When Newt Gingrich told the truth about George Soros, Fox News demanded SILENCE... because "Soros" is the name that may not be spoken
(Natural News) In a very bizarre exchange on Fox News’ Outnumbered, guest Newt Gingrich was essentially censored for bringing up the name of Hungarian-American philanthropist George Soros. Gingrich, the former House Speaker, mentioned during his appearance how billionaire Soros has been using his substantial wealth to influence local district attorney races throughout the country, who... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - September 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hungary's Orban: Health care prepared for rising infections
Hungary's prime minister says that the government has drawn up a “war plan” to defend against the new wave of the coronavirus pandemic and that the country's health care system is prepared to handle to rising number of new virus cases (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Central Europe Largely Avoided the First Coronavirus Wave. Why Are Cases Spiking Now?
Central Europe in the past week has seen a spike in daily confirmed coronavirus cases, a major setback for a region that largely avoided the first wave of the virus in the spring. The Czech Republic, an E.U. member state of 10.7 million, registered a country record of 1,382 new infections on Sep. 11, bringing the country’s total cases to over 32,400. In the last week, nearby countries Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia have also recorded their highest daily caseloads since the pandemic began. Infections in the Czech Republic previously peaked at around 3 cases per capita (per 100,000 residents) in late March but reached ...
Source: TIME: Health - September 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Madeline Roache Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 europe Explainer Londontime Source Type: news

Justification of intergroup violence - the role of right-wing authoritarianism and propensity for radical action - Farag ó L, Kende A, Krekó P.
Economic and political trends of the last decades resulted in a general rise in anti-minority populism in Hungary. Anti-minority sentiments have been manifested in violence primarily against the Roma, but also against other target groups. The aim of the cu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Virus spiking in eastern Europe; Hungary drafts 'war plan'
The number of new COVID-19 cases is spiking in parts of Eastern Europe, with Hungary and the Czech Republic registering all-time highs (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - September 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

“Hidden” Costs of Our Food Systems
SOFI launch event. Credit: FAOBy Zoltán KálmánROME, Sep 3 2020 (IPS) Five years after the adoption of the 2030 Agenda we are far from achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). According to the recently launched SOFI Report (The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2020), we are not on track to eradicate poverty, hunger and malnutrition. On the contrary, with the current trends, the global number of undernourished people in 2030 would exceed 840 million. Moreover, WHO has reported alarming rates of overweight and obesity, globally affecting 39% and 13% of the adult population, res...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Zoltan Kalman Tags: Biodiversity Climate Change Development & Aid Economy & Trade Environment Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Global Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Global report: schools across Europe reopen as Covid cases grow
Parents and teachers fear face masks and other measures not enough to prevent second waveCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageTens of millions of pupils, most wearing face masks, have headed back to class inFrance,Belgium,Poland andRussia, as schools across Europe cautiously reopened amid spiralling numbers of new coronavirus cases in several countries.Parents and teachers around the continent have expressed fears that strict physical distancing and hygiene measures such as hand cleansing stations will not be able to prevent a second Covid-19 wave, maybe coinciding with the autumn flu season.Co...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 1, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley Tags: Coronavirus outbreak France Belgium Germany Spain Russia Europe World news Science Hungary Italy Schools Education Poland Source Type: news

Call for Urgent Action by 275 World Leaders on Global Education Emergency In Face of Covid19
Credit: UNICEF Mali / DickoBy External SourceNEW YORK, Aug 18 2020 (IPS) We write to call for urgent action to address the global education emergency triggered by COVID-19. With over 1 billion children still out of school because of the lockdown, there is now a real and present danger that the public health crisis will create a COVID generation who lose out on schooling and whose opportunities are permanently damaged. While the more fortunate have had access to alternatives, the world’s poorest children have been locked out of learning, denied internet access, and with the loss of free school meals – once a lif...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Source Type: news

Speech processing hierarchy in the dog brain
(E ö tv ö s Lor á nd University (ELTE), Faculty of Science) Dog brains, just as human brains, process speech hierarchically: intonations at lower, word meanings at higher stages, according to a new study by Hungarian researchers. The study reveals exciting speech processing similarities between us and a speechless species. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

When Tackling a Problem, Pigs and Pooches Have Different Strategy
MONDAY, July 27, 2020 -- You might say this is a tale about sheer pig-headedness. Hungarian researchers wondered how two popular family pets -- dogs and miniature pigs -- would compare when confronted with a problem to solve. Turns out pigs are... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 27, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

