The DPRK government is paying special attention to ensuring women’s reproductive health and rights.
Koreans have used locally available resources in their dietary life and health treatments since ancient times. One of them plentiful in Korea is wormwood.
Doctor Ri Jong Ik has markedly improved the healthy living of residents in Songnim-ri, a rural mountainous village in North Hwanghae Province.
Vigilance and rules against COVID-19 strengthened across the DPRK as the global epidemic continues to worsen.
Smoking cessation is a rapidly growing trend among young people in the DPRK.
Ri Ok Son of Sosong District in Pyongyang gave birth to the 513th set of triplets born at the Pyongyang Maternity Hospital.
Choe Kyong Hwa, a midwife of Pyongyang Maternity Hospital, has been devoting herself to the health and joy of mothers now for 23 years.
Han Hui Ok of the Jangsu Koryo Medicine Pharmaceutical Factory has been working in her unit since 1983 and feels a sense of duty to promote the people’s health.
The Koryo Medicine General Hospital is effectively treating obesity by applying traditional medicine, so far with a 96% successes rate.
All fields of the DPRK continue to strengthen anti-epidemic measures as the worldwide crises reaches a new peak abroad.
In the DPRK, it is a feature of the socialist public health system that doctors devote all their warm sincerity to patients rather than pursue large profits.
Even the cartoon pictures adorning the walls of the Okryu Children’s Hospital are associated with the warm care of Marshal Kim Jong Un.
Rejecting any slacking or complacency as a threat to the health and safety of the people, the DPRK is stepping up efforts against the worldwide pandemic.
A wonderful feature of the socialist public health system of the DPRK is the convenience of free medical services for working people.
The Korean people have enjoyed lots of social benefits from the state since the true people’s government was established over 70 years ago.
Many fine homes for the aged have been built in different parts of the DPRK at state expense.
A look inside the Ryonghung Pharmaceutical Factory in Pyongyang.
Report from the Kangdong Koryo Medicine Pharmaceutical Factory and the Kangdong County Medicine Management Station
Home built in picturesque Ryong-ri, Phyongwon County in South Pyongan Province.
Household doctors can be found in all areas of the DPRK where they are directly responsible for the health of residents in their care.
Portable lung-function device was developed domestically and is proving effective in the field among healthcare workers.
Introduced 11 years ago in the DPRK, the nationwide telemedicine service is now proving even more effective during the world public health crisis.
Doctor Hyon Kyong Son of Kim Man Yu Hospital has rich experience in rehabilitating patients.
The Korean Family Planning & Maternal Child Health Association is actively disseminating sexual and reproductive health information widely in the DPRK.
16 pairs of triplets were born in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea in the year 2020.