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Paddison Program for Optimal Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Autoimmune Diseases | Plant Based Diet and Health

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Paddison Program for Optimal Health, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Autoimmune Diseases | Plant Based Diet and Health




How Laura Has Resolved Her RA Inflammation Without Drugs

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Katy’s amazing 2 year update - less drugs, better life

Katy is back for her 2 year update! She has done phenomenally well in the past two years, building even further on the progress she made in her first year on the Paddison Program. [See her first episode here]. We discuss how: Paddison Program


Young Marcel is back to sports with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Marcel is 11 years old and has been diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis - Symptoms started about a year prior to his diagnosis with some pain in his jaw and his foot - Then pain spread to his finger joints and came to a point he couldn't hold a pen and write - He began the Paddison Program and after the initial cleanse, the very next day fingers felt a lot better - His mother Anna assisted him constantly and carefully prepared every step of the Program...


All about fixing knees with Carl Reader

We discuss how: - We have another chat with Carl, functional movement coach from South Africa - Through Skype calls he has helped many members of the Paddison Program Support - By looking at the actual movement in the video he provides suggestions on the correct exercises for each person - Moving the joints in the right way is crucial to their functionality and recovery - The amount and order of the exercises in a workout is another key factor - With rheumatoid arthritis, the focus has...


Musician Tunes Her Health With The Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Rheagan is a musician and has been dealing with inflammatory arthritis for about 10 years, without it having much impact on her life - One year ago, her left hand started swelling so much that she couldn't play her instrument - After having tried many different approaches she came across the Paddison Program and started it - After a couple of weeks she was able to play again, and it got better everyday - Her fingers are now completely pain-free and she can play how...


Gut Health And Probiotics With Dr. Jason Hawrelak

We discuss how: - Dr. Jason Hawrelak is the head of research at - He has focused his research on microbiome, probiotics, and everything to do with gut health - He became passionate about it because research was just at the tip of an iceberg when he started - In the last 20 years there's been an exceptional rise in the field - Now the link between gut health and autoimmune diseases has become accepted even in mainstream publications - Gut integrity and a healhty...


How Irina Overpowered Rheumatoid Arthritis with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Irina was 24 when she got diagnosed with RA - She started having severe pain in the hands and joints - She was immediately prescribed prednisone, then methotrexate and Plaquenil were added - The drug mix didn't sort much effect, and it was suggested she started biological treatment - At that point, she started searching for alternatives and found Clint's TedX talk - She started the Paddison Program and put herself on a plant-based diet - It's been two years now, and...


Gabriel is beating Psoriatic Arthritis with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - At the age of 16, after his father died, Gabriel started to have gut dysbiosis - He started to experience severe fatigue and stress response symptoms, nausea and so on - He started having scalp psoriasis, and over time he got diagnosed with psoriatic arthritis - His knees became the size of a softball and he started with prednisone - After a meeting with his rheumatologist he started AIP with good results - Doing a good amount of research on the internet he found the...


Janet celebrates a year off drugs with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Janet was diagnosed with RA after the birth of her first child - Because she wanted to have another child, she was put on prednisone - It worked well for alleviating the pain, but after the birth of her second child she eventually started with Methotrexate - As brain fog and tiredness increased, Janet tried a protein drink for more energy, but rashes came out and joints started flaring up - It turned out it was psoriasis, and she went on cutting proteins from her...


How Luc Is Beating JIA With The Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Jo's son was diagnosed with juvenile idiopathic arthritis when he was 13 - His knees were so heavily swollen he couldn't straighten his legs - After the diagnosis, Jo found that really heavy drug doses were the only official treatment - She then researched the internet and got to know the diet approach to arthritis - Jo and his son began trying many different plant-based diets but after months the symptoms got worse - She then found the Paddison Program and all the...


Yoga Therapy For Arthritis With Steffany Moonaz

We discuss how: - Steffany is a yoga therapist and researcher specializing in rheumatic diseases - She demonstrates in this episode lots of do-it-yourself exercises to relieve finger, hand and wrist pain - She has written a book called "Yoga Therapy For Arthritis" and has conducted pioneering research in the benefits of yoga for arthritis - Her research confirms Yoga can help with arthritis in a variety of ways - Yoga is currently built into many of the recommendations for safety...


