Patient Stories

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Martha M. 2005 USA

“My story starts in 1993 just two months after I had buried my only son BJ. I was in a terrible depression and barely noticed the physical aches and pains that came on slowly. When”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Leslie 2005 USA

“I "had" rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Ever since I was diagnosed March 1999, I have been like a sponge, soaking up everything I could get my hands on about this disease. I wanted my health back.”

Dermatomyositis

Liesl (Lee) 2005 USA

“My story was featured in the RB Intercessor a few years ago... Liesl Dutro, Dermatomyositis currently 37 years of age. My first symptoms 6appeared in July of 1996 and I was diagnosed with Dermatomyositis in”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Susan 2005 USA

“Just wanted to update everyone on how I am doing after 13 months. I wrote a six month report on this list titled "my journey back". At that six month period I started to do”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Anita 2005

“I pursued AP treatment because I had no hope anywhere else, and I was dying. I was diagnosed with a severe case of RA when I was 19 years old, was started on aspirin, then”

Scleroderma

Richard 2005 USA

“October 1998 ,the first tip-off something wasn't good was that my blood pressure started to rise. A trip to my internist yielded blood pressure med .One month later ,I started to get big swelling in”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Kel 2004 AU

“The experts told my that I had a debilitating disease that would only get worse! I was bedridden and a wheelchair was a serious option. I insisted on AP therapy after reading the book and”

Scleroderma

Eric 2004 USA

“I stumbled on to this website months after my Mother had been diagnosed. She was in a bad way. It was so difficult to see her going through this. She had been to the usual”

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Alma 2004 USA

“I remember reading The Arthritis Breakthrough in my early 30s and just being in awe. It was a medical revelation to me! It was my new hope that I was going to actively pursue -”

Lupus, Dermatomyositis

Karen 2004 USA

“My purpose in writing this story is to discuss my autoimmune diseases and by telling my story hopefully offer you some inspiration. I am aware I can not use my Dr's name so I will”