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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Angelika gets off NSAID’s with the Paddison Program For RA

April 24, 2018

We discuss how:

- Angelika got diagnosed with RA in 2001 and started taking medications
- She got a synovial cyst aspirated three times and injected with cortisone
- Her CRP was 89 and she had stiffness all over her body so she started taking ibuprofen and Advil
- She refused to go on Methotrexate and Plaquenil as later suggested
- She had continuous flare-ups and things were getting worse until November 2017
- Angelika found Clint's TED Talk while searching on the internet
- She started the Paddison Program for Rheumatoid Arthritis and eliminated much of her pain within days
- After a couple of weeks she's been able to come off Advil
- Angelika has also improved her thyroid function

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Enhancing fertility with Dr. Grey

April 20, 2018

We discuss how:

- Medications often prevent from being able to have children
- These drugs put a heavy load on certain organs related to fertility
- Dr. Grey has helped many couples restore the balance in their body and their fertility with that
- The liver plays an important role in this process and high levels of stress can interfere with its function
- Fertility and libido are closely tied together
- The emotional component is as important as the physical one and directly impacts on the liver, spleen and kidneys
- Diet, lifestyle and acupuncture can influence these factors and help balance the reproductive organs
- Both partners are involved and the health of each one can benefit the process

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From medication weakness to bike riding with Andy

April 8, 2018

We discuss how:

- Andy was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis about 10 years ago
- Medications were piling up severely affecting his strength
- A couple of years ago he found the Paddison Program online
- Now he has just completed a 110km cycle ride
- He's now off Plaquenil and anti-inflammatory drugs
- Biking is a great cardiovascular exercise for him
- Andy describes how he has made the Paddison Program work for him and how cycling has been the perfect partner for him and his healing

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