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  1. Marijuana use has no effect on kidney transplant outcomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... living donor would have a functioning kidney 5 and 10 years after transplantation. ... Researchers at Loma Linda University Health found that kidney transplantation can be safely performed using organs testing positive for the hepatitis C virus ...

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  2. What Gets You Out of Bed in the Morning?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Psychology Today

    ... positive experiences can improve our health. Medical researcher Lee S. Berk and his colleagues at Loma Linda University have found that when healthy male subjects anticipated watching a favorite comedy video, they had 27 percent more ...

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  3. WW II Army surgeon: 'You just let them know you're going to make them better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in Clermont , was drafted into the Army during World War II with the rest of his senior class at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine in California and then dispatched to treat soldiers who had limbs blown off in combat. "The fact of the ...

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  4. Scientists Take A New Look At Protecting Vision In SpaceRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 1 | Aero-News Network

    ... stress, which is significant because it suggests to us why the damage occurs," said Xiao W. Mao of Loma Linda University School of Medicine and Medical Center in California and also one of the authors. "Once we know that, we can eventually develop ...

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  5. Why I'll keep eating beef over beans to benefit the planetRead the original story

    Friday Nov 2 | Beef Magazine

    ... nutrition researcher] and a team of scientists from Oregon State University, Bard College, and Loma Linda University, calculated just what would happen if every American made one dietary change: substituting beans for beef. They found that if ...

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  6. Meet plein-air artist John Budicin at Loma Linda Cultural Arts Association programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 2 | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... A $5 donation is requested from those who are not members of the Loma Linda Cultural Arts Association. Loma Linda University students may attend at no cost. The association's Fall/Winter Classic Art Show is on display through Dec. 4 at the Loma ...

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  7. Reusable bags could kill about 20 people a year claims politicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... restrict plastic bag use, and brought in a ban in 2007. Researchers at the University of Arizona and Loma Linda University found 97 per cent of shoppers did not regularly wash their bags, if ever. The store's standard reusable bags were tested to ...

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  8. Salute to Teachers: For Toni Roberts of Santa Ynez,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Noozhawk

    ... relationship needs." Roberts is the mother to two adult daughters. One is a clinical therapist at Loma Linda University , and the other daughter works in intelligence in the Air Force . Mandi de Witte of Carpinteria High School in the Carpinteria ...

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  9. Leonard Transportation Center Explores Transportation FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Inland Empire California

    ... infrastructure solutions firm. The program, the last for this year, will take place on Nov. 13, at the Loma Linda University San Manuel Gateway College, right off the 215 freeway in San Bernardino. In this session, titled "The Future of ...

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  10. Loma Linda University and Mt. San Jacinto College Partner for Nursing Student TransfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Inland Empire California

    Above Photo: Dr. Ron Carter , Provost for Loma Linda University, shakes hands with Dr. Roger Schultz, Superintendent/President of Mt. San Jacinto College, on Oct. 30, 2018 after signing LLU's first transfer agreement with a public college.

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  11. Does the US discard too many transplantable kidneys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... at ASN Kidney Week 2018 October 23-October 28 at the San Diego Convention Center. Researchers at Loma Linda University Health found that kidney transplantation can be safely performed using organs testing positive for the hepatitis C virus (HCV) ...

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  12. Immediate Breast Reconstruction with Mastectomy Doesn't Negatively...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 24 | PRWeb

    A new study by researchers at Loma Linda University Health found that immediate breast reconstruction after mastectomy doesn't negatively affect patient outcomes. The finding could help ease the concerns of patients and physicians, many of whom have been unsure about the combined procedure compared to other options.

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  13. Nellie I. WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | The News-Review

    ... and married Joseph H. Williams in 1941, while he was attending medical school at what is now known as Loma Linda University. They lived in Montana, Arizona, and most recently in Roseburg, Oregon. She was an active member of the Roseburg Seventh-day ...

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  14. Healthy elders can consume walnuts without having negative impact on weight gain, finds studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Medical News

    Researchers at Loma Linda University Health found that walnuts can be incorporated into the daily diet of healthy elders without having a negative impact on weight gain or weight management. Their findings, published September 18 in the journal Nutrients , expand the knowledge of how nuts can affect the independently living, predominantly healthy, elderly cohort.

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  15. Alumni hope for a brighter future for Atlantic Union siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... hard for a merger with other Adventist schools," he said, referring to the attempted 2008 merger with Loma Linda University in California and 2011 merger with Washington Adventist University in Maryland. "Most of the (Seventh-day Adventist) unions ...

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  16. Ketamine can be considered as alternative to opioids for short-term pain control in EDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | Medical News

    ... patients," commented Steven M. Green, MD, professor of emergency medicine and residency director at Loma Linda University, California. Dr. Green's principal research interest has been on procedural sedation and analgesia, with numerous studies of ...

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  17. Ketamine is a safe, effective alternative to opioids in treating acute pain in the EDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... patients," commented Steven M. Green, MD, professor of emergency medicine and residency director at Loma Linda University, California. Dr. Green's principal research interest has been on procedural sedation and analgesia, with numerous studies of ...

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  18. HEDRICK, Willa H.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Dayton Daily News

    ... graduate education at Walla Walla University in the State of Washington. She finished her degree at Loma Linda University outside Los Angeles while her husband was in medical school. In later years, she received a Master's Degree in Education from ...

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  19. Loma Linda University Children's Hospital Foundation closing in on $360 million fundraising effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2018 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    An artist's rendering shows the expanded Loma Linda University Medical Center. The taller building will be 16 stories and serve adults, while the other tower will be nine stories and serve as the expanded Children's Hospital tower.

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  20. Loma Linda University faculty member returns home following tour in Kandahar, AfghanistanRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2018 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Dr. Nathan R. Wall presents Dr. Ronald L. Carter, right, provost of Loma Linda University, with an American flag that was flown Dec. 25, 2017, in Kandahar, Afghanistan. LOMA LINDA - Dr. Nathan R. Wall, associate professor and director of the graduate program in biochemistry at Loma Linda University School of Medicine, returned to his classroom Aug. 1, following a nine-month tour in Kandahar, Afghanistan, with the California Army National Guard's 40th Infantry Division in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel.

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