Hungary to assist Slovakia in inspection of Russian vaccine
Slovakia’s deputy prime minister has asked Hungary for help inspecting doses of the Russian-made COVID-19 vaccine (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Doctors in Hungary question reopening amid spike in deaths
Doctors in Hungary are questioning a government decision to lift some of the country’s lockdown restrictions amid peaking COVID-19 infections and deaths (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

‘Epoch-making’ paper on importance of handwashing goes to auction
A scientific journal covering a Hungarian doctor ’s discovery is up for sale, alongside a letter from Edward Jenner, apologising for a delay in vaccine supplyAfter the last year, handwashing is anything but a novelty. But a 19th-century Hungarian doctor ’s “epoch-making” – and controversial – announcement on the importance of clean hands is going up for auction.Ignaz Semmelweis was a young house officer at the first obstetrical clinic of the Vienna General Hospital ’s teaching unit. In 1847, he spotted that there was an extremely high rate of maternal and neonatal mortality in one ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alison Flood Tags: Manuscripts and letters Books Science Culture Vaccines and immunisation Health Source Type: news

Motorway measurement campaign to support R & D activities in the field of automated driving technologies - Tihanyi V, Tettamanti T, Csonth ó M, Eichberger A, Ficzere D, Gangel K, Hörmann LB, Klaffenböck MA, Knauder C, Luley P, Magosi ZF, Magyar G, Németh H, Reckenzaun J, Remeli V, Rövid A, Ruether M, Solmaz S, Somogyi Z, Soós G, Szántay D, Tomaschek TA, Varga P, Vincze Z, Wellershaus C, Szalay Z.
A spectacular measurement campaign was carried out on a real-world motorway stretch of Hungary with the participation of international industrial and academic partners. The measurement resulted in vehicle based and infrastructure based sensor data that wil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Rainbow-coloured Black Lives Matter statue inaugurated in Budapest, and broken down in a few hours later
One of the most controversial projects of recent months came to fruition 🏳️‍🌈⬛ Check out the outcome below ⬇️ #hungary #blm #statue (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 2, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungarian journalists demand access to COVID wards
More than two dozen Hungarian media outlets have sent an open letter to the government demanding access to hospitals for journalists covering the COVID-19 pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungary first in European Union for vaccinations, and deaths
Hungary has vaccinated more of its population than any other country in the European Union, but continues to be among the world's worst in the number of COVID-19 deaths per capita (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungary approves 2 more vaccines from outside EU amid spike
Hungary has issued emergency approval to two more COVID-19 vaccines from outside the European Union’s procurement program (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungarian far-right party protests lockdown
Around 1,000 demonstrators have broken a ban on public gatherings in Hungary's capital to demand an end to the country's lockdown restrictions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungary emerges as an EU vaccination star amid surging cases
Hungary has emerged as a European Union leader in COVID-19 vaccinations thanks to its strategy of procuring jabs from outside the bloc (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 Cases Are Rising in Europe, and the Vaccine Rollout Is Lagging. How Did It All Go So Badly Wrong?
Europe was one of the first regions to be hit hard by COVID-19 last spring. In mid-May 2020, the World Health Organization declared it the “epicenter” of the pandemic, with more reported cases and deaths than the rest of the world combined. From there, in many ways, the European experience of COVID-19 mirrored the U.S. and its neighbor the U.K., two of the other worst-hit parts of the globe: In the summer, many bars, restaurants and clubs reopened their doors, and international visitors were welcomed back. Then cases began to surge again in the autumn and winter, in large part thanks to the holidays, and lockdo...
Source: TIME: Health - March 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madeline Roache Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Londontime Source Type: news

Hungary closes stores, schools to curb surge due to variants
Hungary has imposed strict new lockdown measures aimed at slowing a record-breaking wave of COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths which experts say are driven by virus variants (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungary tightens pandemic restrictions amid rising deaths
Authorities in Hungary are tightening pandemic restrictions in an effort to mitigate a rapid rise in deaths and hospitalizations caused by COVID-19 (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - March 4, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungarians get Chinese Covid vaccine as Orban breaks with EU
Budapest also orders Russia-made shot despite lack of approval for use within bloc (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - March 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hungarians get Chinese Covid vaccine as Orban breaks with EU strategy
Budapest also orders Russia-made shot despite lack of approval for use within bloc (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - March 1, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pre-schoolers frequently using tablet or mobile can't see the forest for the trees
(E ö tv ö s Lor á nd University (ELTE), Faculty of Science) People can be different in whether they typically see the forest or the trees, but the dominant attentional mode is focusing first on the whole, and then on the details. This is the same with children. Or so it has been until now! Children of the Alpha Generation (who has been born after 2010) typically grow up with mobile devices in their hands which seems to change how they perceive the world, as Hungarian researchers showed. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Assessing adverse childhood experiences, social, emotional, and behavioral symptoms, and subjective health complaints among Hungarian adolescents - Kov ács-Tóth B, Oláh B, Papp G, Szabó IK.
BACKGROUND: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) can have lifelong adverse impacts; they can play a role in the development of subsequent emotional, cognitive, and social impairments leading to somatic and mental difficulties, as well as health damaging be... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Hungary rolls out China's Sinopharm jab amid lagging trust
Doctors in Hungary have started administering a COVID-19 vaccine developed in China, making the country the first in the European Union to use a Chinese jab (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

