Trial-run insurance coverage for Korean traditional medicine starts Feb. 13

Trial-run insurance coverage for Korean traditional medicine starts Feb. 13

Starting next Monday, on a trial basis, nationalhealth insurance will cover a type of traditional Korean chiropractic procedure. called chunayobeob, commonly sought by people with joint and muscle conditions. According to the Ministry of Health and Welfare,chunayobeob will be covered at 65 Korean traditional medical centers across the country. In choosing the facilities — a …

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Countryside farm restaurants offer traditional Korean food experience   외국인들도 반한

Countryside farm restaurants offer traditional Korean food experience 외국인들도 반한

There are many reasons to get out of the cityand into the countryside this summer. For many,. eating fresh, local, traditionalfood is a big draw. Our Won Ji-hyun reports on a program tohelp foreigners get a true taste of Korea. Five hungry foreign chefs left the big citybehind. A Korean agricultural agency organized theirtrip to …

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Hanbok(traditional Korean dress) – Park Sul-nyeo

Hanbok(traditional Korean dress) – Park Sul-nyeo

Greetings! I began professionally designing Hanbok (the traditional Korean dress) a few years ago because of one simple reason: I love our traditional costume, I also had a fervent wish to be a part of creating and preserving our cultural assets. You may think of Hanbok as yet another elaborate, uncomfortable breed of clothing. The …

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