Scientists discover a soil bacteria that can protect against stress
(Natural News) The health industry is full of diets, exercises and therapies for stress relief. But researchers from the U.S., Hungary and the U.K. suggest a more down-to-earth stress buster – with dirt. In their study, which was published in the journal Psychopharmacology, the team found that Mycobacterium vaccae, a bacterium found in soil, produces an anti-inflammatory fatty acid that can reduce... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pulses for a Sustainable Future
By Zoltán KálmánROME, Feb 10 2020 (IPS) Reducing poverty and inequalities, eliminating hunger and all forms of malnutrition and achieve food insecurity for all – these are some of the most important objectives of the Sustainable Development Goals. Still, the rate of poverty and inequalities is increasing and over 820 million people are going hungry. In addition, 2 billion people in the world are food insecure with great risk of malnutrition and poor health. This alarming situation is further aggravated by current trends such as the rate of population growth, impacts of climate change, loss of bio...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Zoltan Kalman Tags: Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Natural Resources Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Factors associated with serious intent to die among suicide attempters in Hungary - Horv áth ON, Tóth MD, Adam S, Purebl G.
As suicide attempts pose major risk for future suicide death, understanding the underlying factors of suicide attempts and suicidal behaviour is an important mental health imperative. The aim of this study was to examine suicide attempts with a special foc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Holocaust Memorial Day: UNISON Renfrewshire remembers Jane Haining
Holocaust Memorial Day is Monday 27 January and UNISON Renfrewshire will be remembering the only Scot who died in a Nazi concentration camp – Jane Haining. In 1932, she responded to an advert in the Church of Scotland magazine for the position of a matron at the Scottish Mission School in Budapest. When Germany annexed Austria in 1937, Budapest became a major destination for Jewish people fleeing the Nazis. Jane and the Scottish Mission did vital work saving Jewish refugees by helping them emigrate to safety – by February 1939 it was running courses in farming, cattle breeding and any other subjects that would ...
Source: UNISON Health care news - January 27, 2020 Category: UK Health Authors: Janey Starling Tags: Article holocaust memorial day Scotland Source Type: news

Women Activists Escalate Demand for “Bodily Autonomy” as 19 Nations Dissent
Credit: UN WomenBy Thalif DeenUNITED NATIONS, Jan 17 2020 (IPS) The United States and 18 other UN member states have come under fire for denying a woman’s legitimate right to “bodily autonomy”—the right to self-governance over one’s own body without coercion or external pressure. The Executive Director of Women’s March Global, Uma Mishra-Newbery, told IPS the United Nations has worked towards progress in fighting for women’s rights. But many countries on the Human Rights Council continue to negotiate women’s human rights off the table, she pointed out. In Sept 2019, she sa...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Thalif Deen Tags: Featured Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

Interminority contact and solidarity under conflict: evidence from the Hungarian and Roma minorities in Romania - Cernat V.
This study investigated the relationship between interminority contact and solidarity underconflict. The analysis of representative samples of Hungarian (N = 604) and Roma (N = 602) ethnics from Romania revealed restricted positivity among the high-status ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Second case of H5N8 bird flu found in Hungary in a week, spreading around eastern Europe
A second outbreak of bird flu has been found at a large duck farm in eastern Hungary, the National Food Chain Safety Authority (NEBIH) said on Wednesday, two days after the first such case in the country in years. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

H5N8 strain of bird flu found at turkey farm in Hungary
The H5N8 strain of bird flu has been found at a large turkey farm in northwestern Hungary, the National Food Chain Safety Authority (NEBIH) said on Monday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