EU tells six countries to lift Covid border restrictions
Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary and Sweden put on notice over curbs to free movementCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageBrussels has put six EU member states on notice that their tight Covid border restrictions, including exit and entry bans, should be lifted over fears of a wider breakdown in the bloc ’s free movement of people and goods.Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hungary and Sweden have been given 10 days to respond to the European commission ’s concerns that they have breached commonly agreed coronavirus guidelines.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 23, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Daniel Boffey in Brussels Tags: European Union Coronavirus Infectious diseases World news Science Germany Belgium Austria Hungary Czech Republic Denmark Finland Sweden Source Type: news

The Latest: Hungary urges citizens to get vaccine from China
Officials in Hungary are urging people to trust the COVID-19 vaccine developed in China that will be rolled out Wednesday (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 23, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Chinese vaccine arrives in Hungary, a first in the EU
A shipment of COVID-19 vaccines produced in China has arrived in Hungary (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Chinese vaccine arrives in Hungary, a first in the EU
A shipment of a COVID-19 vaccines produced in China has arrived in Hungary (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

At Least 1 in 4 Europeans Have Negative Feelings Towards Muslims
Anti-Muslim sentiment was highest in Hungary, a survey of eight European countries commissioned by anti-extremism groups showed, despite... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Celebrity suicide of a pre-World War I spy - Arendt F, Mestas M.
BACKGROUND: Alfred Redl, a colonel in the Imperial and Royal General Staff and Deputy Director of Military Intelligence for the Austro-Hungarian Empire, was a leading figure of pre-World War I spying. The "spy of the century," as he has been called, died b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Chinese vaccine will pull Hungary ahead of EU, PM says
Hungary's prime minister is predicting his country could pull ahead of other European Union members in giving COVID-19 vaccinations due to its plan to use a vaccine made in China (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Central Europe presidents mark 30 years of Visegrad Group
The presidents of Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia have gathered in northern Poland for two days of debates to mark the 30 anniversary of the Visegrad Group (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

India may soon line up for Putin ’s once-scorned vaccine - now a favorite in pandemic fight
At least 20 countries have approved the inoculation for use, including European Union member-state Hungary, while key markets such as Brazil and India are close to authorizing it. Now Russia is setting its sights on the prized EU market as the bloc struggles with its vaccination program amid supply shortages. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - February 7, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hungarian cafe mulls civil disobedience to avoid bankruptcy
The owners of a family-run cafe in a leafy district of Hungary’s capital of Budapest had planned to defy pandemic restrictions and open their doors (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungarian restaurant workers protest lockdown restrictions
Protesters have gathered at a central square in Hungary's capital of Budapest demanding a rethinking of the country's coronavirus lockdown restrictions (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 31, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Hungary first in EU to approve Chinese COVID-19 vaccine
Hungary’s medicine and food safety regulator has approved the Chinese Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine, making it the first country in the European Union to do so (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - January 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Psychosocial work environment risk factors among university employees - a cross-sectional study in Hungary - M átó V, Tarkó K, Lippai L, Nagymajtényi L, Paulik E.
INTRODUCTION: National and international research results have highlighted the fact that workplace stress causes mental and somatic problems. The aim of the present paper is to define exposure to workplace-related risk factors, with special focus on psycho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hungarian validation of the Buss-Perry Aggression Questionnaire-Is the short form more adequate? - Zimonyi S, Kasos K, Halmai Z, Csirmaz L, Stadler H, R ózsa S, Szekely A, Kotyuk E.
OBJECTIVE: We aim to provide a publicly available Hungarian version of the BPAQ; compare the BPAQ factors to other personality traits; and compare both the original BPAQ factor structure provided by Buss and Perry (J. Pers. Soc. Psychol., 63, 1992, 452), t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

