When medical needs arise in Romanian families, many are unable to afford treatments. To many people in other countries, medicines are precious gifts.
The single mother of these six-month-old twin girls sells lemons on the street to make ends meet. Her struggle to provide leaves the twins at risk of malnutrition. As a mother who cares deeply for her babies, she brought them to our clinic in Nicaragua where CAM staff provided vitamins to help keep the twins… Read more
Liberia has some of the worst health statistics in the world. One in ten children dies before his/her fifth birthday. Diseases like pneumonia and malaria claim lives daily. Some people even die from minor sicknesses like diarrhea or the flu. Sadly, the leading causes of death are often preventable. But for the average person who… Read more
When four-year-old Yeri first came to CAM’s Balm of Gilead clinic in Nicaragua, she was listless and could barely keep her eyes open. Her siblings, Yoselin and Yesner, were also sick.
Medicine and Nutrition for the Suffering With well-stocked medicine cabinets and easy access to doctors and hospitals, most of us in the United States find it hard to imagine life otherwise. But what is normal for us is rare in many parts of the world. For some, the nearest clinic is several days’ walk away…. Read more
Your gifts recently helped provide medicines for four remote villages in Liberia where medical care is nearly nonexistent. “The nearest clinic is several days’ walk away,” said one of our staff members in Liberia. “When you get sick, you just die.” A medical team from another mission, along with CAM’s medicine program director, flew in… Read more
Twin toddlers, Sally and Morris, both have fevers. Emmanuel dumped hot water on himself and sorely burned his skin. Eight-month-old Musu is severely malnourished. These are just a few of the cases seen at C.H. Rennie Hospital in Liberia. Here, needy patients receive quality medicines through CAM’s Medicines-for-Multitudes program. This program provides 40 clinics and… Read more
In a makeshift exam room in a remote little schoolhouse in Nicaragua, boys and girls, moms and dads, grandpas and grandmas came for checkups. Some needed blood pressure medication, others needed vitamins, and still others needed antibiotics for ear infections. A small rough road or a footbridge are the only ways to get to this… Read more
Eighty-year-old Ana Gonzalez walked for three hours, then bussed the final two hours to come to CAM’s Balm of Gilead Clinic in Nicaragua, a clinic supported by Medicines-for-Multitudes. She had bad sores due to poor circulation and complained of many aches and pains. At the clinic, the staff taught Ana’s granddaughter, who accompanied her, how… Read more
Eighty-one-year-old Maria Dedar is a Romanian widow who struggles with health problems. Maria, like many others, is in need of medicines. Her heart is weak, and she cannot walk. She is at the mercy of her neighbors to help her move from place to place. Recently Maria received LiquiVive vitamins from CAM. Because Maria is… Read more
Because you have opened your hearts to give, CAM has been able to ship free medicines to more than 500 medical outlets in various countries. One of these outlets is the Abundant Life Clinic in Honduras. People from Indian villages in surrounding areas walk several hours to the clinic to receive help for wounds, burns,… Read more