New psychoactive substance use as a survival strategy in rural marginalised communities in Hungary - Cs ák R, Szécsi J, Kassai S, Márványkövi F, Rácz J.
BACKGROUND: New psychoactive substance (NPS) use has become a widespread phenomenon among marginalised communities in Hungary. Since 2010, a growing number of reports in grey literature and anecdotal information among professionals have become available on... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Scientists discover a soil bacteria that can protect against stress
(Natural News) The health industry is full of diets, exercises and therapies for stress relief. But researchers from the U.S., Hungary and the U.K. suggest a more down-to-earth stress buster – with dirt. In their study, which was published in the journal Psychopharmacology, the team found that Mycobacterium vaccae, a bacterium found in soil, produces an anti-inflammatory fatty acid that can reduce... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public understanding of trafficking in human beings in Great Britain, Hungary and Ukraine - Sharapov K.
This article provides a summary of research undertaken to investigate public awareness and understanding of human trafficking in Great Britain, Hungary and Ukraine. Responding to the lack of reliable empirical data on this issue, the research relies on rep... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Reflections for a New Year
By Roberto SavioROME, Jan 3 2020 (IPS) In a world shaken by so many problems, it is difficult to look at 2020 and not make some kind of holistic analysis. While enormous progress has been made on many fronts, it is clear that the tide has turned, and we are now entering – or have already entered – a new low point in the history of humankind.. Roberto SavioToday, we face an unprecedented existential threat brought about by the climate crisis. According to scientists, we have until 2030 to stop climate change, after which human conditions will be under several threats. Yet, we have just had a world conference in...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Roberto Savio Tags: Climate Change Democracy Economy & Trade Education Environment Featured Financial Crisis Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights LGBTQ Migration & Refugees Poverty & SDGs Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Authoritarian leaders thrive on fear. We need to help people feel safe | Michele Gelfand
Across the world, voters are falling prey to leaders who appeal to their worst instincts. Why?With every new year, I typically set aside some time to write down what I ’m grateful for. Health, family, friends, books, jazz, my dog, among other things. This year I added something I’ve been taking for granted. It’s democracy.Like many of us, I have worried about the rising tide of rightwing populism, nationalism and polarisation across the world. Within just a few years, we ’ve witnessed the election of Donald Trump in the US, theBrexit decision in the UK, the rise ofMatteo Salvini in Italy,Victor Orb ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 2, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Michele Gelfand Tags: Politics The far right World news Donald Trump Psychology Source Type: news

The Guardian view on the rise of Christian-nativist populists: a troubling sign of things to come | Editorial
Over the holiday period the Guardian ’s leader column examines the challenges of the future by fathoming out the present. Today we look at the struggle for the soul of Christianity“There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.”These words, written by Saint Paul 2,000 years ago, are central to the Christian faith. They speak of a vocation for the universal and point to an ethic of social justice and solidarity. The Christian tradition ’s account of the humble circumstances of the birth of Jesus, represented in the na...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 25, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Editorial Tags: Christianity Religion Catholicism Vatican The papacy Pope Francis Italy Matteo Salvini LGBT rights Poland Viktor Orb án Hungary European Union Refugees Donald Trump US news US politics Republicans Democrats Greta T Source Type: news

It’s about time: AG Barr calls out commie agitator George Soros for financing anti-police, anti-law enforcement district attorneys
(Natural News) Billionaire financier George Soros has wrecked the economies of several nations. He has openly admitted to a plan to flood Europe and the West with poor refugees as a means of destroying their cultures and creating chaos. He’s not popular and not wanted in his home country of Hungary. But American Democrats love... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungarian Government Takes Over Fertility Clinics to Boost Birth Rate Hungarian Government Takes Over Fertility Clinics to Boost Birth Rate
Hungary's government has taken over six privately owned fertility clinics and boosted funding to make treatments accessible to many more couples in a bid to reverse a population decline, the government said.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Hungarian government takes over fertility clinics to boost birth rate
Hungary's government has taken over six privately owned fertility clinics and boosted funding to make treatments accessible to many more couples in a bid to reverse a population decline, the government said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Gains and Losses of Irregular Migration
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Dec 6 2019 (IPS) While opening a newspaper or watching a TV program we are every day made aware of the plights of irregular migrants. Some recent examples among many – on 24 October, 39 Chinese nationals were found dead in a lorry trailer in Essex. They had apparently frozen to death within a refrigerator container with temperatures as low as -25C (-13F). This while tragedies occur almost daily on the Mediterranean Sea. On 26 November, a rescue vessel found a boat almost completely sunken. It had three dead bodies aboard. Fifty-five migrants were saved. Three of them were in a critical...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Africa Aid Crime & Justice Education Featured Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Statistics and Stories – Time to Change the Refugee Narrative?
Rohingya refugees carry blankets at a camp in Bangladesh. Credit: Naimul Haq/IPSBy Farhana Haque RahmanROME, Nov 25 2019 (IPS) Statistics and stories. When aid agencies appeal for funding to tackle the latest refugee crisis and journalists do their reporting, then these are the two narratives most chosen — one impersonal and the other upfront and individual. The sheer numbers can feel overwhelming. The UN refugee agency UNHCR says more than 70 million people are currently displaced by conflict, the most since the Second World War. Among them are nearly 26 million who have fled their countries (over half under the age...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farhana Haque Rahman Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Crime & Justice Featured Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Migration & Refugees TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