You can teach an old dog new words, researchers find
Canines in Hungarian study appear to pick up unfamiliar terms through playWhether you can teach an old dog new tricks might be a moot point, but it seems some canines can rapidly learn new words, and do so through play.While young children are known to quickly pick up the names of new objects, the skill appears to be rare in animals.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Science Dogs Animals Life and style Pets World news Hungary Europe Source Type: news

Criminalization as a justification for violence against the homeless in Hungary - Farag ó L, Ferenczy-Nyúl D, Kende A, Krekó P, Gurály Z.
Criminalization of social groups can create new norms for intergroup relations. An example for this is the 2018 amendment to the Hungarian Fundamental Law, which openly criminalizes homeless people. In our research, we investigated whether criminalization ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hungary approves Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine
Country is first EU state to break ranks and give unilateral emergency approval for Covid jab (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - January 21, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Hungary first in EU to approve Russian vaccine
Its health authorities give preliminary approval to the Russian-developed Sputnik V coronavirus jab. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

AstraZeneca Estonia to participate in VaccineGuard pilot
Estonia, Hungary and Iceland are the first countries to sign up to the new platform supporting the global COVID-19 vaccination programme. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

mRNA Technology Gave Us the First COVID-19 Vaccines. It Could Also Upend the Drug Industry
“No!” The doctor snapped. “Look at me!” I had been staring her in the eyes, as she had ordered, but when a doctor on my other side began jabbing me with a needle, I started to turn my head. “Don’t look at it,” the first doctor said. I obeyed. This was in early August in New Orleans, where I had signed up to be a participant in the clinical trial for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. It was a blind study, which meant I was not supposed to know whether I had gotten the placebo or the real vaccine. I asked the doctor if I would really been able to tell by looking at the syringe. &...
Source: TIME: Health - January 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Walter Isaacson Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

mRNA Technology Gave Us the First COVID-19 Vaccines. It Could Also Upend the Drug Industry
“No!” The doctor snapped. “Look at me!” I had been staring her in the eyes, as she had ordered, but when a doctor on my other side began jabbing me with a needle, I started to turn my head. “Don’t look at it,” the first doctor said. I obeyed. This was in early August in New Orleans, where I had signed up to be a participant in the clinical trial for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. It was a blind study, which meant I was not supposed to know whether I had gotten the placebo or the real vaccine. I asked the doctor if I would really been able to tell by looking at the syringe. &...
Source: TIME: Science - January 11, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Walter Isaacson Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

Psychological effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Hungarian adults - Szab ó C, Pukánszky J, Kemény L.
We aimed to explore psychological effects of the coronavirus pandemic on Hungarian adults in the time of the national quarantine situation in May 2020.We conducted a cross-sectional observational study with the use of an anonymous online questionnaire th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Mass vaccination across the European Union starts today! 450 million people will have access to COVID-19 vaccines by the end of 2021
Hungary gets a head start on EU peers with rollout; France, Germany, Italy among others to follow on Sunday (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Germany and Hungary Begin Vaccinations a Day Early
The full rollout of the European Union’s vast vaccine campaign begins Sunday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungary starts giving 1st coronavirus vaccine shots, a day before the EU's larger planned vaccine rollout
(Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

How a lockdown 'sex party' doomed a Hungarian Euro MP
It was not just breaching Covid rules that did for Hungarian Jozsef Szajer but claims of hypocrisy too. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungary's rightwing rulers downplay MEP 'gay orgy' scandal amid hypocrisy accusations
József Szájer has boasted of rewriting constitution to define marriage as heterosexual institution (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungary MEP quits after allegedly fleeing gay orgy
A top member of a party hostile to LGBT rights is said to have attended a "gay sex party" in Brussels. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Member of Hungary's anti-LGBTQ government resigns after fleeing alleged sex party
The married official and at least 20 other men reportedly attended the Brussels "orgy," despite the city's coronavirus restrictions. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Hungarian official compared billionaire George Soros, who is a Holocaust survivor, to Adolf Hitler
Szilard Demeter's tirade with Holocaust references sparked outrage from Hungary's Jewish community, who called them "tasteless" and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid vaccine technology pioneer: 'I never doubted it would work'
Katalin Karik ó’s mRNA research helped pave way for Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna’s successful workCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe Hungarian-born biochemist who helped pioneer the research behind the mRNA technology used in the two Covid-19 vaccines showing positive results believes it was always a no-brainer.“I never doubted it would work,” Katalin Karikó told the Guardian. “I had seen the data from animal studies, and I was expecting it. I always wished that I would live long enough to see something that I’ve worked on be approved.&rdqu...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 21, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Julia Kollewe Tags: Medical research Biochemistry and molecular biology Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Health Society World news Science UK news Source Type: news