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Thai rescue: How to help the boys survive months in a cave

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Expert comment from Mike Tipton on how the trapped Thai football team survived

Period3 Jul 2018 → 4 Jul 2018

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TitleThai football team's mental health is key to survival, experts say
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Guardian
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/07/18
Producer/AuthorAgence France-Presse
URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/jul/04/thai-football-teams-mental-health-is-key-to-survival-experts-say
PersonsMike Tipton
Title'A PERFECT STORM' Thai cave hell could leave boys with muscle wastage, infections and nightmares for years to come, experts warn
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Irish Sun
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date4/07/18
DescriptionTHE Thai football team and their coach trapped inside a flooded cave may suffer a huge mental and physical toll caused by their harrowing ordeal, experts warn.

If left in the caves for long, a “perfect storm” of grim living conditions could trigger muscle atrophy, infections, a confused body clock and PTSD-triggering trauma.
Producer/AuthorCorey Charlton
URLhttps://www.thesun.ie/news/2804678/thai-cave-hell-could-leave-boys-with-muscle-wastage-infections-and-nightmares-for-years-to-come-experts-warn/
PersonsMike Tipton
TitleThai rescue: How to help the boys survive months in a cave
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletNew Scientist
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date3/07/18
Producer/AuthorJordan Hindson
URLhttps://www.newscientist.com/article/2173368-thai-rescue-how-to-help-the-boys-survive-months-in-a-cave/?utm_campaign=RSS%7CNSNS&utm_source=NSNS&utm_medium=RSS&utm_content=news&campaign_id=RSS%7CNSNS-news
PersonsMike Tipton
TitleThai boys need hope, exercise to survive cave ordeal: experts
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMail Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date3/07/18
DescriptionExperts say the survival of 12 boys and their football coach trapped in a Thai cave may ultimately hinge on mental rather than physical toughness as rescuers figure out how to free them, a process that could take weeks or even months.
Producer/AuthorAFP
URLwww.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5914111/Thai-boys-need-hope-exercise-survive-cave-ordeal-experts.html
PersonsMike Tipton

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