State policies and institutional procedures and practices addressing prostitution and sex trafficking of children in Hungary - Vidra Z, Katona N, Sebhelyi V.
The article, based on policy analysis, institutional interviews and community fieldwork, looks at why children in prostitution and victims of trafficking remain practically without state support and institutional assistance. It also explores to what extent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 22, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Europe ’s Green Deal is Turning Red
This article first appeared in International Politics and Society published by the International Political Analysis Unit of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Hiroshimastrasse 28, D-10785 Berlin. The post Europe’s Green Deal is Turning Red appeared first on Inter Press Service. Excerpt: Delara Burkhardt is deputy federal chairman of Germany's Young Socialists (JUSOS) and a Member of the European Parliament since 2019. The post Europe’s Green Deal is Turning Red appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Delara Burkhardt Tags: Climate Change Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

In Hungary, Viktor Orban Showers Money on Stadiums, Less So on Hospitals
The Hungarian prime minister has created what critics call a semi-autocracy at the heart of democratic Europe. But he has largely ignored his country ’s health care system. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Patrick Kingsley and Benjamin Novak Tags: Hungary Corruption (Institutional) Hospitals Soccer Orban, Viktor Politics and Government Government Contracts and Procurement Stadiums and Arenas Source Type: news

Hungary finds African swine fever in wild boar near Budapest
Hungary's national food safety authority Nebih has found five cases of African swine fever in wild boar carcasses near Budapest, it said on Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Life on the Red Planet: Meteorite from Mars shows evidence of "fossilized bacteria"
(Natural News) Two decades ago, NASA researchers presented a meteorite from Mars that reportedly displayed signs of microbial life. Now, their Hungarian counterparts have made a similar announcement with a different sample obtained from the same region in Antarctica. Assigned the dry designation of ALH-77005, the new meteorite displayed features and impressions that might have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Our Food Systems Need Transformation
By Zoltán KálmánROME, Aug 28 2019 (IPS) The right to food is a universal human right. Yet, over 820 million people are going hungry, according the latest edition of the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI 2019). In addition, 2 billion people in the world are food insecure with great risk of malnutrition and poor health” 1. Another report 2 describes the situation even more worrying: “At the global level, one person in three is malnourished today and one in two could be malnourished by 2030 in a business-as-usual scenario. While hunger remains a critical concern, malnutr...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 29, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Zoltan Kalman Tags: Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Natural Resources Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Richter Launched Terrosa(R), its Biosimilar Teriparatide Across Europe
BUDAPEST, Hungary, Aug. 20, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Gedeon Richter Plc. ("Richter") today announced that it has launched its biosimilar teriparatide, Terrosa® in Europe. The product is approved in adults for the sam... Biopharmaceuticals, Product Launch Gedeon Richter, biosimilar, teriparatide, Terrosa, Forsteo, osteoporosis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - August 20, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Failure in the construction of the ego in confessional poetry - Sylvia Plath and Attila Jozsef - B ókay A.
The two poets, an American Sylvia Plath and a Hungarian, Attila J ózsef were separated by a quarter of century of time, they lived and worked in different spaces, cultures, but both created in their poetry a radically new style of self-expression, called c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Conjoined Bangladeshi twins separated by Hungarian doctors
Twins Bangladeshi girls born conjoined at the head have undergone successful separation surgery led by a team of 35 Hungarian doctors (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

A Deadly Heat Wave After the Hottest June On Record: How the Climate Crisis Is Creating ‘a New Normal’
As millions of people prepare for sweltering heatwaves in the U.S. Midwest and East Coast, scientists say July will likely be the hottest July on record, following the hottest June on record. These types of heatwaves are expected to become more frequent throughout the world as global warming continues, say scientists. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reports the average global temperature for June was 1.71 degrees Fahrenheit above the 20th century average of 59.9 degrees. NOAA also reported record-breaking decreases in sea ice coverage in the Arctic and Antarctica. “Our climate is warming,&...
Source: TIME: Science - July 19, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Jasmine Aguilera Tags: Uncategorized climate onetime weather World Source Type: news

Wednesday ’s Daily Brief: Ebola Public Health Emergency in DR Congo, young peacemakers, defining moment for Sudan, war crimes fugitives, migrant ‘crisis’ in Hungary
In today ’s Daily Brief: the DR Congo Ebola outbreak is officially declared a Public Health Emergency; UN Youth Envoy briefs Security Council; an ‘exciting and potentially defining’ moment for Sudan, says UN adviser; more cooperation’s needed to secure arrest of war crimes fugitives; and politicizin g the migrant ‘crisis’ in Hungary (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - July 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Wednesday ’s Daily Brief: Ebola now an international Public Health Emergency, young peacemakers, defining moment for Sudan, war crimes fugitives, migrant ‘crisis’ in Hungary
In today ’s Daily Brief: the DR Congo Ebola outbreak is officially declared an international Public Health Emergency; UN Youth Envoy briefs Security Council; an ‘exciting and potentially defining’ moment for Sudan, says UN adviser; more cooperation’s needed to secure arrest of war crimes fugitives; and politicizing the migrant ‘crisis’ in Hungary (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - July 17, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

