Adventist Volunteers Plant Trees to Create Ecological Awareness in Brazil

Adventist Volunteers Plant Trees to Create Ecological Awareness in Brazil

June 30, 2018 Church-led environmental initiative highlights the importance of caring for nature. By: Andréa Figueiró, South American Division News & Adventist Review More than 600 volunteers took part in an Adventist-led tree-planting initiative in Paraíba State, in northeast Brazil, on June 3, 2018. The plan, backed by the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in […]

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“Is That All There Is?”

“Is That All There Is?”

June 30, 2018 “Safely dead” is all one bestselling author has to offer in the way of solace. By: Gary B. Swanson After compiling and closely examining hundreds of scientific studies, researchers have concluded that since the very beginning of civilization, humankind has eliminated 83 percent of all wild mammals on Earth—and half the plants.[1] Think […]

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Study Finds Connection Between Attention Deficit Disorder and Video Game Addiction

Study Finds Connection Between Attention Deficit Disorder and Video Game Addiction

June 29, 2018 Researchers at Loma Linda University confirm some of science’s latest findings. By: Janelle Ringer, Loma Linda University Health News A study by researchers at Loma Linda University, a Seventh-day Adventist institution in Loma Linda, California, United States, says ADHD severity is associatedwith video game addiction. The study by Loma Linda University School of Behavioral Health researchers found that […]

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Adventist University Gets $50,000 Grant for Racial Justice and Equity

Adventist University Gets $50,000 Grant for Racial Justice and Equity

June 28, 2018 US Southern Adventist University one of the selected among hundreds of schools. By: Southern Adventist University News Southern Adventist University (SAU), a Seventh-day Adventist school in Collegedale, Tennessee, United States, received a $50,000 grant in June 2018 from Lumina Foundation’s Fund for Racial Justice and Equity. A project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, […]

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Sydney Adventist Hospital Surgeons Perform Complex Robotic Surgery

Sydney Adventist Hospital Surgeons Perform Complex Robotic Surgery

June 27, 2018 Dual-console operation, a first for the health-care institution. By: Leisa O’Connor, Adventist Record In a first for Sydney Adventist Hospital, a complex dual-console gynecological operation using the state-of-the-art da Vinci robot has been performed with the surgeons working side by side simultaneously. Sydney Adventist Hospital, known as the San, is currently one of only four […]

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