Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital performs first pediatric robotic fundoplication in Inland Empire

Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital performs first pediatric robotic fundoplication in Inland Empire

  Loma Linda, CA, August 19, 2019 — Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital performed a robotic-assisted Nissen fundoplication surgery in July on a young patient, ridding him of lifelong painful reflux issues and further extending the hospital’s use of robotic surgery for children.   Edward P. Tagge, MD, pediatric surgeon at LLU Childre

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

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

Unexpected Ways Health Actually Reaches the Soul in Russia

Unexpected Ways Health Actually Reaches the Soul in Russia

Yoshkar-Ola, Russia – Recently, in the Yoshkar-Ola Seventh-day Adventist Church, in Yoshkar-Ola Russia, nine people were baptized. Most of those baptized first attended the “Ecological and Soul Ecology” program run by the Adventist Church’s health food store and café Lentil. A little more than a year ago, the Health and Education Centers "Keys to H

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 Boost Your Health with this Ancient Diet

How to Boost Your Health with this Ancient Diet

The Daniel Fast diet is a dietary modification plan emphasizing simplicity and plant-based nutrition inspired by a character from a book in the Bible. The book of Daniel, which is named for the main character, highlights Daniel’s food choices and describes their positive physical, intellectual, and spiritual outcomes. These same beneficial outcomes

NAD Health Summit Equips Leaders and Practitioners to Promote Holistic Healing within Churches and Communities

NAD Health Summit Equips Leaders and Practitioners to Promote Holistic Healing within Churches and Communities

ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO — More than 150 people were empowered to embody the healing ministry of Jesus during the North American Division Health Summit 2019 in Albuquerque New Mexico, on January 20-26. The summit was themed “Healing of the Nations,” which was based on Revelation 22:2 (KJV): “And the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nat

How to Avoid the Soon-To-Be Number One Killer

How to Avoid the Soon-To-Be Number One Killer

LOMA LINDA, CALIFORNIA — The death rate from heart disease has been dropping for the past few decades, and it will soon be overtaken by the malady that’s now the second-biggest killer in the United States: cancer. While I’m grateful for the medical community’s cancer treatment innovations, increased prevention measures and improved screenings, make