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Sharing Wholeness and Serving All During a Pandemic

Disease, discomfort, disconnection, disparities and death! The COVID-19 Pandemic has shone a discouraging light on all of these issues. The statistics become “old news” – 178,000,000 cases, 3,845,000 deaths, 196 countries, and 2.5 billion doses of vaccines administered globally.

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Campmeeting Program Health Presentations.

If you missed the global campmeeting health presentations, here is your chance to still watch them. You may access all health presentations for the global campmeeting by registering on the link below and clicking on the health presentations.

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Youth Alive and Mental Health.

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2021 Access a full program discussing the pressing issue of Mental Health impacting youth and young adults during the pandemic. Check the conversations of youth, experts and youth leaders discussing their own experiences and sharing resources that can make a difference for the mental wellbeing of the … Continued

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World Day Against Trafficking in Persons (July 31).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2021 Many victims of human trafficking have experienced ignorance or misunderstanding in their attempts to get help. This year’s world day against trafficking in person theme is “Victims’ Voices Lead the Way.” It highlights the importance of listening to and learning from survivors of human trafficking. This … Continued

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World Humanitarian Day (August 14).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2021 This year World Humanitarian Day comes as the world continues to fight the COVID-19 pandemic over recent months. Aid workers are overcoming unprecedented access hurdles to assist people in humanitarian crises in 54 countries. The Adventist Church through ADRA and the GC Health department have been … Continued

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Up in Smoke

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2021 Many of our plans for 2020 went up in smoke because of an invisible aggressor: SARS-COV-2. This novel coronavirus has challenged just about every healthcare and public health system around the world. Depending on where you live, the impact on personal health and loss of life … Continued

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COVID-19 Health Ministries Resource Page

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2021 The COVID-19 outbreak and response have been accompanied by an “infodemic, an over-abundance of information, some accurate and some not, that makes it hard for people to find trustworthy sources and reliable guidance when they need it. The General Conference Health Ministries (HM) department continues to … Continued

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COVID-19 Mental Health Initiative (MHI)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2021 This is an initiative supporting mental health among youth and young adults during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Through this COVID-19 Mental Health initiative we can counter isolation, loneliness and hopelessness by stimulating positive coping strategies and establishing appropriate support structures and initiatives where we are. … Continued

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World Health Day (April 7)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2021 This year the World Health Organization (WHO) is inviting all to join a new campaign to build a fairer, healthier world. As the COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted, some people are able to live healthier lives and have better access to health services than others. COVID-19 has … Continued

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World No Tobacco Day (May 31).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic has led to millions of tobacco users saying they want to quit when they realize that smoking increases the risk of severe COVID-19 disease. This year’s campaign theme “Commit to Quit” focuses on helping provide resources for people of all ages to leave … Continued

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