North Korea fires third ballistic missile ahead of VP Harris arrival in Seoul
North Korea fired a third ballistic missile into the sea ahead of Vice President Kamala Harris' trip to Seoul. The U.S. is conducting military exercises with South Korea. #seoulnorthkorea #harris #seoul #arrival #militaryexercises #sea #northkorea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deadly Smoke: Feeding Children Kills Cafeteria Staff
Soo Hyoun Lim's classmate doing a campaign inside the Yongsan International School’s cafeteria with the poster.By Soo Hyoun Lim and Hyeonuk HwangSeoul, Sep 28 2022 (IPS) During my summer break this year, I read a news article about five school cafeteria workers who had died of lung cancer. Due to these incidents, a union of cafeteria workers, wearing their aprons and holding their lunch trays, held a protest in front of the President’s office on a scorching summer day. And it made us think about the devastating working conditions for the school lunch employees. Isn’t it so disheartening that we eat our school lunch a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 28, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Soo Hyoun Lim - Hyeonuk Hwang Tags: Asia-Pacific Education Health TerraViva United Nations Youth Thought Leaders IPS UN Bureau IPS UN Bureau Report Source Type: news

Mortality of patients with hospital-onset sepsis in hospitals with all-day and non-all-day rapid response teams: a prospective nationwide multicenter cohort study
Conclusions: In comparison with non-all-day RRTs, the availability of all-day RRTs was associated with reduced in-hospital mortality among patients with hospital-onset sepsis. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The church linked to Abe ’s killing, Japan’s political turmoil
Controversy erupts after assassin blames Shinzo Abe’s killing on his ties to a ‘predatory South Korean religious cult’. #shinzoabe #southkorean #assassin (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The role of low self-control and risky lifestyles in criminal victimization: a study of adolescents in South Korea - Kwak H, Kim EK.
In this study, we examine the links between low self-control, risky lifestyles, and victimization. Specifically, we explore a full mediation model to test whether risky lifestyles (unstructured activity, association with deviant peers, and delinquency) acc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Factors affecting social isolation among the young adults in South Korea: a cross-sectional analysis - Lee SB, Shin Y, Jeon Y, Kim S.
This study investigated the issue of social isolation by examining multidimensional factors that affect social isolation and evalu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between sedentary behavior and depression among South Korean adolescents - Kim J, Kim H, Jang SI, Park EC.
BACKGROUND: The symptoms and outcomes of depressed mood are considered severe social issues among Korean adolescents. However, it is difficult to detect depressed mood and evaluate the factors associated with suicide among such individuals. Identifying the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

North Korea fires second ballistic missile into sea ahead of VP Harris visit to Seoul
North Korea has fired two ballistic missiles into the sea this weekend. The launches come days before joint drills between the U.S. and South Korean militaries. #seoulnorthkorea #southkorean #militaries #northkorea #drills (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

North Korea fires ballistic missile into waters off east coast of Korean peninsula
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile into the waters off the east coast of the Korean peninsula, according to officials in both South Korea and Japan. #northkorea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

North Korea fires suspected ballistic missile into sea
It came after a US military ship arrived in South Korea, and before a visit by the US vice president. #northkorea (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of U.S. VP Harris visit
The launch also comes ahead of planned military drills by South Korean and U.S. forces involving an aircraft carrier. #militarydrills #northkorea #southkorean (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disaster vulnerability and resilience of foreigners in South Korea - Zhang K, Lee JAE.
The purpose of this study is to assess the level of disaster vulnerability of foreigners in Korea and identify the relationship between economic support, educational support, disaster resource support, information support, psychological support and disaste... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

South Korean president caught insulting US lawmakers after Biden meet
South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol was caught calling U.S. lawmakers “idiots” if they do not approve global health funding, according to multiple reports. #yoonsukyeol #idiots #southkorean (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

iSyncWave EEG Scanner Receives FDA 510k Clearance
SEOUL, South Korea, Sept. 23, 2022 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- iMediSync announced that iSyncWave, the company's medical device EEG scanner, has been granted 510k clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on August 10th. ... Devices, Neurology, FDA iMediSync, iSyncWave, EEG Scanner, Electroencephalogram (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - September 23, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Mortality of patients with hospital-onset sepsis in hospitals with all-day and non-all-day rapid response teams: a prospective nationwide multicenter cohort study
Conclusions: In comparison with non-all-day RRTs, the availability of all-day RRTs was associated with reduced in-hospital mortality among patients with hospital-onset sepsis. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news