Seventh-Day Adventists


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Seventh-Day Adventists

A branch of Protestantism founded by Ellen G White (1827–1915), which adheres to certain health-related guidelines. Seventh-Day Adventists abstain from alcohol and tobacco; consume a simple, strictly vegetarian diet; exercise; bathe regularly; and may use prayer instead of physicians, who are consulted when necessary.
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Attorneys on Tuesday filed a civil lawsuit seeking $5 million on behalf of a man who claims to have been molested in Lane County as a child by a Seventh-day Adventist Church youth group leader from Veneta who faced similar accusations involving young boys more than 30 years ago.
A 12-year study of 34,000 Seventh-day Adventists showed that they lived longer than other people - 6.
One study looked at the rate of coronary heart disease mortality among vegetarian Seventh-day Adventists and other SDAs who were not vegetarians.
Palmero, 35 and a father of two, experienced this treatment after agreeing in 2000 to be the medical director of the Seventh-day Adventist Cooper Hospital in Monrovia.
Today the Seventh-day Adventists constitute the largest millenarian body although they no longer set a specific date.
University, most of whom were Seventh-Day Adventists, and compared them with 2,832 male physicians graduated from the University of Southern California, most of whom were not Adventists.
4, at noon, in the College Church of Seventh-day Adventists, 337 Main St.
Nevada (US), May 31 (ANI): Hindu statesman Rajan Zed and Seventh-day Adventists are thinking to work together on issues of common interest.
The Seventh-day Adventists are vegetarians, and their hospitals have an extensive vegetarian menu.
Historical dictionary of the Seventh-Day Adventists.
Seventh-day Adventists believe that the Sabbath is a memorial to creation and a day of celebration.
There are more than 11 million Seventh-day Adventists worldwide, worshiping in more than 45,000 churches.