FDA Approves New Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Endari (L-glutamine oral powder) for patients age five years and older with sickle cell disease to reduce severe complications associated with the blood disorder.  “Endari is the first treatment approved for patients with sickle cell disease in almost 20 years,” said Richard Pazdur, M.D., acting director of the … More FDA Approves New Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease

Ancient Biblical Teachings Still Work Today

People appreciate simple, direct, common-sense solutions. At Samaritan Ministries International, one of the leading health care sharing ministries in America, a common-sense approach has been at the core of its mission for 22 years. “The simplicity of Samaritan’s options—as well as the simplicity of the biblical message that grounds the entire ministry and our more … More Ancient Biblical Teachings Still Work Today

Medical Community Weighs in on Health Care Sharing

When potential members are learning more about health care sharing ministries, they rely on many pieces of information, including costs, guidelines for sharing medical needs and testimonials from other members. But what does the medical community think of health care sharing? Samaritan Ministries International (samaritanministries.org), one of the largest health care sharing ministries in America, … More Medical Community Weighs in on Health Care Sharing

How To Become Your Own Patient Advocate And Unlock Your Power To Heal

Healthcare spending in the U.S. is estimated at more than $3 trillion and the changes in our healthcare system are drastically affecting the relationship between doctors and patients. In an effort to help provide a guide for patients facing everything from routine physicals to invasive medical procedures, Betsy Cohen’s ILLNESS TO WELLNESS gives you a … More How To Become Your Own Patient Advocate And Unlock Your Power To Heal