Andrews University officially launched its new University Health & Wellness initiative on Wednesday, September 23, built on the principle and Andrews core strength of Live Wholly. This new initiative is ongoing and includes the development and construction of a Health & Wellness Center, currently still in planning stages.
Fifty students, their family and friends joined the administrators and faculty at the Adventist University of Chile on March 24, 2015, to inaugurate the first Diploma in Evangelism and Health Promotion. This is the first course of it´s kind offered by a faculty of theology, and is a very significant step to blending the gospel ministry with the healing ministry of Jesus.
Italian scientists found when 153 adult volunteers adhered to a diet high in fruits, vegetables and whole grains they had higher levels of certain gut microbes and microbial metabolites. These gut constituents are recognized to protect against inflammatory diseases and colon cancer. This diet was high in fiber, but simply taking a fiber supplement will not have the same beneficial effects. Choosing real, whole foods provides the benefits.
PositiveTip: Consume a diet with an abundance of fruits, vegetables and whole grains.