Andrews University (AU) has embarked on a health and wellness mission to become the healthiest university in the US and to help everyone live life to the fullest! The university-wide initiative, Mission: Fully Alive, has been sparking a renewed revival on campus to make health and wellness a foundational pillar of the educational experience at AU. In May 2017, AU received the “Gold Level” recognition from the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) for being an exercise-promoting campus as part of the “Exercise-is-Medicine On Campus” nation-wide initiative for a second year in a row.
On May 8-10, Union Health Directors from across the TED came together in Budapest to explore priorities, share ideas and resources, and make plans for comprehensive health ministry outreach in their territories. Dr. Torben Bergland, TED HM Director, shared the mission and vision for the TED HM department, and facilitated discussions on best practices, challenges, and opportunities within the territory. Mental health is a major focus of the strategic plan for the division, and Dr.
Tomorrow, August 21, 2017 many will have the opportunity to view the first total solar eclipse visible across the U.S. in the last 99 years. Without proper eye protection to watch it, the macula (the center part of the retina) can easily be burned causing temporary or permanent vision loss.
PositiveTip: There are really only three safe ways of viewing the eclipse. Click here to learn how you can enjoy seeing the eclipse safely. Please enjoy it safely.