UPS subsidiary bolsters pharmaceutical logistics presence in Europe
UPS subsidiary Marken has purchased a trio of companies that bolster its logistics services to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries in Europe. Merken said this week it bought Italy-based HRTL; HETO, based in Austria; and Hungarian company Der Kurier. Together the group operates offices in Vienna, Milan, Rome, and Gyor (near Budapest), delivering 7,000 clinical trial shipments per month. The deal brings Marken's total network of si tes to 51, including 10 clinical storage depots.  "The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 17, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Eric Mandel Source Type: news

UPS subsidiary bolsters pharmaceutical logistics presence in Europe
UPS subsidiary Marken has purchased a trio of companies that bolster its logistics services to the pharmaceutical and life sciences industries in Europe. Merken said this week it bought Italy-based HRTL; HETO, based in Austria; and Hungarian company Der Kurier. Together the group operates offices in Vienna, Milan, Rome, and Gyor (near Budapest), delivering 7,000 clinical trial shipments per month. The deal brings Marken's total network of si tes to 51, including 10 clinical storage depots.  "The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 17, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Eric Mandel Source Type: news

Children exposed to violence: child custody and its effects on children in intimate partner violence related cases in Hungary - Gal ántai J, Ligeti AS, Wirth J.
Violence might increase post-separation, and visitation can offer an opportunity to the perpetrator for maintaining power and control over the mother and child. In relationships where intimate partner violence (IPV) exists, it is hypothesized that fathers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

When cross-ethnic friendships can be bad for out-group attitudes: the importance of friendship quality - Cernat V.
Data collected from Romanian students living in the Transylvanian region of Romania showed that the quality of friendship with Hungarian ethnics moderated the effects of cross-ethnic friendship quantity on attitudes towards this out-group. Although high-qu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Hungarian Law Wrests Control of Research from Scientific Academy
Protestors disapprove of putting scientific institutions under the authority of a government-led committee. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - July 3, 2019 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Hungary eyes science research as latest target for state control
Academy will be managed by nationalist government in unprecedented moveThe Hungarian government is moving to bring the country ’s umbrella scientific research organisation under its control, in what scientists in the country and globally say would be an unprecedented assault on academic freedoms.The far-right,anti-migration government of Viktor Orb án has sought to increase its control over numerous sectors of society since it came into office in 2010, including putting financial pressure onindependent media outlets, harassing andtaxing NGOs that work on issues such as migration, and moving to centralise histo...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 13, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Shaun Walker in Budapest Tags: Hungary Science World news Europe Viktor Orb án Research Source Type: news

Sunken Danube Tour Boat Raised, Four Bodies Found
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Rescue crews raised a sunken tour boat out of the Danube River on Tuesday, shortly after four more bodies were recovered from the vessel involved in a collision with a river cruise ship nearly two weeks ago. A huge floating crane placed the Hableany (Mermaid) on a barge at Margit Bridge, the site of the tragedy in the Hungarian capital. Photos: Danube Boat Raising Nineteen South Koreans and a Hungarian crewman have been confirmed dead, with eight people still listed as missing. Police spokesman Kristof Gal said although it was not yet officially confirmed, the Hableany's Hungarian captain and...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 12, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Source Type: news

Seasonal variation of mortality from external causes in Hungary between 1995 and 2014 - Lantos T, Ny ári TA, McNally RJQ.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze trends in external mortality in Hungary between 1995 and 2014 by sex. METHODS: Data on the numbers of deaths due to external causes were obtained from the published nationwide population register. Negative binomial regression ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Danube River Tour Boat Death Toll Rises to 20
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say the body of another South Korean tourist has been recovered following the May 29 accident in which a sightseeing boat sank in seconds after colliding with a cruise ship on the Danube River, raising the confirmed death toll to 20. Police said Sunday that they are still searching for seven other South Koreans and the sunken tour boat's captain. Police said the body of the South Korean woman was found at the town of Szazhalombatta, about 29 kilometers (18 miles) downstream from the scene of the collision in Budapest, near the Hungarian Parliament building. Only seven people,...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 10, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Source Type: news

