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'Asian flush' antidote studied in US as treatment for coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cheap drug originally designed to relieve heartburn but also well known in Asian-American communities as an "antidote" for the "Asian flush" is curre...

Taiwan ranked No. 1 in 'Asian flush' sufferers in world: Stanford study

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Between 45 to 47 percent of Taiwanese suffer from the so-called "Asian flush," the highest rate in the world, according to a Stanford University study. The en...

Risk of esophageal cancer high in Taiwan due to 'Asian Flush'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After news broke of Yulon Group Chairman Kenneth Yen's death (嚴凱泰) on Monday due to esophageal cancer, doctors are warning Taiwanese that those with the so-called "Asi...