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Two More People Confirmed to Be Infected with Monkeypox

Sep 22, 2022

Two more cases of monkeypox were confirmed in the laboratory of the National Public Health Center (NNK) last week, bringing the total number of cases diagnosed in Hungary to 77. The NNK told MTI on Thursday that the new cases – a 25-year-old man and a 38-year-old man – are in isolation at home, and […]

Number of Monkeypox Cases in Hungary Increases to 71

Sep 9, 2022

The National Center for Public Health (NNK) has confirmed monkeypox infection in another person, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 71 in Hungary, the NNK told the state news agency MTI on Friday. The statement said that last week, a 36-year-old man visited a health service provider in the capital with symptoms suggestive […]

Number of Monkeypox Cases in Hungary Rises to 70

Sep 1, 2022

The National Public Health Center (NNK) has confirmed monkeypox infection in six more people. Including them, it is 70 people who have been diagnosed with the disease in Hungary, the NNK told the state news agency MTI on Thursday. The Center said the cases confirmed last week were men aged between 29 and 43 living […]

Number of Monkeypox Cases in Hungary Increases to 64

Aug 26, 2022

The National Center for Public Health (NNK) has confirmed two more cases of monkeypox in the 33rd week – from 15 to 21 August – bringing the total number of cases in Hungary to 64, the state news agency MTI reports. The NNK said on Friday that the general condition of the 22 and 31-year-old […]

Monkeypox Vaccine Arrives in Hungary

Aug 16, 2022

Hungary receives 2,560 doses of the vaccine against monkeypox, which is sufficient to vaccinate 1,280 people, the National Public Health Center (NNK) told the state news agency MTI this Tuesday. The vaccine consists of two doses, which will be administered one month apart. They added that the vaccine, which is available in limited quantities, will […]

No. of Monkeypox Cases in Hungary has Increased to 42

Aug 4, 2022

Nine more men aged 23-50 have been confirmed to be infected with monkeypox in Hungary, bringing the number of infected cases to 42, the National Public Health Center (NNK) told the state news agency MTI on Thursday. Between July 25 and 31, the infected persons visited their local health service with symptoms suggestive of monkeypox, […]

Semmelweis University and Roche: Cooperation Agreement

May 20, 2022

A strategic cooperation agreement between Semmelweis University and Roche Hungary, a healthcare company at the forefront of biotechnology and diagnostics, will bring significant advances in R&D activities, particularly in the fields of oncology, haematology, immunology, neurology and ophthalmology. The research projects can greatly contribute to the treatment of rare and serious diseases, as well as […]

Application to FDA for Further Use of Cariprazine

Feb 22, 2022

AbbVie, the partner company of the Hungarian pharmaceutical firm Gedeon Richter Plc., has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for cariprazine (VRAYLAR®) to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the adjunctive treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD) in patients who are receiving ongoing antidepressant therapy. The submission is supported by results from […]

Achieving the Body of Your Dreams

Aug 7, 2021

People who would continuously like to improve their appearance can achieve a lot from exercise to diets. However, they do not always help and that is when new technologies come into the picture. That is what the ‘Dream Body & More’ body slimming studio, located in downtown Budapest with easy access from both the Buda […]

Increasing Incidence of Melanoma in Hungary

Jun 3, 2021

The incidence of melanoma, a skin cancer, is increasing in Hungary, with the number of newly diagnosed cases reaching three thousand a year, the Hungarian state news agency MTI learned at an online press conference on the subject this Thursday. Eszter Baltás, Associate Professor at the Department of Dermatology and Allergology of the University of […]

A Reference Hub in Gastroenterology

Sándor Laczkó
May 5, 2021

The Affidea Gastroenterology Center in downtown Budapest awaits patients with the continent’s most modern diagnostic equipment, the excellence of the national gastroenterology profession – trained experts with many years of experience – and a pleasant environment. The number of newly discovered cancers dropped significantly in 2020 since the start of the pandemic, presumably due to […]

For a Healthy Partnership

Sándor Laczkó
May 3, 2021

The PRIMUS Private Healthcare Providers Association was established in March 2017 by twelve key members of the domestic private healthcare sector with the intention of promoting the emergence of an ethically functioning, private healthcare sector that fully complies with patient safety requirements. “When PRIMUS was established, our primary objectives were to clean up the sector,” […]

Over 1,000 People Join World Cancer Walk in Hungary

Jan 10, 2021

Thirty towns and cities in Hungary joined the call of the Hungarian Cancer League and took part in the World Cancer Walk on Sunday, the organization told the state news agency MTI. The initiator of the World Cancer Walk is the NGO ‘Relay For Life’. Although many walks, hikes, parades have been / are / […]

Motorbike Parade Against Breast Cancer

Sándor Laczkó
Sep 26, 2020

This Saturday, the Hungarian League Against Cancer organized a motorcycle parade in Budapest for the 4th time to draw attention to screening and early detection of breast cancer. Participants marched through the city on motorcycles in a pink T-shirt and accessories (corresponding to the color of breast cancer. The event was hosted by Balázs Rozványi, […]

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