More effective suicide prevention measures are needed for young Japanese: a comparison of Japanese and Hungarian suicide rates - Inoue K, Hashioka S, Takeichi N, Noso Y, Hoshi M, Nailya C.
BACKGROUND: The Japanese suicide rate has decreased over the past few years, but the rate still remains high in comparison to the rest of the world. Thus, Japan cannot be content with implementing current suicide prevention measures; additional suicide pre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Predicting the criminal record of Hungarian homicide offenders from crime scene behaviours - Ivaskevics K, Almond L.
The present study explored the relationship between crime scene behaviour and criminal history in a sample of Hungarian homicide offenders. While there is a multitude of studies examining the relationship between individual crime scene behaviours and offen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Hungarian government launches coronavirus questionnaire
Hungary's government has published a new questionnaire with 13 topics centering on the coronavirus pandemic, to be sent to all citizens in coming weeks (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Patients' willingness to ride on a driverless ambulance: a case study in Hungary - Zarkeshev A, Csisz ár C.
Rapid development of autonomous driving technology leads to spread of driverless vehicles. In healthcare, the maturity of this technology might bring to the replacement of conventional ambulances by self-driving ones. Therefore, our research purpose was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Innovation Is an Imperative – for Sustainable Food Systems
Zoltán Kálmán is Permanent Representative of Hungary to the Rome-based UN agencies (FAO, IFAD, WFP). He was President of the WFP Executive Board in 2018.By Zoltán KálmánROME, May 26 2020 (IPS) Hunger and food insecurity continue to rise. The official 2019 statistics refer to 821 million people suffering from hunger all over the world. According the recently launched Global Report on Food Crises, there are further 135 million people facing crisis levels of hunger or worse. WFP estimates that due to the impacts of COVID19, additional 130 million people could be pushed to the brink of...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Zoltan Kalman Tags: Aid Armed Conflicts Climate Change Economy & Trade Food & Agriculture Food Sustainability Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Sweden ’s Covid-19 policy is a model for the right. It’s also a deadly folly | Nick Cohen
The Swedes were the Brexiters ’ poster nation, but now have Europe’s worst death rateCoronavirus – latest updatesTell us: have you been affected by the coronavirus?Covid-19 is nature ’s way of making bad situations worse. From the moment it turned the world upside down, you could have predicted that the Chinese Communist party would havearrested whistleblowers and covered up the threat to humanity. It ’s what it does best, after all.You would not have needed mystical powers to divine that Viktor Orb án would have used a pandemic as an excuse to turn Hungary into the European Union&rsquo...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 23, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nick Cohen Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Sweden Europe Infectious diseases World news Science Microbiology Medical research Source Type: news

United States Leads the World in Covid-19 Deaths
By Joseph ChamieNEW YORK, May 18 2020 (IPS) It’s an indisputable fact: the United States leads the world in the number of Covid-19 deaths. As of 15 May, three months after the country’s first confirmed coronavirus death, the US death toll from the pandemic has reached a remarkable 88,000 deaths. That rising figure is more than double the number of coronavirus deaths of the next highest country, the United Kingdom at 34,000 deaths. The pandemic is still in its early stages and many fear the worst is yet to come. Today’s coronavirus mortality picture will no doubt change over time, continuing to evolve and ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joseph Chamie Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Coronavirus Source Type: news

Why has eastern Europe suffered less from coronavirus than the west?
Most important reason for discrepancy appears to be implementation of early lockdownCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe coronavirus map of Europe makes one thing clear: the richer nations of western Europe have suffered more from the virus than countries in the eastern half of the EU, almost without exceptions.Comparing figures from different countriescan be fraught with difficulty, and many factors can potentially skew the numbers. But the comparison between western Europe on the one hand, and central and eastern Europe on the other, shows a difference in coronavirus rates that is too sta...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - May 5, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Shaun Walker in Budapest and Helena Smith in Athens Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Europe European Union Infectious diseases Health Medical research Science World news UK news Czech Republic Slovakia Greece Society Hungary Source Type: news

Hungary PM warns of potential second coronavirus wave in October-November
Hungary needs to prepare for a potential second wave of coronavirus cases in October and November after a likely slowdown in the outbreak's infection rate in the summer, the prime minister told state radio on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Press Freedom Needs Protection from Pandemic too
By Farhana Haque RahmanROME, Apr 30 2020 (IPS) Wearing an orange jacket and face mask, Li Zehua, a Chinese freelance journalist, can be seen filming himself in a car. He is sure that state security agents have been pursuing him since he began documenting events in Hubei’s capital Wuhan, the first epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic. A second YouTube video, circulating widely since he launched his appeal, ends abruptly when two men knock at his apartment. He has just reappeared online after two months, saying police interrogated him and put him in quarantine and that he was well looked after during this period. Other ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Farhana Haque Rahman Tags: Crime & Justice Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Press Freedom TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY: Journalism Without Fear or Favour
By External SourceApr 29 2020 (IPS) MEDIA WORLDWIDE is facing crises on multiple fronts, exacerbated by the COVID19 pandemic. Reporters without Borders released its 2020 World Press Freedom Index on April 21st, noting that the Coronavirus is being used by authoritarian governments to implement “shock doctrine” measures that would be impossible in normal times. The index shows a “clear correlation between suppression of media freedom in response to the Coronavirus pandemic, and a country’s ranking in the Index.” Of the 180 countries and territories in the index, Iran (ranked at 173) censored t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Multimedia Press Freedom TerraViva United Nations Video World Press Freedom Day 2020 Source Type: news

