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Peace on Earth

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 4th Quarter 2022 We are celebrating another Christmas Season and will shortly welcome another New Year. I recall as a child how painfully long … Continued

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Nutrition Factsheets

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 4th Quarter 2022 The General Conference Nutrition Council (GCNC) has produced several articles with an evidence-based scientific foundation that helps to clarify some essential … Continued

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Adventist church health-related statements

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 4th Quarter 2022 Over the years, the Seventh-day Adventist church has produced several statements and guidelines related to healthy living and whole-person health. They … Continued

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Female Genital Mutilation (Feb 6).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 4th Quarter 2022 Since 2012, the UN General Assembly has designated February 6th as the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation … Continued

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CELEBRATIONS brochures for health promotion.

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 4th Quarter 2022 CELEBRATIONS is a comprehensive wellness program that can empower people to experience optimal health and share it with others. It’s based … Continued

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Trauma-Informed Churches

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 3rd Quarter 2022 November 19 is the World Day for the Prevention of Violence Against Children. While COVID-19 has hijacked the center stage of … Continued

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities (December 3).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 3rd Quarter 2022 It is estimated that one billion live with some form of disability. People with disabilities are among the most excluded groups … Continued

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World Day for the Prevention of Child Violence (November19).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 3rd Quarter 2022 The World Day for Prevention of Child Abuse takes place annually with an international coalition of advocacy organizations for women and … Continued

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Youth Alive Mental Health Initiative.

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 3rd Quarter 2022 Among the troubling mental health issues faced by many globally during the COVID-19 pandemic, the numbers among young adults stand out! … Continued

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World Mental Health Awareness Day (October 10).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 3rd Quarter 2022 The COVID-19 pandemic has created a global mental health crisis due to the related short- and long-term stresses that undermine millions’ … Continued

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Riding with a Mission

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2022 On May 22, 2022, I and seven other cyclists embarked on our most challenging sports adventure ever, the “I Will Go” … Continued

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World Humanitarian Day (August 19 ).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2022 Humanitarian aid workers provide life – saving assistance to suffering people all over the world. Those workers who live in conflict … Continued

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World Day Against Trafficking in Persons (July 31).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2022 Many victims of human trafficking have experienced ignorance or misunderstanding in their attempts to get help. This year’s world day against … Continued

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International Youth Day (June 15).

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2022 On this special youth day, the United Nations is focusing on Intergenerational Solidarity: Creating a World for All Ages. The 2022 … Continued

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GC session posters and exhibits.

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 2nd Quarter 2022 The GC session offered a virtual exhibition experience to Adventists around the world , bringing unique insight into the global church. … Continued

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No Health Without Mental Health!

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2022 Writing to his friend Gaius, John the Revelator writes the following: “Dear Friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health … Continued

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World no Tobacco Day (May 31)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2022 The COVID-19 pandemic has led to millions of tobacco users saying they want to quit when they realize that smoking increases … Continued

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World Health Day (April 7)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2022 This year the World Health Organization (WHO) invites all to join a new campaign raising awareness about how the environment relates … Continued

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World Immunization Week (last week in April)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2022 The ultimate goal of World Immunization Week is for more people–and their communities–to be protected from vaccine-preventable diseases. Go to https://bit.ly/38ehrcV … Continued

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COVID-19 Mental Health Initiative (MHI)

Source: The Health Connection Newsletter | 1st Quarter 2022 Share this initiative supporting mental health among youth and young adults during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Through this COVID-19 Mental … Continued

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