Death Toll Rises to 15 In Danube Tour Boat Crash
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian police say two more bodies have been recovered from the Danube River tour boat crash, raising the death toll to 15, with 13 of the 33 South Koreans on board and the two Hungarian crew members still missing. Seven South Korean tourists were rescued after the May 29 collision between the Hableany (Mermaid) sightseeing boat and the Viking Sigyn river cruise ship. A huge floating crane may be able to lift the Hableany out of the water in the coming days. However, the Adam Clark, named after the Scottish engineer who oversaw construction of Budapest's Chain Bridge completed in 1849, was ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 6, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Source Type: news

Hungary Extends Search for 21 Missing in Boat Sinking
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — As divers descended Friday into the Danube, Hungarian authorities predicted it would take an extended search to find the 21 people still missing after a boat carrying South Korean tourists was rammed by a cruise ship and sank into the river in Budapest. Seven people so far are confirmed dead and seven others were rescued. Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto and his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, visited the site of Wednesday's accident and met with rescue and search officials before holding talks. "We have to prepare for a protracted search," Szijjarto said he was told by Bu...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 3, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Source Type: news

Survivors Recall Chaos after Tour Boat Sinking in Budapest
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean survivors of a tour boat which sank in Budapest say they barely managed to grab onto a drifting lifeboat while watching in horror as others around them struggled in the dark, rainy waters, shouting for help. Only seven of the 35 people on the boat, including 33 South Koreans, were rescued. Seven others have been confirmed dead and 21 are missing. JEMS: Seven Dead, 21 Missing after South Korean Tour Boat Sinks in Hungary Photos: Danube Tour Boat Search Survivors said the small sightseeing boat had almost finished an hourlong night tour of the Hungarian capital on Wednesday and wa...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - May 31, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents International News Source Type: news

Seven Dead, 21 Missing after South Korean Tour Boat Sinks in Hungary
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Rescue workers scoured the Danube River in downtown Budapest Thursday for 21 people missing after a sightseeing boat carrying South Korean tourists sank in a matter of seconds after colliding with a larger cruise ship during an evening downpour. Seven people are confirmed dead and seven were rescued, Hungarian officials said. Police launched a criminal investigation into the incident. Photos: Tour Boat Sinks in Hungary The South Korea-based Very Good Tour agency, which organized the trip, said the boat had been on its way back after an hourlong night tour on Wednesday evening when the acciden...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - May 30, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Major Incidents International News Source Type: news

Allergan and Gedeon Richter Receive U.S. FDA Approval For Expanded Use of Vraylar (cariprazine) in the Treatment of Bipolar Depression
DUBLIN and BUDAPEST, Hungary, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) and Gedeon Richter Plc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Vraylar... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - May 28, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Expanded Use of Vraylar (cariprazine) in the Treatment of Bipolar Depression
DUBLIN and BUDAPEST, Hungary, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc (NYSE: AGN) and Gedeon Richter Plc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Vraylar... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - May 28, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Therapy saved a refugee child. Fifty years on, he ’s leading a mental health revolution
Psychologist Peter Fonagy tells of his own struggles in early life as the Anna Freud charity that he heads opens a major new centre for traumatised childrenIn 1967, a young Hungarian refugee sent to live in Britain planned on ending his life. “At 16 I was a very depressed adolescent, I had suicidal ideation, I had suicidal plans,” Peter Fonagy recalls. “If I was assessing myself now I would be very worried about me, because I knew exactly how I was going to do it. The reason is not that subtle or surprising: I was a Hungarian boy, who had landed in England and was not able to speak English.”Lodging ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 27, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Jamie Doward and Sam Hall Tags: Mental health Children Psychology Psychiatry Society London UK news Source Type: news

Can you solve it? 24 hour puzzle people
Logic problems to keep you up all nightUPDATE: Click here for the solutionsThe little-known sport of extreme puzzling held its premier tournament this weekend in Hungary. The annual24 Hour Puzzle Championship is a physical and intellectual endurance event in which contestants from around the world solve puzzles non-stop from 10am on Saturday to 10am on Sunday.“I have no idea why puzzlers from all over the world like this crazy championship,” said Gyorgy Istvan, one of this year’s organisers. “But it’s been going for 19 years. I guess it is because in each sport the top players like to test the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 8, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Alex Bellos Tags: Mathematics Science Logic puzzles Education Source Type: news

White House officials attend Hungarian Embassy event urging women to have more children
White House special assistant Katy Talento, White House strategic communications director Mercedes Schlapp and several members of Congress were among those who attended the event held at the Library of Congress. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ariana Eunjung Cha Source Type: news

The ethical dimension of professional integrity in the Hungarian child protection system - Bog ács E, Rácz A.
Following a discussion about ethics and social work, in this article, we will present the main results of three researches conducted in the past few years on the Hungarian child protection system. These studies highlight the professional gaps, the prejudic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news