Latest results of myriapod research from the 18th International Congress of Myriapodology
(Pensoft Publishers) Last year, the 18th International Congress of Myriapodology brought together the world's experts on the curious, yet still largely unknown multi-legged centipedes, millipedes, pauropods, symphylans and velvet worms. Held between 25th and 31st August 2019 at the Hungarian Natural History Museum in Budapest, the biennial event saw the announcement of the latest findings related to the diversity, distribution and biology of these creatures, some of which are now available in the open-access scholarly journal ZooKeys. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Economic Chaos Fuels Hunger and Strongmen
The E.U. accused Poland and Hungary of undermining democracy — and gave them billions in aid. Iran may be executing prisoners who feared infection. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Coronavirus World News: Crisis Fuels Economic Chaos, Hunger and Strongmen
The E.U. accused Poland and Hungary of undermining democracy — and gave them billions in aid. Iran may be executing prisoners who feared infection. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Citizen Action is Central to the Global Response to COVID-19
By Isabel Ortiz and Walden BelloNEW YORK and MANILA, Apr 22 2020 (IPS) The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created an unprecedented human and economic crisis. Governments are taking strong actions, enforcing quarantines to reduce contagion, testing populations, building emergency intensive care units. Governments have also launched large fiscal stimulus plans to protect jobs and the economy, as well as temporary social protection programs such as income/food support, subsidies to utilities and care services. Isabel OrtizBut in many countries, even stronger actions are needed if we are to protect lives and jobs. States...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Isabel Ortiz and Walden Bello Tags: Active Citizens Development & Aid Economy & Trade Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Lives Lost: Holocaust survivor was Israel’s 1st virus victim
Arie Even survived the Holocaust in Hungary, and some other close calls since, but he couldn’t escape the wrath of the global pandemic ravaging the elderly (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Namibia: Govt Bans Poultry Imports From Hungary, Poland Over Avian Flu
[Namibia Economist] The Ministry of Agriculture last week stopped importation of live poultry products from Poland and Hungary following the outbreak of an influenza attacking the birds. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 14, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

China's 'mask diplomacy' wins support in Eastern Europe
Some Eastern European countries like Serbia, Hungary and the Czech Republic are praising China for its shipments of medical aid amid the coronavirus pandemic, while also playing down assistance they have received from the European Union (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - April 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Don't let free speech be a casualty of coronavirus. We need it more than ever | Cas Mudde
Despots like Hungary ’s Viktor Orbán are banning speech to ‘fight’ Covid-19. But more democratic countries are tooCoronavirus – latest US updatesCoronavirus – latest global updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIn times of crisis, liberal democratic institutions and values are vulnerable to authoritarian power grabs, or corona coups, as we are seeingaround the world today. One of the first victims, as always, is freedom of speech. But the current attack on free speech is particularly dangerous, because it does not only target, reasonably, “fake news” on coronavirus, but als...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Cas Mudde Tags: Coronavirus outbreak US politics Infectious diseases Science Health Health policy Public services policy Healthcare industry Hungary Viktor Orb án Source Type: news

Mardil Medical Treats 3rd Patient in FMR Trial
There’s no doubt mostly everything has been put on pause as a response to the coronavirus outbreak. However, even as the virus is taking top priority in healthcare, there are still some clinical trials unrelated to the pandemic that are making progress. Recently, cardiovascular specialist Mardil Medical completed the treatment of a third patient in its clinical trial to treat Type IIIB Functional Mitral Valve Regurgitation (FMR) with an improved VenTouch. The Minneapolis, MN-based company’s device is a minimally invasive option and combination therapy that simultaneously treats the disto...
Source: MDDI - April 3, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Cardiovascular Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

The Lives Lost to Coronavirus
One of the biggest challenges of this unsettling time is the isolation we feel as we’re separated from friends and family, all the people for whom we care most deeply. But just being alone is only part of the difficulty. Our sense of remoteness is intensified by a pall of unease we can’t define: Loss and sorrow are also in the air. We fear losing—or we may have already lost—people we love. And when we work up the courage to look beyond our individual personal spheres, we see that many people who have made our world better, in big and small ways, have vanished before we were ready to let them go. But...
Source: TIME: Health - April 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: TIME Staff Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature remembrance Source Type: news