Kim has dropped all medications with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Kim was diagnosed with RA in 2014 and put on methotrexate, Plaquenil and prednisolone - The drugs initially helped with reducing joint pain but in terms of side effects it was a nightmare - She then came to know that a colleague was effectively opposing Hashimoto with diet - She went on a sort of plant-based diet that helped reduce pain but only got to a point in drugs reduction - Then in November 2015 she found the Paddison Program and started it - The food...


How Shamiz Overcame Ulcerative Colitis

We discuss how: - In 2012 Shamiz started having digestive disorders while working in Japan - He went to the hospital and was put on drugs and antibiotics for several weeks - As the situation kept getting worse, dosages reached very high levels - When it was suggested a colon surgery, Shamiz and his mother started researching about alternatives and found a book about healing colitis with a raw food diet - In about six months he was able to recover and drop all medications and has been...


Jackie has massive progress against Rheumatoid Arthritis

We discuss how: - Jackie was first diagnosed with RA in 2016 and the pain was devastating - After a difficult diagnosing process she started methotrexate and Enbrel, and after 8 months things weren't changed much - In the next 6 months she went through some cumbersome insurance mechanisms and eventually was eligible for Rituxan - She started Rituxan infusions while dropping Enbrel and keeping methotrexate, and after a couple of months she was feeling better - In the meantime she found...


Alexander is getting off multiple drugs with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Following the Paddison Program, Alexander has been able to completely get off prednisolone and Plaquenil, and greatly reduce methotrexate - Alexander was 23 when he got the first symptoms of RA - During a trip to Europe he was always tired and had pain in his hands and feet - After the trip he started doing research on his own and identified the symptoms of RA - Following tests confirmed it, and the doctor suggested starting with methotrexate - After some weeks on...


Skylor is overcoming ankylosing spondylitis with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Skylor started having symptoms of Ankylosing Spondylitis four years ago - They were quite light initially, but progressively the pain became so high that he had to drop out of college - He needed painkillers to sleep, two or three times a night - He tried lots of possible remedies and was even considering spine surgery - Then one day he tried fasting, and had a 40 percent pain reduction overnight - A couple of months later he found the episode of the Paddison Podcast...


Ted is pain free on the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Ted has been diagnosed with RA in 2004 after an episode of acute knee pain - She immediately started methotrexate and prednisone at a very high dosage - The pain started also in the ankle, and several exams didn't shed light on the situation - Then she started Enbrel and it was a big relief compared to the previous levels of pain - But with the prolonged use came some infections as a side effect, and Ted started taking antibiotics - After stopping Enbrel for some...


Meet Ocean Robbins and his "31 Day Food Revolution"

We discuss how: - Ocean Robbins is the author of the newly released book "31 Day Food Revolution" - His Food Revolution Network advocates healthy eating to millions of people - His message is that food is the foundation of health but can also be the foundation of disease - Also crucial is the link between the food production system and climate change - The book combines knowledge with action by proposing 31 steps to health - It moves from an extensive research on more than 400...


How Judith Overpowered Ankylosing Spondylitis

We discuss how: - Judith had a very bad back pain during her pregnancy 9 years ago but managed it with exercise and physical therapy - After many years she took antibiotics for an ear infection and the pain came back along with an eye infection - Her eye doctor related it to ankylosing spondylitis and prescribed Prednisone drops directly in the eye - Her family doctor linked all the symptoms together and sent her to the rheumatologist, who gave her Humira right away - She found one of...


Bev has fully recovered from RA with the Paddison Program

We discuss how: - Bev got diagnosed with RA in the middle of her project to go to South Korea for work - She had very bad symptoms, to the point that it hurt when she was breathing - She took her first dose of drugs and the side effects were such that she started looking for holistic alternatives right after that - After three months of research on the internet she found Clint's TEDx Talk - After a year on the Paddison Program she was able to shift her fridge out of her apartment and...