First Class of Medical Graduates from the Adventist University in the Philippines Make History

First Class of Medical Graduates from the Adventist University in the Philippines Make History

“Dear Prima Lux, pioneer class of 2019, the Department of Education in the General Conference Headquarters is proud of you!” said Adventist Church education director Lisa Beardsley-Hardy. “AUP stands tall among the 115 universities and colleges that belong to the Seventh-day Adventist system around the world. And from those, only six have a medical

Loma Linda University School of Medicine Announces Tamara Thomas as New Dean

Loma Linda University School of Medicine Announces Tamara Thomas as New Dean

LOMA LINDA, CA – June 26, 2019 – The Loma Linda University Health Board of Trustees has appointed Tamara Thomas, MD, to serve as executive vice president for Medical Affairs and dean of the School of Medicine effective July 1. Thomas, an emergency medicine physician, has served as the school’s vice dean for academic affairs since 2011.   Thoma

Little Secrets to a Rich Academic Career

Little Secrets to a Rich Academic Career

Proper Education Needed Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. Those who are seeking to obtain an education should labor as though they could see heavenly intelligences looking upon them with the deepest interest. Let the youth seek to acquire knowledge in one line afte

Adventist Hospital Launching Attack on the Opioid Epidemic

Adventist Hospital Launching Attack on the Opioid Epidemic

Hanford, Calif. USA – Every day, more than 130 people in the United States die after overdosing on opioids, including prescription opioids, heroin, and illicitly manufactured fentanyl — a powerful synthetic opioid — according to the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). The addiction is also known to bring instability and ch

Loma Linda makes strides in the world of stem cell research

Loma Linda makes strides in the world of stem cell research

Doctors at Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital recently conducted the institution’s first stem cell transplant in a sickle cell disease patient, effectively curing her of the inherited blood disease. The successful procedure offers hope and accessible treatment to those suffering from the disease in the Inland Empire and surrounding regions.

How to Keep God at the Center of Healthcare

How to Keep God at the Center of Healthcare

RELATED ARTICLE: Health Reform and the Writings of Ellen G. White The High Calling of Our Health Institutions The management of our sanitariums involves a great deal. Those connected with them have a noble work to do, and right principles are to be strictly maintained. The workers are to labor for the establishment and support of the work of God in

Research Results That Will Make You Want to be Vegan

Research Results That Will Make You Want to be Vegan

LOMA LINDA, CA — A vegan diet was found to produce the healthiest levels of diet-related biomarkers compared to other diet patterns, according to a Loma Linda University study. The study was reported last month in The Journal of Nutrition. Like clues at a crime scene, biomarkers in blood, urine, fat tissue and other biospecimens can serve as indica