus Risks and Safety Concerns Moon Jae-in Source Type: news

Decreasing incidence and mortality in traumatic brain injury in Korea, 2008-2017: a population-based longitudinal study - Kim HK, Leigh JH, Lee YS, Choi Y, Kim Y, Kim JE, Cho WS, Seo HG, Oh BM.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI), a global public health concern, may lead to death and major disability. While various short-term, small-sample, and cross-sectional studies on TBI have been conducted in South Korea, there is a lack of clarity on the nationwid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The Midwest Sees a Spike as Covid-19 Cases Decline Elsewhere
In nine U.S. states, case numbers are still rising or setting records. The virus is pummeling the economies of India and South Korea. Hong Kong began a Beijing-backed testing program. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Dementia large cost burden in South Korea, particularly for elderly women
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - September 1, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Factors influencing the use of health services by trauma patients according to insurance type and injury severity score in South Korea: based on Andersen's behavioral model - Kim H, Kim Y.
This study aims to understand the difference in trauma patients' use of health services in Korea according to insurance type and the Injury Severity Score. Andersen's behavioral model of health service use is employed to identify the factors influencing th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effect of myocardial injury on the clinical course of snake envenomation in South Korea - Moon JM, Koo YJ, Chun BJ, Park KH, Cho YS, Kim JC, Lee SD, Min YR, Park HS.
This study investigated the incidence, progression and clinical course of myocardial injury-related snake envenomation in South Korea. In addition, this study evaluated whether antivenom guidelines are appropriate to control envenomation in patien... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Asia Today: Seoul enforces limits on diners, shuts gyms
South Korea has reported 299 new cases of the coronavirus as officials placed limits on dining at restaurants and closed fitness centers and after-school academies in the greater capital area to slow the spread of the virus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: S. Korea sees 299 new cases as virus spikes
South Korea has reported 299 new cases of the coronavirus as officials placed limits on dining at restaurants and closed fitness centers and after-school academies in the greater capital area to slow the spread of the disease (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: Cases still rise in S.Korea, Malaysia stays shut
South Korea has reported 323 new coronavirus cases as health officials prepare to tighten distancing restrictions in the greater capital area (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: SKorea prepares for more restrictions in capital
South Korea has reported 323 new cases of the coronavirus, marking its 16th consecutive day of triple-digit daily jumps, as health officials prepare to tighten social distancing restrictions in the greater capital area (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Children's role in spread puzzles scientists
A study from South Korea gives among the clearest pictures yet of children as carriers of the virus. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - August 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kids can carry coronavirus in respiratory tract for weeks, study suggests
Children can carry coronavirus in their noses and throats for weeks even if they don't show any symptoms, which might explain how the virus can spread silently, researchers in South Korea reported Friday. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Friday
The South Korean government ramped up efforts to end a strike by thousands of the country's doctors on Friday, as Seoul took the unprecedented step of restricting eateries in the capital in a bid to blunt a surge in coronavirus cases. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Children without COVID-19 symptoms may spread the virus for up to THREE weeks, study finds
A new study from South Korea found, on average, coronavirus was detected in throats and noses of asymptomatic children for 14.1 days and in symptomatic children for 17.6 days. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asia Today: South Korea tightens distancing as cases mount
South Korea is tightening social distancing restrictions in the greater capital area, requiring restaurants to provide only deliveries and takeouts after 9 p.m. and shutting down gyms and after-school academies (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

South Korea puts force of law behind masks, quarantines, contact tracing
Facing a new surge in COVID-19 cases, South Korea threatens to prosecute people who evade quarantine, refuse to wear masks or lie to contact tracers. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Victoria Kim Source Type: news

One of South Korea's most reviled criminal defendants: A college student with COVID who lied to contact tracers
Facing a new surge in COVID-19 cases, South Korea threatens to prosecute people who evade quarantine, refuse to wear masks or lie to contact tracers. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Victoria Kim Source Type: news

Asia Today: South Korea mulls shorter hours for diners
South Korean officials are considering reducing working hours of restaurants and cafes as the country counted its 15th straight day of triple-digit jumps in coronavirus infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

S.Korea Orders Striking Doctors Back to Work Amid COVID Surge S.Korea Orders Striking Doctors Back to Work Amid COVID Surge
South Korea ordered doctors in the Seoul area to return to work on Wednesday as they began a three-day strike in protest of several government proposals.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - August 27, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Hospital Medicine News Source Type: news

