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2012-02-01 20:00:00

Nation needs shift from ℠disease and illness to wellness and prevention,´ Benjamin says Orlando, Florida, United States (PRWEB) February 01, 2012 In a show of solidarity with hundreds of Seventh-day Adventist health professionals, health ministry leaders and pastors from North America this week, United States Surgeon General Regina Benjamin advocated a “holistic approach” to well-being. “If we really want to change and reform healthcare in this country, we need...

2011-08-10 15:54:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Adventist Medical Center (AMC) is ranked as one of the top hospitals in the nation in terms of value. The hospital has again been recognized as a Community Value Five-Star® hospital based on a Community Value Index® (CVI) score. The annual independent assessment conducted by Cleverley Associates provides consumers a logical and meaningful evaluation of the United States hospital industry. "We are...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.