Hungary's Alkaloida says it can mass produce hydroxychloroquine for coronavirus use: media
Hungarian pharma company Alkaloida Zrt has asked for a domestic distribution licence for its drug Hydroxychloroquine and can produce 20 million pills, enough to treat 2.2 million people infected with coronavirus, the firm said on Friday. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

A needs-based support for #MeToo: power and morality needs shape women's and men's support of the campaign - Kende A, Ny úl B, Lantos NA, Hadarics M, Petlitski D, Kehl J, Shnabel N.
The #MeToo campaign mobilized millions of women around the world to draw attention to the pervasiveness of sexual harassment. We conducted an online survey in Hungary (N = 10,293) immediately at the campaign's onset, and two subsequent studies in Israel an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The pioneering doctor behind hand-washing
In the mid-19th century, after studying the mortality rates at hospital wards, Hungarian doctor Ignaz Semmelweis determined that proper hand hygiene could make all the difference between life and death — and his ideas were rejected. Lee Cowan reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ignaz Semmelweis, the pioneering doctor behind hand-washing
The 19th-century Hungarian doctor determined that proper hand hygiene could make all the difference between life and death – and his ideas were rejected (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Austria tightens border controls as coronavirus cases reach 2,000
(Natural News) Cases of coronavirus in Austria topped 2,000 Thursday as infections rose at a double-digit rate. The increase in number comes even as most people are now staying at home. In response to this, officials will extend border controls to more countries. Austria’s Health Ministry confirmed that the country would extend controls to its borders with Hungary... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Coronavirus Outbreak Is a Critical Test for the European Union. So Far, It ’s Failing
When the clapping started, it was impossible not to feel moved. At 8 p.m. on March 17, people across the Netherlands leaned out of windows and congregated on doorstops to make a show of support for medical workers battling the coronavirus. First it was just a few claps, before the sound spread down my street in the Hague, working up to a crescendo of whistles and whoops. Fireworks sounded in the distance. A neighbor I had never spoken to waved from across the street. The warmth and goodwill was the epitome of what it means to be part of a community—a scene also playing out in Italy, Spain and France as stricken neigh...
Source: TIME: Health - March 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Charlotte McDonald-Gibson/The Hague Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Londontime Source Type: news

Keep it clean: The surprising 130-year history of handwashing
Until the mid-1800s, doctors didn ’t bother washing their hands – they would go from dissecting a cadaver to delivering a child. Then a Hungarian medic made an essential, much-resisted breakthroughSee all our coronavirus coverageIt felt strange when Boris Johnson emerged from the first Covid-19 Cobra meeting on 2 March and told us to wash our hands while singing Happy Birthday. The preppers among us had panic-shopped while awaiting his pronouncements, and others fretted about vulnerable loved ones, travel plans, the nightmare of simultaneous homeworking and home-schooling, and not being able to work at all. And...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 18, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Amy Fleming Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Medical research Microbiology Science World news Source Type: news

EU brings in travel ban as France joins coronavirus lockdown
All travel into Schengen area is suspended while Donald Trump admits scale of challengeCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe EU has endorsed the strictest travel ban in its history as France joined Italy and Spain in full lockdown and Donald Trump told Americans to change their behaviour,acknowledging for the first time that beating the coronavirus could take months.EU leaders on Tuesday suspended all travel into the passport-free Schengen zone by non-EU nationals for at least 30 days in an attempt to instil uniformity across the bloc after some member states, including Austria, Hungary, the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley Europe correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak France Italy Spain Europe Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news European Union Source Type: news

Coronavirus: EU travel ban imminent as France enters 'war' footing
Macron tells citizens to prepare for ‘long and difficult crisis’ ahead of EU leaders’ conferenceCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe EU is set to endorse the strictest travel ban in its history as France joined Italy and Spain in full lockdown and Donald Trump told Americans to change their behaviour, acknowledging for the first time that beating the coronavirus could take months.EU leaders are expected on Tuesday to suspend all travel into the passport-free Schengen zone by non-EU nationals for at least 30 days in a bid to instil uniformity across the bloc after some memb...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Jon Henley, Europe correspondent Tags: Coronavirus outbreak France Italy Spain Europe Infectious diseases Medical research Science World news European Union Source Type: news

Kinepict gets FDA clearance for angiography software
Hungarian medical software developer Kinepict Health has garnered U.S. Food...Read more on AuntMinnie.com (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Energy drink consumption, depression, and salutogenic sense of coherence among adolescents and young adults - T óth Á, Soós R, Szovák E, Najbauer NM, Tényi D, Csábi G, Wilhelm M.
This study assesses the frequency, motivations, and adverse effects of energy drink consumption, and examines how the process of becoming a regular consumer is c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents 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 - 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