S. Korea Orders Striking Doctors Back to Work Amid COVID Surge S. Korea Orders Striking Doctors Back to Work Amid COVID Surge
South Korea ordered doctors in the Seoul area to return to work on Wednesday as they began a three-day strike in protest of several government proposals.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - August 27, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

South Korean woman likely infected with COVID-19 after using an airplane toilet
According to the report, the 28-year-old woman only took off her mask when she went to use the airplane toilet, which was shared by other passengers, including an asymptomatic patient (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Asia Today: Virus surge makes S. Korean lockdown more likely
South Korea has reported its highest single-day total of new virus cases in months, making lockdown-like restrictions look inevitable as transmissions slip out of control (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: SKorea reports highest new virus total in months
South Korea has reported 441 new cases of the coronavirus, its highest single-day total in months, as fears grow that lockdown-like restrictions are becoming inevitable as transmissions slip out of control (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: SKorea orders doctors to stop strike amid crisis
Health officials in South Korea have ordered thousands of striking doctors to return to work as the country counted its 13th straight day of triple-digit jumps in coronavirus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: SKorea urges striking doctors to return to work
Health officials in South Korea have called on thousands of striking doctors to return to work as the country counted its 13th straight day of triple-digit daily jumps in coronavirus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: South Korea closes many schools again amid surge
South Korea is closing schools and returning to remote learning in the Seoul area as the country counted its 12th straight day of triple-digit daily increases in coronavirus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: SKorea closes schools in greater capital area
South Korea is closing schools and switching back to remote learning in the greater capital area as the country counted its 12th straight day of triple-digit daily increases in coronavirus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: South Korea sees 11th day of 3-digit increases
South Korea counted its 11th straight day of triple-digit daily jumps in coronavirus cases after social distancing restrictions were tightened nationwide (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Citizens' adherence to COVID-19 social distancing measures depends on government response
(University of Colorado Denver) CU Denver researcher and Business School associate professor Jiban Khuntia, PhD, found while social distancing is an effective preventative measure in the fight against COVID-19, there are significant variations being observed in how and why individuals follow the restrictions in South Korea, North American and Kuwait. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - August 24, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

The Latest: As virus spikes, S. Korea tightens restrictions
South Korea counted its 11th straight day of triple-digit daily jumps in coronavirus cases as officials tighten social distancing restrictions nationwide to combat what they describe as the biggest crisis since the emergence of COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: send children to school, UK PM urges; France sees highest cases since May
Trump gives blood plasma treatment green light;UK schools to reopen in September; Former Ukraine president in serious condition with Covid-19. Follow the latest updatesFrance sees highest cases since MayTrump authorises plasma treatment amid attacks on FDABoris Johnson moves to seize control of schools agenda after exams chaosGlobal report: India passes 3m cases as South Korea sees biggest surge since MarchSee all our coronavirus coverage1.09amBSTHelen Sullivan here. I ’ll be bringing you the latest news from around the world for the next while.As always, we welcome your questions, comments and news tips.You can send...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 24, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Helen Sullivan Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Science Infectious diseases UK news US news Australia news Microbiology Medical research Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Sunday
South Korea has added 397 new coronavirus cases, counting its 10th straight day of triple-digit increases, and Florida reported one of its lowest daily totals in two months. Here's a look at what else is going on around the world. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Aug. 23
South Korea has added 397 new coronavirus cases, counting its 10th straight day of triple-digit increases, and Florida reported one of its lowest daily totals in two months. Here's a look at what else is going on around the world. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

South Korea elevates distancing as virus nears spring levels
Churches were closed and professional baseball games were played in empty stadiums as South Korea stepped up measures nationwide to fight a resurgence in coronavirus cases that has raised concerns that the epidemic is getting out of control (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: S. Korea counts 397 new cases as virus rebounds
South Korea has added 397 new cases to its coronavirus caseload in a 10th day of triple-digit increases as the speed of viral spread nears the levels last seen during the worst of the outbreak in spring (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: South Korea sees steady rise in virus cases
China reports 12 new confirmed coronavirus cases and no additional deaths (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Asia Today: S. Korea imposes strict measures to stem spread
South Korea is banning large gatherings, shutting nightspots and churches and removing fans from professional sports in unprecedented restrictions as it battles the spread of the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Latest: S Korea orders nationwide pandemic restrictions
South Korea is banning large gatherings, shutting nightspots and churches and removing fans from professional sports nationwide in an attempt to slow a resurgence of coronavirus infections (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news