Roxana’s RA Update - Feels Better Than Ever

August 20, 2018

We discuss how:

- In 2015 Roxana was diagnosed with very aggressive rheumatoid arthritis
- Doctors proposed her taking heavy drugs and she was very depressed about it
- Her husband found Clint's TEDx Talk and she started the Paddison Program with tremendously good results
- Now she's feeling better than ever without taking any conventional medicine
- She now lives a holistic life centered around a plant-based diet
- Yoga and other exercise play a key part of her wellbeing
- Her husband and kids give her extra motivation to keep following her lifestyle
- She is inspiring many others on Instragram with her account

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Selim is overcoming ankylosing spondylitis with the Paddison Program

August 13, 2018

We discuss how:

- Selim was diagnosed ankylosing spondylitis about a year ago
- He had severe pains and morning sickness and his CRP was very high
- After finding Clint's TEDx Talk, he started with the Paddison Program and switched his diet to more raw foods
- The pain was gone in the first couple of days of the initial cleanse portion of the Program
- A lot of journaling and cleansing within the Program proved to be a successful strategy
- He also had an episode of Uveitis and got rid of it in 9 days of cleansing
- Support from her girlfriend Gökcen was a key element of his recovery
- Selim is now able to work again and just recently ran a half marathon

Selim and Gökcen's blog and YouTube channel:
https://factastichealth.com/blog
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOL0WfRbQr364zUWtOpXOVw

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Vitamin B12 supplementation on a plant-based diet

July 31, 2018

We discuss how:

- Supplementation is recommended while on a plant-based diet
- Vitamin B12's absorption depends on the quality of the digestive system
- There are natural forms of Vitamin B12 available as supplements
- It's good practice to check Vitamin B12 levels occasionally

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Everyday injury prevention with RA

July 22, 2018

We discuss how:

- Carl is a Bio-Kineticist / exercise physiologist
- He's a specialist in injury prevention and best practices for everyday behavior
- He teaches how to move functionally and how to give joints good mobility
- Everyday movements like getting up off a chair or  toilet are examined
- Finding a functional position is crucial to a correct movement
- Specific exercises aimed at strengthening muscles can also greatly help in doing these movements
- Climbing stairs also can be approached with a correct functional movement
- Awareness and correct movement of knees, shoulders, elbows are key in all these situations

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Shondra is defeating psoriatic arthritis with the Paddison Program

July 17, 2018

We discuss how:

- Shondra was diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis in May 2017
- Symptoms started in late 2015, and went so bad that she wasn't able to write and could hardly walk
- She initially went to a naturopath and found she was anemic
- She ended doing surgery in December 2016 but things didn't get better
- After being diagnosed psoriatic arthritis she was put on methotrexate and Naproxen
- At the same time, she started the Paddison Program
- She became a member of the Paddison Program forum and found great support in it
- Now, 6 months have passed since Shondra has been off all medications and her pain is under control

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Kerry Anne has her life back with the Paddison Program for RA

July 9, 2018

We discuss how:

- Kerry Anne got a bowel infection in 2014 and was really sick
- She was given antibiotics for three months and that wiped her gut out
- She was diagnosed RA after a year and went on tons of medications
- Her Plaquenil and Methotrexate doses went up very quickly
- She was still feeling terrible so she started searching on the internet for a solution
- She found Clint's TED Talk and changed her diet completely
- She joined the Paddison Program about one year ago to reduce her Rheumatoid Arthritis symptoms
- After 7 days her heartburn went off completely
- Her family gave full support from day one
- She's now a very active member of the Paddison Program forum and helps many people with her example and advice

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Jackie has improved her RA and is now helping others

June 26, 2018

We discuss how:

- Jackie was on a lot of medications and couldn't even move
- After finding the Paddison Program, she significantly improved
- She has progressively reduced medications - Methotrexate down to 1/3 of the original dose
- She's back to her exercises, which are a great part of her discipline
- She's one of the founders of the Paddison Program Support group, which counts nearly 500 people
- She has also started a charity in the Isle of Man where she lives, to fight autoimmune arthritis
- Her charity event in a few weeks on the Isle of Man will feature several Paddison Program experts who will share how they overcome crippling illness

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Penina gets off medications and becomes pain free from Lupus

June 12, 2018

We discuss how:

- After being diagnosed Lupus Penina was on medication and feeling extreme pain
- She was put on Sulfasalazine and after a few months started having itchy skin as a side effect
- Looking at the other side effects she would have encountered down the road, she decided to try different approaches
- While searching information through the internet she found Clint's TED Talk and found great inspiration in it
- After a couple of hesitations she drastically changed her diet to the Paddison Program for Rheumatoid Arthritis and her pain was immediately reduced
- Her physician supported her in the process, because other patients did the same before with success
- She's now off Sulfasalazine and pain-free

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Julie is drug-free and pain-free with the Paddison Program

June 1, 2018

We discuss how:

- Julie developed rheumatoid arthritis a couple of years ago
- She had her first manifestation while on a trip, after going back home her blood values were all messed up
- She went on ibuprofen, panadine and cortisone injections for 5 weeks
- She started researching anti-inflammatory foods before being diagnosed in January 2017
- She switched to eating fruit and vegetables only, and after a week her pain was reduced by 60%
- After that, she was able to cut back on panadine and ibuprofen but went back to her normal diet
- The return of the symptoms made elastic supports necessary for walking
- Further research aimed at avoiding Methotrexate led her to the Paddison Program
- Within a week Julie got rid of the supports and her CRP dropped from 24 to 16 in 3 months

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Johanna is pain-free and drug-free with the Paddison Program

May 15, 2018

We discuss how:

- Johanna has been experiencing swellings and pain for 4 years
- She's been on Methotrexate, Sulfasalazine ,Prednisone and also Apremilast for about two years with tremendous side effects
- Within 2 years all other options failed and she started Enbrel, but it didn't bring any stable improvement
- In November 2017, just when she hit her all-time low, she found the Paddison Program
- Within 3 1/2 months her energy is back and she's pain-free and drug-free
- Here hair is grown back, after she lost about 40 percent of it due to Methotrexate
- Bikram Yoga has also turned out to be a great energy source
- She found great inspiration and support in the Program's material and community

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