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Suicidal Behaviors . American Journal of Psychiatry 160 : 1 – 50 . Anderson , P. ( 2011 ): Economic Crisis and Mental Health and Wellbeing. Background Paper for the WHO

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. – Francis , D. V. – Gibson-Davis , C. M. ( 2017 ): Linking Job Loss, Inequality, Mental Health, and Education . Science , 356 ( 6343 ): 1127 – 1128 . Becker , G. S. – Tomes , N

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A healthy Hungarian society in 2025: Vision or possible reality?

Inexpensive preventive action plans, instead of a costly reorganization of public health services, for shaping health-conscious, future-oriented thinking

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Author: Zoltán Vass

If one extrapolates present social circumstances, one comes to the conclusion that much more emphasis should be placed on health and physical activity, possibly through the life-span development of younger generations, in order to avoid the negative influences of civilization. Otherwise, humans will not be able to compensate for the absence of health even with an enormous aggregation of financial and cultural goods. In other words, accumulated knowledge and capital are worth little without health. To deal with the new challenges of sport, health, and physical activity on their merits, the old-fashioned mode of thinking should be refashioned or should be replaced. This process is possible only with a number of substantial changes that will be able to influence common knowledge in order to educate an active, creative, healthy, and self-confident society. Today, in an economically and culturally unstable environment, the smallest effects can cause a number of unpredictable (favorable or unfavorable) changes in our everyday life due to negative feedback. For this very reason, in our knowledge-based society, optimal physical and mental health and their practical applicability in everyday life should be an achievable goal for the individual. This paper is addressed to explore the thinking of secondary school students about social regeneration in Hungary by asking them what kind of tools they can imagine which could help them achieve an optimal physical and mental health and how they can apply the knowledge in their future adult life. The young people involved in this research claim that physical education (PE) in secondary schools can provide an acceptable tool for the required regeneration and it can prove to be adequate in the formation of a health-confident society as well. The present paper claims, however, that physical education is able to fulfill this role only if it goes through massive structural changes taking the demands and claims of the younger generation into consideration.

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166 Lu, L. - Kao, S.-F. (1999): Group Differences in Work Stress: Demographic Job and Occupational Factors. Formosa Journal of Mental Health , 12: 23

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. WHO ( 2001 ): The World Health Report 2001. Mental Health . New Understanding. New Hope. Geneva WHO . Zadek , S. ( 1993 ): The Practice of Buddhist Economics? Another

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. Dorahy , M. - Lewis , J. C. A. - Schumaker J. F. - Akuamoah-Boateng , R. - Duze , M. - Sibiya , T. E. ( 1998 ): A Cross-cultural Analysis of Religion and Life Satisfaction . Mental Health, Religion & Culture 1 : 37 – 43

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): Elmeegészségért felelősök és jövőkutatók az agresszió humánus kezeléséért [Futurists and Mental Health Experts for the Humane Treatment of Aggression] . Psychiatria Hungarica 17 ( 4 ): 358 – 366

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1 1 10 Creed, P.A. - Hicks, R.E. - Machin, M.A. (1998): Behavioural Plasticity and Mental Health Outcomes for Long-Term Unemployed Attending

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conditions such as assets, income, pension and insurance. In addition, it also collected information about background and participation in the labour market; demographic characteristics of individuals, including physical and mental health; as well as

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Authors: Óscar Brito Fernandes, Mukhethwa Netshiombo, László Gulácsi, Niek S. Klazinga, Márta Péntek, and Petra Baji

first national survey on patient experiences in the inpatient and outpatient settings, and in mental health establishments ( Department of Health 2017 ). This very important document showed the Government's commitment to improving quality of care and

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