South Korea is an East Asian nation on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, shares one of the world’s most heavily militarized borders with North Korea. South Korea is mostly surrounded by water and has 2,413 kilometres of coast line along three seas.
Geographically, the whole country consists of two major islands, they are, Geojedo, Jeju Province. Altogether, the country is having 30 islands. The country is having a The Japanese islands of (Honshu) and (Kyushu) are located some 200 km. The highest mountain peak in South Korea is Hallasan (1,950 m), which is the cone of a volcanic formation constituting Jeju Island. There are three major mountain ranges within South Korea: the Taebaek Mountains, and Sobaek ranges, and the Jiri Massif. Unlike Japan or the northern provinces of China, the Korean Peninsula is geologically stable.
South Korea is a member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the G-20 major economies. South Korea has a market economy that ranks 11th in the world by nominal GDP and 13th by purchasing power parity (PPP). South Korean economy's high growth potential and apparent structural stability. South Korea had one of the world's fastest growing economies from the early 1960s to the late 1990s, and remains one of the fastest growing developed countries in the 2000s.
According to the literature of the country only one person named Kim Dae-jung was awarded as Nobel laureates in South Korea in Peace in year 2000. Presently most of the researches are going on in the field of diabetes. Professor Bong Yun Cha, Chairman of the dynamic Korean Diabetes Association (KDA) tells us about the association’s busy year ahead and the dilemmas facing people with diabetes and their healthcare team in Korea today. The government declared that diabetes is “not a serious disease” and has set a higher level of self-medical fee to diabetes patients receiving care in higher-level medical institutions. Different diabetes journals created awareness on this disease. The South Korean government planned to provide the education and create the awareness among the people of the country by doing campaigning in different part of the country so that people take precautions priory. Several Medical diabetes journals South Korea has introduced and different article have shown the data and statistics of this diseases. Different case reports have shown the interesting cases of diabetes too.