Georgia Hodgkin's research while affiliated with Loma Linda University and other places

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Purpose: To determine the effects of regular and diet lemonade upon urinary parameters affecting kidney stone formation. Methods: In this prospective blinded crossover study, 12 healthy participants consumed either 2 L of regular or diet lemonade daily while on a standardized low sodium moderate calcium diet. Twenty four-hour urine collections w...
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The emphasis on health ministry within the Seventh-day Adventist (SDA) movement led to the development of sanitariums in mid-nineteenth century America. These facilities, the most notable being in Battle Creek, Michigan, initiated the development of vegetarian foods, such as breakfast cereals and analogue meats. The SDA Church still operates a hand...

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... Urine aliquots were mixed with either HCl (for oxalate measurements) or with thymol (for all other assessments) and then stored at − 80 °C. Pre-meal (fasting) and the 3-h post-meal urinary samples were analyzed by Litholink Corporation (Chicago IL) 39,40 . In each urine sample, we measured calcium, chloride, creatinine, magnesium, sodium, potassium, phosphate, and ammonium concentrations by standard techniques by Beckman Synchron AU680 (Beckman Instruments, Brea CA), as described 40 ; pH was measured by glass electrode. ...
... On the other hand, the majority of the students (93.7%) are members of the SDA. is religious organization is known for promoting a healthy lifestyle, including physical activity, vegetarian diet, water consumption, among others, in its members [45]. Likewise, the Adventist lifestyle has been studied by different researchers, resulting in a large body of scientific literature that supports the global influence of SDA, mainly in diet [46]. In addition, all students of this university, regardless of their major, take the course "Health and Physical Culture I and II" in the first year of their degree. ...